Late Post, and an Absence

Posting super late today. Given how much I am working (around 10 hours a day), I just haven’t had time to develop as a writer or reader, think of topics, and keep up with blogging. So unfortunately I will be […]

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Ink Links Roundup

Ink Links Roundup

Having passed that tipping point of 30 years, and having been that child who at seven thought she was already too old to start some things, Melissa occasionally needs this reminder that she’s not “too late” to become a successful […]

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NaNoWriMo Check-In: Weeks 2-3ish

NaNoWriMo Check-In: Weeks 2-3ish

From Kathleen: a status report! I’ve fallen behind! I was doing pretty well until Day 13, when I didn’t quite make the word count. After that, I compounded things by not adding to my novel for the next 6 days. […]

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Brain Food Shortage

Brain Food Shortage

If you’ve been reading my posts regularly since, well, January really, you’ll have seen a trend of tiredness and lack of focus. Both have been chronic issues most of my life, but this year I am really feeling them. With my […]

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I just want to write!

I just want to write!

Naturally, when one doesn’t have time to write, all one thinks about is writing. I just want to write. Work two jobs is killer, especially when you’re low on funds so you know you need to work lots (yay parental […]

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Ink Links Roundup – Wattpad, Writing as Resistance

Ink Links Roundup – Wattpad, Writing as Resistance

Publishing Perspectives writes up a great overview of Wattpad platform here. If you’ve been thinking about diving in (like Kate has pondered), check it out. — A gorgeous piece of writing by Dimas Ilaw called The Shape of the Darkness […]

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