Literacy Lunacy: Sally Green’s Half Bad

Back when I was still working at a book store, my mom sent me a text with an article attached. She was asking if I had heard about the book mentioned in the article and I hadn't. Skimming through, the piece raved about how Half Bad was the next Harry Potter. I rolled my eyes…

Advertisements

Once More, But With Meaning

Like any and every one else, I wondered what my voaction is while here on our planet. As any normal human being, it took me some time to realize it's been right in my face the whole time. I've always wanted to be a writer, even before it struck me I was doing it. It…

JuNoWriMo 2017

As I do every year since I learned about it, I participated in in JuNoWriMo. My first year, I didn't finish. My second year, I gave birth to my son so I tapped out midway. My third year, I was trying to balance being a mom and writing. This year, I started off horribly lazy.…

Dream a Little

Having dreams and goals gives a different sens of meaning to or existence. They make us each unique and give us a reason to thrive. n the last few weeks, I'd thought about my goals and dreams and what defines me. I love writing and I'm obsessed with anime. It's always been my biggest dream…

To Fail is to Succeed

Success and failure are a part of life. They're how e learn to do anything and everything. Don't believe me? Then I guess you were born already walking and talking. So often, we confuse success and failure with winning and losing. To me, success is about perfecting a new skill or ability. It's about being…