The Importance of Stories

I was raised with a love of stories. Story time was my absolute favorite time of the day when I was small, and when I learned to read, I was the kid who always had her nose stuck in a book. When I learned to write, I started writing my own stories, and I never […]

Writing Prompt

Like any other art, craft, or sport, with writing, practice makes perfect. Artists hone their craft by sketching or doodling, sports players run drills when they practice, but not many newer writers think much on how to practice and perfect their art. The way writers practice is through writing prompts. The main purpose of a […]

Writing as Magic

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” Robin Williams Reading and writing have been important to me from a young age. I started teaching myself to read when I was about two. My first brother was born, and my parents didn’t have time to read to me, which was […]

Using a Planner for Magic

A few years ago, my friend gifted me with something called a Passion Planner. Initially, I was a little skeptical. I hadn’t used a planner since I was in school, and even then, I didn’t use it much. I had trouble keeping up with them, and eventually I stopped using them altogether. I don’t know […]

Having a Writing Circle

A lot of people, many writers included, ar eunder the impression that writing is a solitary activity. Especially with the novel coronavirus situation getting more serious, I’ve seen a few people joking about how they’re going to get so much writing done now that the CDC is recommending social distancing (Let’s be honest though; none […]