Writing

Posts about writing, blogging, storytelling, reading books, things I've learned, things I struggle with, things that bring me joy

  • 5 Struggles of starting your first blog

    So I want to write about a couple things. Frustrating things. Specifically, frustrating things about starting a blog, when you have zero experience with starting a blog. I have...

  • My (so far) one-sided conversation with John Green

    In an my earlier post, I wrote that writing keeps the dementors away. I'm definitely not the first one to ever say this, nor will I be the last. "I can shake of everything as I write; my sorrows disappear,…

  • Reading other blogs

    In case you couldn’t already tell, I don’t actually read a lot of blogs myself. Correction, no blogs. I currently follow...

  • Quantity over quality

    I'm going for quantity over quality. Another faux pas I'm sure, but stick with me here, I have reasons. I want to ...

  • Find your niche!

    What’s this blog to be about? You’re not going to just write about "things that happen to you" and boring stuff like that, right? Or about "Interesting things you’ve noticed”. No, I won’t. Or I mean - I might. Maybe.…

  • When someone follows your advice (surprisingly)

    People keep telling me, I mean it, for years people have been telling me, that I should start a blog. I don't wanna start a blog. You start a blog. I want to write stories. Stories about far away lands,…