Mood Boards & More Novel Planning | #amwriting #WIP

Besides writing out brief details in scenes and chapters, world building and writing up character profiles, I'm rediscovering other creative techniques that keep me focused on my stories. I'm sure I'm not the only writer who uses up a lot of creative resources to stay focused, my mind just works differently, but I figured I'd … Continue reading Mood Boards & More Novel Planning | #amwriting #WIP

Reading Infinite Jest | Katherine Gompert and Rough Notes

I've not revealed any major spoilers in this post, so when you read the pages listed below you can enjoy it fully. I've merely written up my ideas around this character from what I understand. I would love to see what others have said about her. It's still very early days as I read this … Continue reading Reading Infinite Jest | Katherine Gompert and Rough Notes

Reading Infinite Jest | Reading Challenge 2016

[SPOILERS] I’m reading a number of books at the moment, a large quantity for my classes, others for my own personal development and enjoyment, one of which is David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest. It’s one of the big books for one of my reading challenges set for this year, in fact you can read that short … Continue reading Reading Infinite Jest | Reading Challenge 2016

Characters Are Fresh, Right? | Writing Journal

Authors will state many times over that the outside world and their many experiences throughout life always inspire some aspect of their works or even the character traits they write about. Others will out-rightly write about actual people and the experience garnered from knowing them and only withholding their real names. Books like that are … Continue reading Characters Are Fresh, Right? | Writing Journal

My Top 5 Books of 2015 | 2015 Round-up #Books

This year was an intense year for reading. I managed to read a little over 80 books, and I’ve just started a few others. For those who don’t know me, I cannot read one book at a time. I’ve never been able to as my mind is overactive and strange; I get bored very quickly. … Continue reading My Top 5 Books of 2015 | 2015 Round-up #Books

Long Reads for 2016 | 2015 Round-up #CurrentlyReading #BookWishlist

I’m nearing the end of my degree so it means I can start to focus on what I like to call long reads. Books that are more than 500 pages long, that require me to spend time with them as of kindling an affair. Some of the books are ones I’m currently reading, whilst a … Continue reading Long Reads for 2016 | 2015 Round-up #CurrentlyReading #BookWishlist

Books I’m Studying + Reading [photo] | #ReadingList

I haven't blogged here in some time, but there may be an influx of posts I've written coming soon. I just need to edit them and see what happens. I'm focusing on my studies at the moment, and a volunteer internship at a lovely secondary school so my time is all over the place. Whilst … Continue reading Books I’m Studying + Reading [photo] | #ReadingList