Only yesterday I received word that the writer of this blog has been on leave for several weeks now, and will not be returning for several weeks more. Naturally when I heard that, I was greatly distressed at her ill timing. After all, she has followers! I have students! Their thirst for knowledge must be … Continue reading Making Readers Cry, Lesson III: Cookie Cutters and “Cinnamon Rolls”
Hiiiiii ya folksies! Here I am in the middle of hiatus and surprising you all with a cover reveal. *gasp* Yes well, do you want to know why it's justified to break my routine just now? Because it's a cover reveal for her new book, The Divided Nation. *cough* I may or may not be … Continue reading The Divided Nation by Angela R. Watts~ Cover Reveal!
Today was a crazy day. Today, school ended. In any other year of my life, that would be a pretty normal thing. I certainly wouldn't be writing a post about it or... feeling depressed in any way. (I'm not exactly depressed now, but... you know. I'm just kind of... yeah, okay, maybe I am a … Continue reading Apologies, Endings, Memories, and Beginnings
Hey peoples! Today I'm here to share a secret about a matter most passionate to me in writing. Worldbuilding. I've loved fantasy since forever. Narnia was literally my childhood, friends. My imaginary passport for fiction worlds (hey, that's an idea...) is stamped with passages to Wonderland, Neverland, Oz, and too many others to count. And … Continue reading Fantasy Writing Tip #1000: Know What You’re Doing with Monarchies and Leaders
Hi folksies! Today is Saturday, which is a pretty good day (so far). It also means that I can take a break from writing deep, thoughtful posts and give y'all a book review on a fantabulistic Snow White retelling. You guys all know how much I love fairytales and stuff that come with it-- including … Continue reading Book Review: Show of Wonders by Cela Day