I know, 2017 was the equivalent of a foot stepping on lego. There were a bunch of nasty things on twitter, tonnes of discriminating and harmful comments on Goodreads, new rules from bookish websites excluding INTL bloggers amongst a lot of other things. Yes, even in terms of books, it was spine crackingly horrible. BUT… Continue reading 10 Reasons why 2017 was A Good Year for me as a Bookworm/Writer/Book Blogger (Let’s focus on the good things shall we?)
I DID IT! I WON! I DID THE THING! I WROTE A NOVEL! I WOULD NOW LIKE TO GO AND LIVE IN A HOBBIT HOLE AND NAP AND NEVER RETURN! I AM DEAD! POSSIBLY! ARRANGE MY FUNERAL! I don't think i am making any sense I don't know if I ever will again. RIP MY SANITY… Continue reading I won NaNoWriMo! + Q&A + What I Learned + Here are those Snippets You Demanded ft. a screaming, insane and extremely tired penguin (aka me)
SURPRISE! I'm talking about my writing! Which I hardly ever do. I haven't talked about my writing...in over a month? WHICH IS LIKE SCARY OKAY. But to be fair, I haven't been doing much writing. Yeah, I've been just frolicking about eating ice cream and climbing trees and eating blueberries whilst cracking eggs and flipping pancakes… Continue reading I Rave Endlessly about my NaNoWriMo Novel ( magical realism, darkness and Germany included) // Beautiful Books
"My writing sucks!" says every writer ever. Because we make jokes about how stupid our writing is. And we laugh at the number of words we've written. And we dismiss compliments about our work because we think they're lies. BECAUSE WE TELL OURSELVES WE ARE NOT GOOD WRITERS. WE PUT OURSELVES DOWN SO MUCH. WE DON'T… Continue reading 7 Steps to Loving Your own Writing (yes, it’s possible!!)
Can we just Appreciate the Amazing Alliteration up there? Thanks! AND OF COURSE, I AM A WRITER. I write. Like um..words and stuff. And i like stationery. So there. MY TWITTER BIO is words. See proof. So hello, i'm starting a mini writing series called 'IN AND INKSHELL' which is basically a writerly update thing.… Continue reading IN AN INKSHELL #1 // Strange Spellings, Sharing Scary Snippets & Sandwiches.