Hey guys! It is currently November, also known in the writing community as National Novel Writing Month, wherein writers attempt to write 1,667 words per day, to end up with 50,000 by the end of the month. In other news, I'm exhausted and very stressed. My work in progress currently has 17,162 words as of … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Update
Hey everyone! So, I know I've been absolutely awful at remembering to update this blog, and I do promise that I'm trying to do better about it. The next post I upload will be writing-related, I swear. But I just need to tell you about something that's been sort of dominating my life for the … Continue reading Announcement time
Hey guys! This isn't gonna be a very long post; I just wanted to apologise for the accidental hiatus that I took from the blog. I was having a really rough time mentally and writing-wise, and then I went away for a few weeks and had very limited internet access. The point is, I'm back … Continue reading Impromptu hiatus– status update
Welp. The AHCA (better known as TrumpCare) passed the House. What the hell are we supposed to do now?
I was originally going to call this post "Lee is always depressed and anxious and crying and a complete useless wreck who wants to die," but that title was too long. So instead, I decided to keep it pretty simple. Stress! What's more relatable than being stressed? What author hasn't experienced the nail-biting, lip-chewing, lying-awake-at-night-staring-at-the-ceiling-in-a-panic … Continue reading Stress
There's been a lot of talk in the writing community in particular and the world in general about how to keep going when things get miserable and the world as we know it starts to crumble against the repeated assaults of authoritarian fascism and the increasing courage of racist, misogynistic bigots. (Yes, I'm one of … Continue reading Keeping Going
This piece is going to be a little more intense and a little less polished than I usually like to make my posts, but I think this is something that it's important to talk about. It's also going to be talking a lot about my personal experience in specifically history classes, and the way white privilege influences … Continue reading Learning “History”
I mean, it's not like there's anyone who reads my blog to care, but I'm back from my one-month hiatus that I forgot to publish the post telling you all about. I'll be back with another proper post soon. Thanks to anyone who stuck with me, and whatever happens, just keep writing.