Writing Hesitations: Making the New Year Your Own

Looking to make 2018 a banner year for your writing career? So am I. However, there are a lot of us who are hesitant when it comes to making changes in the new year. Whether you’re looking to write a novel or want to break free from the 9-to-5 corporate rat race, there is a degree of uneasiness when it comes to putting yourself out there.

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Defiant Souls: Mom’s First Book Published by Black Rose

As of October 12, 2017, my mom’s first book, “Defiant Souls” was available for purchase. This is now the second member of my family who has a booked published. And I am still waiting for Angela to finish her trilogy – ahem. Although I am happy for my mom, it depresses me in a way. It lends credence to my own laziness and how I am nowhere near where I wanted to be in life.

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Keeping the Momentum After Publishing a New Part of “VII”

After seven months, I finally finished a seven page story to add to my Wattpad novella, “VII.” To be perfectly honest, I am a bit disappointed in myself. However, I’m not going to let the disappointment slow down my momentum. I’ve learned a lot about myself as a writer over this past year, and I hope to put what I’ve learned to good use.

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