How Journalism Gets Censored: The Tale of My College Newspaper’s Cancellation

(Before I dive in: see that adorable avatar to the left there? I had it commissioned by artist Charlavail, and I’m so obsessed with it that I decided to make it a permanent fixture in my blog posts. You should see it at the top of my posts from now on!) To state the obvious:… Continue reading How Journalism Gets Censored: The Tale of My College Newspaper’s Cancellation

Why You’ve Been Hearing Nothing But Crickets From Me

Hey readers! I just wanted to give you lovely people a quick update about why I seem to have completely vanished from my blog (I’m sad whenever I remember I haven’t written a blog post since February). I spent a month after writing myΒ FrozenΒ post editing my third novel until it was in fine enough condition… Continue reading Why You’ve Been Hearing Nothing But Crickets From Me

Classic and Contemporary Novels: How Both Can Improve Your Writing

A while ago, I wrote what I now consider to be a very naive postΒ about how I am at a disadvantage in the literary industry because I love to read classics, and my novels are consequently influenced by them. I couldn’t understand what the literary world had against archaic language, flowery descriptions, and novels that… Continue reading Classic and Contemporary Novels: How Both Can Improve Your Writing