Planner or Pantser?
I was recently going through Limyaael’s Rants (which I highly suggest to anyone who is interested in writing) and came across one about writing without an outline. Which, of course, made me think about planning versus pantsing when writing. For anyone who… View Post
A Day In The Life: Photo Edition
Pay Sites: Yay or Nay?
This question was brought on by the fact that 750words.com is soon to become a pay site. Which means that people who used 750words because it was a free service will no longer be able to. Granted it will only cost $5 a month to use but ,for some people,… View Post
If Life Was Fair
If life was fair, everyone would achieve their goals. No one would live an unfulfilled life. If life was fair, no one would know the harshness of abandonment. No one would feel unloved or unappreciated. If life was fair, all travelers would return home to… View Post
Never Good Enough (Or Turning Off The Inner...
Many great ideas have been lost because the people who had them could not stand being laughed at. ~ Unknown ~ I always have a difficult time with my writing because I always find imperfections. Ever since I was a young child I have tried to obtain… View Post
As stated in a previous post, I recently put off writing because of some things which have come up in my life. One of those things was a move across the country. I drove approximately 5000km from PEI to Alberta in order to start fresh. There were a lot of… View Post
The Procrastination Curse
Lately I’ve found that I’ve had to remind myself that, no matter how hard I try, I am not perfect. I am human. I make mistakes. Sometimes, I put things off or do them less than perfect. But what I have to keep reminding myself is that imperfection is… View Post shared via WordPress.com
No More LiveJournal Updates
In a sad turn of events, I have decided to no longer update my livejournal. I found that, when I have my comments open, I get a lot of spam. I did toy with the idea of just closing off comments but I want everyone who reads my works to be able to comment… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Haikus inspired by D&D
Haikus inspired by D&D While at work one day, I decided to work on my D&D character. I then started to write a few lines and ended up with some haikus. Dragon takes a nap Trolls decide to ambush camp Grr grumpy dragon Click here to read more. View Post shared via WordPress.com
In order to get myself back into the habit of writing every day, I have signed up for a writing website called 750 words. This website challenges writers to write at least 750 words every day. Unlike a blog or a personal website, 750 words does not post… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Bonus Update: I found an old piece of writing
I decided to sort through some of my writing stuff today and I found this little noir gem. Originally I had planned to do more with this piece but, as usual, that didn’t happen. Maybe I will get back to this piece someday and expand on it. Until then, you… View Post shared via WordPress.com
A Prologue... Of Sorts
I’ve decided to post the prologue that I wrote for my novel “Bringing the Dawn”. Normally I don’t post anything to the public that I’ve written for my novel. However, I’ve recently decided to delete the prologue from the manuscript because it adds nothing… View Post shared via WordPress.com
New Piece of Writing!
It feels like forever since I last posted a piece of my writing. I wish I could say that is hasn’t been that long but my last posted writing was almost a year ago. I feel ashamed. I could blame school or work, maybe even friends and family; but I think we… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Minecraft Is Sabotaging Me!
I realize that I haven’t updated my LiveJournal for awhile and it has already been a week since I last updated my WordPress. But in my defense, MineCraft is sabotaging my efforts to write and update. It’s true. Every time I sit down at my computer with… View Post shared via WordPress.com
Life has still not calmed down. If anything, it is just as crazy as before only in a different way. But, then again, aren’t the holidays crazy for everyone? There are family potlucks, wrapping presents, decorating, and all that cooking. It’s a crazy time of year but it’s also an amazing time of year. I will admit that I did get some writing done and I even managed to read a few...
I get my new computer either today or tomorrow! I am so excited. Also there is a new Espresso Bar/Coffee Shop in S’side. And so far I love it. Real espresso drinks are LOVE. Capital letters definitely required for emphasis. So I am currently here journalling until Encounter tonight. Now I am going to leave you with a picture of my lovely drink and journal. Take care, A. P. Posted via...
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