Writing Tips

Three Ways to Improve the Romance in Your Novel… From a Non-romantic Writer

Elaborate title, right? If you couldn't already guess, I'm not a huge fan of romance. Sure, I love a good ship, I will melt a little during an adorable scene, and occasionally I won't roll my eyes at a "first kiss." But the thing is, romance in books today is sadly lacking in quality. Instead… Continue reading Three Ways to Improve the Romance in Your Novel… From a Non-romantic Writer

My Writing

Why I’ve Lost My Interest in Reading

These past few months have been rough. Between school, work, and trying to fit in a social life, reading has become practically nonexistent. I find this sad, as reading used to always be what cheered me up. So, what happened? First, I'm just too busy. I never thought I'd ever say that, but it's true.… Continue reading Why I’ve Lost My Interest in Reading

reviews

The Deceiver’s Heart: A Review

This... this is a good book. My head is still reeling from all of the plot twists and love that I have for these precious characters. Jennifer A. Nielsen has a way with words, a true gift. She uses emotion so well that I can't help but dread scenes, have my heart racing in others,… Continue reading The Deceiver’s Heart: A Review

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Fawkes: A Review

After practically a month of reading this, I am done! Since I usually only take a day to read a book, this should tell you quite a bit about what I thought. Thomas Fawkes is the main character but I just could not connect with him. There was nothing about him that set him apart… Continue reading Fawkes: A Review

My Writing, Writing Tips

Prioritizing Writing Despite Stress and Life

I'll be honest, I'm terrible when it comes to organizing my time and life. I let the things I care about the most get pushed to the side in my zealous pursuit of success in life. But, success isn't always everything. Far too many times I've missed out on a wonderful memory because I wasn't… Continue reading Prioritizing Writing Despite Stress and Life

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Throne of Glass: A Review

Oh dear... this is going to be fun. Throne of Glass is the first book in the Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas. A series that is surprisingly quite popular, actually. We first begin with Celaena (our protagonist) being taken away from her prison and brought to the castle. We find out she… Continue reading Throne of Glass: A Review

My Writing, Poetry

Poem Plus Cover Reveal Date!

Do not steal or copy. Created by Oceane McAllister. Hey all! I'm extremely excited to share that a cover reveal will be coming your way soon! Crown of Roses' publication keeps drawing nearer, and I'm beyond thrilled! *cue squeals* Okay, so I know that if you're reading this, you're at least mildly interested in the… Continue reading Poem Plus Cover Reveal Date!