Dear my future beta reader, It’s time for you to read the book that I’m still editing. I could maybe wait a bit longer, finish this entire draft first, but I’ve spent too long keeping this story to myself. I need feedback. Constructive, honest, and encouraging feedback. The king of feedback that will let me… Continue reading Hello, my future beta reader…
Blogging had once came so easily to me. I had the creativity, and the overactive imagination, to write weekly, or at least regularly. I would be sat waiting for the bus, or mindlessly flicking through the TV channels, and then an idea would spark in my mind. An idea that would result in me typing… Continue reading The words that I cannot find.
Recently, social media has been filled with a constant series of bad news. However, although it can’t fix the heartache that has been caused during the past few weeks, I hope that this post can be a light within the darkness. *Drum roll* Issue 8 of Scrittura has been officially released today! Although previous publications… Continue reading Scrittura literary magazine: Issue 8
I’m a feminist, and I hope that if you’ve taken the time out of your day to read this post,then you are too. It will come as no surprise, considering the success of the women’s marches just a few months ago, that a new feminist wave is on its way. Being an English student who… Continue reading Being a Feminist.
In a world full of rejection, small successes, and dare I say, a bit of good luck, are hard to find. Yet, here I am, ready to tell you all that I have recently been blessed with both. For as of right now, I am the new social media assistant for the Scrittura online magazine!… Continue reading Small successes and a bit of good luck.
Yesterday, whilst listening to a random, “Concentration inducing” playlist on Spotify, I decided to write an impromptu post. It was about perspective, and the perspective in which we choose to have throughout our lives. The kind of perspective that had been inspired by my latest read, which got me thinking, why have I been neglecting… Continue reading Writing update: Editing and…self – doubt
Life is all about perspective. It’s about seeing the good through the bad, like the small patch of sunlight that makes itself visible on a cloudy day. It’s about appreciating the small things, and overlooking the moments that it cannot do well to dwell on. It’s about more than the number of likes you receive… Continue reading It’s all about perspective