A year ago, I started a new blog because I was afraid that this one had become too personal. I wanted a fresh start. A platform that actually represented who I was at that point in my life. Graduating university was a life change I could never have prepared for, but it was also a … Continue reading Goodbye to Coffee Shop Dreams
Hey everyone, As the title so aptly suggests, I have a new blog! 'Writing Her Way,' is the new (and improved) version of this very blog, and I would be so pleased if you would go and give it a follow. If you liked my posts before (possibly years ago when I was more active … Continue reading My new blog is here!
Hello readers, I think it's only fair that I introduce myself again ... My name is Melis, and four years (and one day ago) I started a blog called 'Infinite Daydreamer,' which then became 'Coffee Shop Dreams.' Since seventeen year old me decided to take a leap of faith, I have written over two hundred … Continue reading Life Update: A fresh start and new blog
I've been wanting to write a post for a while, but inspiration hadn't quite struck, and quite frankly, being on the final stretch of my degree and wanting to finish (FINALLY FINISH) my book, has left me with little time left to spare. But nevertheless, here I am once again. I could apologise for another … Continue reading Updates, Changes and My Jumbled Thoughts
Every year, I set myself the same goals. Write more, achieve more, and get out of your comfort zone. And every year I let myself down. It doesn't matter that I finish another draft of my book, achieve good grades, and push myself too much. It doesn't matter that I forget about self-care. I still … Continue reading Life Update: I forgot about self-care…again.
The clock turned midnight, and I was relieved to say goodbye to 2017. It was the year that changed so much, and in many ways, changed me alongside it. So, this is a post for the hopeful. The ones who dream too often, and believe that, no matter how difficult life may get, there will … Continue reading Goodbye 2017…Dear 2018
I can’t remember the last time I sat down, laptop at the ready, with the intent to write posts all day. I’ve written assignments, notes and reminders. I’ve compiled emails, tweets, and texts. But I haven’t blogged, or edited my book for what feels like forever. And here’s why... I started taking writing seriously age … Continue reading The art of living without writing creatively…