Having woken up late, and then attended uni, I am yet to reach my daily word count. However, I did write a spontaneous blog post last night, which is something I haven't done in a while. In keeping with my previous 'self-care' post, I'm not going to think of this as a failure. I'm a … Continue reading The editing diaries…day 2
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.
Having spent the majority of the day outside...of the house, drinking coffee and catching up with a friend, it's no surprise that I didn't get any words written after lunch. Luckily, I did get some written last night, and when the clock turned midnight, I was still writing! So, I'm counting that as a small … Continue reading The editing diaries…day 1
Hello, It's been a long time since I posted consistent content on here, so I thought I'd introduce myself. My name is Melis. I'm a 21 year old aspiring author and I graduate in summer 2018. I study English with creative writing, and since I was sixteen, I've been working on a book titled, 'The … Continue reading The editing diaries…
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
Hi everyone, If you have time, I'd really appreciate you checking out my first vlog! Sorry for the lack of posts recently, but university life has been really busy. I hope you're all well. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=hcVO0IR9RD4 Until next time keep dreaming x
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…