When we hold each other, in the darkness, it doesn’t make the darkness go away. The bad things are still out there. The nightmares still walking. When we hold each other we feel not safe, but better. ‘It’s all right,’… Read more

When we hold each other, in the darkness, it doesn’t make the darkness go away. The bad things are still out there. The nightmares still walking. When we hold each other we feel not safe, but better. ‘It’s all right,’… Read more

You can’t fix a blank page. Nora Roberts

You can’t fix a blank page. Nora Roberts

coolthingoftheday: coolthingoftheday: In India’s Thar Desert, nomads rely so much on camels for survival that the animals are revered. Livestock owners take great pride in their camels, carving intricate patterns in their fur. I’M ACTUALLY SO GLAD THAT THIS POST IS… Read more

coolthingoftheday: coolthingoftheday: In India’s Thar Desert, nomads rely so much on camels for survival that the animals are revered. Livestock owners take great pride in their camels, carving intricate patterns in their fur. I’M ACTUALLY SO GLAD THAT THIS POST IS… Read more

“An effective story grabs your gut, tightens your throat, makes your heart race and your lungs pump, brings tears to your eyes or an explosion of laughter to your lips.” ~Christopher Vogler -LiteraryLightbox.com

“An effective story grabs your gut, tightens your throat, makes your heart race and your lungs pump, brings tears to your eyes or an explosion of laughter to your lips.” ~Christopher Vogler -LiteraryLightbox.com

Rapid Prompt

Last minute

Rapid Prompt

Last minute

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work. Stephen King (via writerniche)

Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work. Stephen King (via writerniche)

Prompt – 9/19/16

writeodome: Write a piece in which something is falsely attributed to a major character.

Prompt – 9/19/16

writeodome: Write a piece in which something is falsely attributed to a major character.

Rapid Prompt

Twisted braids

Rapid Prompt

Twisted braids

I’m writing a NA romance, and I just realized I may be straining to meet the requirements of the Bechdel test. I have several female characters, including my protagonist, but so much of the plot revolves around her relationship with men. Do you have any tips? Should I maybe add an unrelated subplot?

fixyourwritinghabits: You must remember that the Bechdel test is not the height of everything and on top of that you are writing a romance, where your main focus is going to be on said romance. In order to meet the… Read moreI’m writing a NA romance, and I just realized I may be straining to meet the requirements of the Bechdel test. I have several female characters, including my protagonist, but so much of the plot revolves around her relationship with men. Do you have any tips? Should I maybe add an unrelated subplot?

I’m writing a NA romance, and I just realized I may be straining to meet the requirements of the Bechdel test. I have several female characters, including my protagonist, but so much of the plot revolves around her relationship with men. Do you have any tips? Should I maybe add an unrelated subplot?

fixyourwritinghabits: You must remember that the Bechdel test is not the height of everything and on top of that you are writing a romance, where your main focus is going to be on said romance. In order to meet the… Read moreI’m writing a NA romance, and I just realized I may be straining to meet the requirements of the Bechdel test. I have several female characters, including my protagonist, but so much of the plot revolves around her relationship with men. Do you have any tips? Should I maybe add an unrelated subplot?

feather-set: crayonsandrum: feather-set: Feather-set’s “No More Self-Harm!” Altoids Tin Kit! Due to the depression I previously mentioned, I’ve also had to deal with the overwhelming urges to self-harm. Since I don’t want to do that, and I want to make kits… Read more

feather-set: crayonsandrum: feather-set: Feather-set’s “No More Self-Harm!” Altoids Tin Kit! Due to the depression I previously mentioned, I’ve also had to deal with the overwhelming urges to self-harm. Since I don’t want to do that, and I want to make kits… Read more