#Blogbattle – The Journey

The Journey Her heart raced with the train along the tracks. Music gave her a sphere, a bubble of her own, flooding her brain through tiny rubber buds in her ears. It didn’t push all the anxiety out though, it didn’t keep all her fear out. Trees and bushes blurred …

Words & Thoughts – Week 32 & 33

Weekly thought & writing update. Words Honestly, writing has taken a backseat again the last two weeks. Other things have taken priority. Which is frustrating, but also life. I think my problem is that I haven’t really been prioritising my writing/editing. I’ve been unsure exactly what to prioritise this summer. …

Words & Thoughts – Week 31

Weekly thought & writing update.  Words I am currently editing Into the Unknown, and I’ve decided to not use wordcount to measure my progress – I’m working in a bit of a confused manner at the moment, so I’m not going to try to explain here, but I’m finding that …

July 2018 Wrap-up!

Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it. ~Russel Baker July…has been a heatwave. And I have changed my mind- I like the winter better than the summer when the summer is 30 degrees Celsius! It has been incredibly difficult to get anything done. My …

Words & Thoughts – Week 30

Weekly thought & writing update.  Words I’ve written. I’ve been writing Into the Unknown, and I’ve finished the section of editing I was working on.  It’s all too complicated to try and explain, to be honest, but I have learned a lot this week about editing, and started to find …

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

“It’s turtles all the way…down…You’re trying to find the turtle at the bottom of the pile, but that’s not how it works.” ~ Turtles All The Way Down, John Green Turtles All The Way Down is a novel about friendship, growing up, and how a girl with (sometimes severe) OCD …

Words & Thoughts – Week 29

Weekly thought & writing update. Words I’ve been writing. Not as much as I wanted, but I’m battling stress and an unusually hot British summertime. I just don’t understand how this heat is happening in this country. How? Why? How? 😓 I’ve been writing in a notebook, which is a …

Words & Thoughts – Week 27 & 28

Weekly thought & writing update. Words The past two weeks have not gone to plan. I’ve done some work on Into the Unknown, but I’m having doubts about the path I’ve taken with it, and life-related exhaustion has happened. I decided to move Into the Unknown from third person POV …

June 2018 Wrap-up!

June has been a stressful month. A lot of assignments to complete, and the adjustment in my schedule due to finishing college. I’m slowly getting back into writing, and planning my summer activities. I’m feeling the need for change, and a strong pull in the direction of writing and creating …

Words & Thoughts – Week 26

Weekly thought & writing update.  Words I’ve done some writing. Bad days and good days. I am making progress with Into the Unknown. It’s an easier story to think about and write when I’m not feeling very motivated. I’ve done a couple of flash pieces, but they haven’t made it …