Writing is Scary.

As I child I wished I could connect something to my head and beam my imagination onto paper. Unfortunately (fortunately!), there have been no such easy inventions. Writing is a hard task. How many times have I sat there quivering in front of that imposing, white screen? How many times have I tried to sit… Continue reading Writing is Scary.

Poetry · Writing

Storybird Poem #1- Survival Fades

Today I started experimenting with Storybird after reading about it on another writer's blog. I really like it, both in concept and in use. It's a great way to procrastinate (spent an hour on it today...) but also to be inspired and to get creative. I especially loved the fact that it  allowed me to write poetry,… Continue reading Storybird Poem #1- Survival Fades

Book Review · Fiction

Review: A Visit From The Goon Squad

Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs. With music pulsing on every page, A Visit from the Goon Squad is… Continue reading Review: A Visit From The Goon Squad