paper and blood // hemingway's philosophy & my ideal writing mindset

Hey y'all! Hemingway is quoted to saying, "There is nothing to writing; all you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed." For a while, I wasn't sure I agreed with this principle. After all, there is way more to writing than that, right? There has to be more... surely... However, my thoughts on … Continue reading paper and blood // hemingway's philosophy & my ideal writing mindset

awfully big adventure // dying to self and learning to live for Him in the moment

Hey y'all! Sorry this isn't being posted at the usual time! I was writing it last night but then decided me sleeping was more important than me finishing on time. Buckle up, it's a long post today! Big things have come to pass since the last time we talked! As you may have picked up … Continue reading awfully big adventure // dying to self and learning to live for Him in the moment

nostalgic for something undiscovered // a feeling i can’t put into words and andrew peterson’s new book

Hey y'all! I don't know about you, but this past week was something else. Not in a particular good way, it was literally just something else. This feeling could be compared to going over the big hill on a roller coaster, knowing the "easy part" is behind you, and knowing that if you try to … Continue reading nostalgic for something undiscovered // a feeling i can’t put into words and andrew peterson’s new book

character development // how jaxen and the writer are doing

Hey y'all! I read something recently that really spoke to me. I went and dug it up because I think it's important for today. Every good writer knows that the characters they create have a certain extension of themselves written into them. What I wanted to explore today was how my characters have grown since … Continue reading character development // how jaxen and the writer are doing