Writing Tips and Prompts

November 2017 Writing Prompts (and Some NaNoWriMo Joy)

November is upon us, my friends, and that means it’s time for NaNoWriMo. What is NaNoWriMo, you (probably aren’t) ask(ing because you’ve done it a million times before but just bear with me)? THE H*CKIN’ BEST THING EVER. National Novel-Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is…well, exactly what it sounds like. You write a 50,000-word novel in a […]

10 English Class Books That I Actually Liked

I was never all that crazy about English class. Which is a weird thing to say, because: I love reading. I love writing. I have a favorite literary device (Chekhov’s gun) AND a favorite grammatical device (zeguma). When I realized that Beth and Winnie were foils I actually screamed with excitement. But English class was […]

September 2017 Writing Prompts

Thirty new creative writing prompts that I probably won't get to try out because I'm preparing to move to London and start grad school. Oh, well.

What? More writing prompts? But I just posted August’s batch last week! Well, I am, as my beloved Georgia Nicolson would say, “filled with magnanimosity. And creativitosity. Which is not an easy thing to say, let me tell you.” Enjoy!

July 2017 Writing Prompts

So, maybe you’ve noticed (hopefully you’ve noticed!) that I wasn’t around AT ALL last week, because…I was on vacation! It was W O N D E R F U L. I ignored the Internet completely. I ate more chocolate bars, fries, and ice creams in seven days than I have in the past six months. […]