I’m a failure.

We’re not supposed to do it. I know that. I can’t help it though. Every time I look at someone else who does the same thing I’m doing, I can’t help but pull up my comparison sheet and start nitpicking. They are better at writing. They have more views, more claps, more...

Why I Keep Writing

I honestly think a job in the creative field is one of the most challenging careers you can aspire to have. To work as an artist, you have to have the ability to turn your creativity on and off like a tap. Until you develop that tap system, you have to force yourself...

How to Stop Your Novel From Sagging.

I always found it challenging to come up with the middle to any of my stories. I would know the beginning, and I would see the ending, but getting characters from A-B was tricky. I knew everything about how my character needed to develop by the end of the book. I knew...

Invitation to Poetry – Mihai Brinas

  Brinas explores music, nature and love as the main themes within his poetry. The overall sentiment of the pieces is easy to understand, but there is depth if a reader wants to uncover more about a poem. For me this book was missing some crucial elements, the...

Veronika Decides to Die – Paulo Coelho

“People only allow themselves the luxury of being mad when they are in the position to do so.” – Dr. Igor.   Content warning: This book explores human nature along with concepts like suicide, mental health, corruption within health care systems...