Hello everyone! How is it going? I am still recovering from the whirlwind of NaNoWriMo and trying to figure out what life is about again, BUT otherwise I am well 🙂 I missed book tags since I haven't done any in a LONG time, and they are always such fun, so I thought that I'd … Continue reading The 5 W’s book tag!
They killed my mother.They took our magic.They tried to bury us.Now we rise.Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls.But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a ruthless king, maji were killed, leaving Zélie without … Continue reading Children of Blood & Bone // A fast-paced YA fantasy
Hello everyone! How is it going? I am very barely alive... BUT (and it's a very big but!!!) I WON NANOWRIMO!!!!!! Hahaha yes! November was a crazy hectic month, in terms of writing, work, and life. (Unfortunately life doesn't pause just because of a little huge writing challenge, right!?) In addition to starting my WIP Never … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2018 Debrief // What helped & what didn’t
By D.A. Smith You’re reading this because you just spent 30 days working on a 50,000-word novel for NaNoWriMo, and time is up. Congratulations! You wrote an average of 1,667 words per day, in November. This was no small feat. Especially, if you have a full-time gig or a family to tend to. Now, that … Continue reading GUEST POST: NaNoWriMo – What Happens Now?
Hello everyone! How is November going? It is almost the end of the month (can you believe it!?) For those of you who are doing Nanowrimo, this means that it is almost over!! And we are ALMOST at the finish line! Does this make you super excited and amped up to finish your novel? Or … Continue reading NaNo Day 28 Check-In // Preparing for the final dash!
Hello everyone! How is it going? Wow is it already more than halfway through November? And do we only have a week-ish left of Nanowrimo? I can hardly believe it because this month passed in a blink! Today I will be doing the Rising Author Tag which I saw on Beth's blog! (Do check out her post … Continue reading NaNo Day 22 Check-In // The Rising Author Tag!
Hello everyone! Wow, is it me or does this moment feel... surreal!? On one hand, I canNOT believe that we are already halfway through November, because it felt just like yesterday when I was still telling everyone how excited and nervous I was for Nanowrimo to start! On the other hand, I felt like it's … Continue reading Nano Day 15 Check-In // 7 Tips for Getting Un-Stuck