I wrote this at the very last minute possible

Not literally, but quite literally. So, I've got this whole creative writing class going on, right? And, well, y'all know me (or maybe don't, but)... I get confused very quickly, very easily. With, sometimes, it seems like everything. And, of course, school-related assignments aren't an exception to that rule. And so... uh, yeah, I guess …

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Don’t tell me I’m lucky.

Alright, so here's my rant of the day/week/month/year. So, I'm taking that creative writing class now, right? Well, first thing of the class, our teacher writes a long introductory letter, and then we have to read the introductions from two different textbooks, and this is what really stood out to me in all three... "Only …

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Writing does not care. Passion does not care.

The passion to write is like a disease. It infects your brain, takes over your whole body, and flares up at, sometimes, the most random or inconvenient times. It's always there, too; it's with you like an autoimmune disorder. Not even the highest priest in the land could exorcise it. It does not care what …

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Why you need to explore genres

Both as a writer AND a reader. And, if you're wondering, when I'm talking about "genres", I'm talking about... the category of written work. Fiction vs. nonfiction, horror vs. rom-com, realistic fiction vs. fantasy... that sort of thing. So, you probably... actually definitely already have a favorite genre. And that's okay; I do, too! And your …

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