Beyond ‘Pretending to be a White Male’.

This blog troubles me sometimes. I want to write and publish so much, but I can’t right now. {I’ll explain later.} There are things I can write about, but in a lot of ways I’m still negotiating with my fears every time I come up with an idea for a blog post that might mention […]

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just making notes to self, a tinyletter created by me

I Started a Personal Newsletter! Here’s Why.

Because: creativity, synchronicity, intuition, writing, art, courage, self-care, drag, melanin, love, isolation, depression, psychic powers, opportunity. I didn’t want to start collecting subscribers to just send them a static list of posts. If I was going to send a regular, once-a-month email to people, I said to self, it was going to have information they […]

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I Got In!

The fees are paid, I know how to get to class and printed everything I could for day one. Now I wait three weeks. I was excited just to apply to the Humber School for Writers Workshop because I’ve come some way from having an idea for a book to getting it on paper (or […]

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Sometimes writing requires some background noise. Here are the television shows I've found for just that.

Best Background TV Reruns for Writing

Writing the first draft of a fiction novel is tough — you can prepare for it, but not really. In the process of completing this first draft, I’ve discovered a few television shows that help me concentrate (if I don’t pay attention to them). Part of the reason I do this is because if I […]

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