A Note for When You Have to Keep Going.

do not stop. do not stop because you think you won’t make enough money, because you’re afraid of what people will say, because you’re not sure you’re {something} enough. do not detour. do not get distracted by other ideas. do not lose yourself in the world, in new love, in old love. do not talk […]

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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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Self-care: Between Imaginary & Real Racism* {Links + Resources}

Update 08/28/16: added a reference to the term ‘microaggression‘. I’m just a woman who publishes blog posts inconsistently, but if someone were to look into it I bet Toronto would win the title of ‘Most Low-Key Racist City in the World’. This is your cue: I’m going to use the ’n’ word in this post […]

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