How does human geography help you world-build your speculative fiction novel?
My sister Evelyn wrote another song! Every single time they get even better! You Know I Know is her fourth song. Again, she composed, arranged, and performed this song on her own. She says it’s a song about “friendship and growing through hard times.” She’s been learning jazz lately, so she incorporated a jazz solo. As always, she works […]
I just got nominated the Liebster Award by CMBohley! Check out her cool writing blog, called Writer’s Blok. Now isn’t that a cool blog name? The Liebster Award is an award given to bloggers by bloggers, and it’s a chain award, so if you’re nominated you pass it on. The Rules Answer 11 questions the […]
I’m so happy to announce I won an award for one of my flash fiction pieces! Last year I entered into the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards in the flash fiction category. I found out today I received a Silver Key, which is defined as “Stand-out works submitted to local programs that demonstrate exceptional ability.” […]
Cry With Me is the latest song by my sister. It’s a song about how true friendship should be: nonjudgmental, accepting, and shared. Evelyn composed, sang, and performed this song entirely on her own. The song features her singing, as well as guitar and electric bass. Lyrics Please don’t try to talk to mePlease don’t try to cheer […]
Hello everyone! I hope you’re all doing well! I’m sharing my lovely sister Evelyn’s second song, Please Stand Beside Me. Please Stand Beside Me is a song about God’s faithfulness, even when He doesn’t seem to be there. It’s an encouraging reminder for every day, especially when things get hard. My dad and I filmed Evelyn at […]
Today I’m doing a meme, Down The TBR Hole, which was created by Lia at Lost In A Story. The original post is here. I got the idea from my fellow blogger, Kristen @ Beyond the Secret Pages. Go check out her blog! How it works: Go to your Goodreads to-read shelf. Order on ascending date added. Take […]
Wow . . . it feels surreal that another year has gone by (even though I haven’t lived that many years). 2018 was an eventful year, and part of me feels 2019 won’t be any different. Supposedly, people make New Years’ Resolutions when a new year rolls around. But I’ve never done one in my life. I’ve […]
Just to let you all know, Evelyn will not be posting part 7 of The Adventures of Zad Riker until December 27th 2018 (Thursday). Thank you so much to our dedicated readers!
Originally posted on Beyond Secret Pages:
Gender is a topic always in the back of my mind when I read a book; I believe, ever since I read some statistics about the gender of authors, the protagonists of novels, and the audience. This is a matter I really hope to challenge in my own writing—and…