a little break.

Hi everyone! I have recently been chosen to participate in a conference-like event where girls going into their senior year of high school run mock governments. Part of this event is staying at a university for a week in the dorms. I'm really excited to go! However, I'm not sure how much time I'll have … Continue reading a little break.

Revising is hard.

So over the summer I finally finished writing the novel I've been working on for years (YAY!). However, it's sort of awful (okay, really awful) so I decided to write a second draft of it. In my mind, I thought that it would be easier that writing the first draft, because the basic framework of … Continue reading Revising is hard.

BACK TO SCHOOL.

Tomorrow is my first day of school, and the realization is finally setting in: I'm going to have to wake up early and put on actual clothes and eat in a cafeteria and do homework. AGAIN. Part of my is happy because a) I get to see my friends again and b) I'm beginning to … Continue reading BACK TO SCHOOL.

Summer homework?

The last day of school is always bittersweet for me, because even though I have survived the year's schoolwork I've still got yet another beast to tackle: summer homework. While I do recognize that summer work can actually be beneficial, there's not getting around the fact that it (for lack of a better term) sucks. … Continue reading Summer homework?