The Cage

This is a poem I have been chewing on for a while now. A long while. It’s a different side of my writing that I typically keep to myself in my journal, but this one keeps coming back to me. It is a comfort when I wonder if I made a mistake in leaving or…

Rewriting the Stars

I finished my re-write of POLARITY (previously under the working title Colors to Stars) last week and I am very thankful to see how I have grown since writing those final words. At the end of the first draft, I was very emotionally raw. I knew what I needed to say to my main character,…

Two Birds, One Stone

Yesterday, I won NaNoWriMo. 50k in 19 days. Today, I finished the rough draft for Colors to Stars, (which is going to need a real title soon), totally at 73,056 words. It is bittersweet to finish a project, especially one that has had so much of my heart in it. But it has been a very…