NaNoWriMo – Virtual Write-Ins with Femme Trash!

Femme Trash is giving you the opportunity to write with us this year as we hustle through NaNoWriMo and try to complete our novels! Subscribe to us, and we'd love to hear how your NaNoWriMo is going this year. Keep us updated: @femmetrashpod | femmetrashpod.tumblr.com | femmetrashpod@gmail.com

The Many Postures of NaNoWriMo

Today concluded day 3 of NaNoWriMo, and I can barely believe it's already November and I'm already panicking over word count and content for this story. The last few days have included virtual write-ins with best friends across the country, curling up on the couch trying to crank out words, and walking to a nearby … Continue reading The Many Postures of NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo Preparations

It's time to start fretting over NaNoWriMo again. I'm fretting, on a wide-scale, a little bit earlier this year because not only am I going to be participating again, but I'm dragging my podcasts into it this time. So here's what NaNoWriMo looks like for me, starting in October: Mid-October, I will be posting an episode … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Preparations

Within Walking Distance – the podcast

I have some news. After months of planning, my college bestie and soul sister Ariel and I have started a monthly podcast. Today was the reveal of the first episode! Go check it out and subscribe now! More episodes to come in the next months. Each episode is accompanied by a visual component of our … Continue reading Within Walking Distance – the podcast

Five Ways to Get Involved with Your Local Library

This is one of those times that my blog blog will overlap with what I post on my website. When it comes to accessibility to the tools and resources people (young and old) need to improve their literacy and reach their highest level of education, I believe it all can begin with encouragement and books. Unfortunately, those … Continue reading Five Ways to Get Involved with Your Local Library

“I’ll never do that”

I'm not good at taking advice that's said over me. I'm sure I'm not the only one, though. When I was around the age of 17 or 18, my best friend's mother told me that I should "never say never." This was in context to me talking about dating a boy - you can imagine I … Continue reading “I’ll never do that”

My Japanese Studyblr

Have you heard of studyblrs? A studyblr is a Tumblr that is geared towards studious types - users who are blogging to keep others motivated or to motivate themselves in their studies. tiny desk (studyblr) I didn't really find refuge in this when I was still in school, though it might have helped me some. But … Continue reading My Japanese Studyblr