“I’ll never do that”

I'm not good at taking advice that's saidΒ 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”

2016 #writingaccomplishments

Right as we were counting down to a new year, I wrote a post on this site called "2016 #writinggoals" in which I reported everything that I wanted to accomplish before the year was over. We're getting closer to the end of 2016, so I think Β it's time to explore what I have accomplished and … Continue reading 2016 #writingaccomplishments


Paul: They're not the kind of stories you can really tell. Holly: Too dirty? Paul: Yeah, I suppose they're dirty, too, but only incidentally. Mainly they're angry, sensitive, intensely felt, and that dirtiest of all dirty words - promising. Writing friends and blogs that I follow are all abuzz about September and what that means … Continue reading #amwriting

Updates Are Fun

Top of the cut TL;DR: I have submitted a piece about Animal Crossing to Pure Nintendo Magazine. I want to write more pieces in the future. I did more editing with my friend Savannah--an English major and journalism junkee like myself. The pieces edited are going to be sent into CreativeNonfiction.org and The Sun soon. … Continue reading Updates Are Fun

Day Off Writing

Today I headed outside, and then I realized it was about 85-degrees. I had every intention of going to a nearby cafe that I love (and donut shop) and sit there and write. I have pieces I needed to comb through, update and write. Instead of heading up a steep hill to break a sweat … Continue reading Day Off Writing