Writing Woes: Not Writing

I have been working on editing and rewriting for so long I feel like I have completely lost my writing mojo. I was worried this was happening and it had. While I was finishing up The Cafe, I kept trying to make myself work on side writing projects, just something, to keep my creativity going. […]

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Fake It Till You Make It

Many years ago, my therapist at the time gave me some advice. It was during one of my limbo stages with depression. Things weren’t horrible, but they weren’t great either. Slightly depressed but not in one of my worst states. I talked about those times being challenging to get over. She told me that sometimes […]

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July Goals-June Accomplishments

Hello everybody! So it’s been a little bit since I did monthly goals. After the year started out so poorly, I have been working on some changes and starting to feel better than I have in… well, a damn long time to be honest. I thought I would do a quick update for what I […]

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My “Week” without Writing

Well, the writing project I was working on is now live. Once I finished the last rewrite and was in the formatting phase, I decided to give myself some time off of writing. It actually ended up being a lot longer than I wanted it to be, which we will go over below, but I […]

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Birthday Countdown Goals

I had started this year with some pretty lofty goals to complete in 2019. However, I hit some massive depression spikes and issues with not responding as well as I should. Pretty much almost everything I had hoped to do this year has been drastically thrown off course. These last few weeks I have made […]

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Cycles

In my continuing journey to finally get my mental health struggles the hell together, I’ve been thinking a lot about cycles. More specifically the unhealthy cycles that I have let rule my life for far longer than I should have. These cycles are both large and small. The small ones tend to be related to […]

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At What Point Do You Stop Editing

Any longtime followers of this blog will know that I am bad at editing and rewriting. I don’t like doing it. I think most writers have a bit of hate towards the editing process, which is dumb because it’s a massive part of what we do. We write, and then rewrite, rewrite, edit, edit, rewrite, […]

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Joe Biden’s First 24 Hours

So this is my first political post in some time so a brief warning. While I don’t do these often, they will happen. If you don’t want to read these posts, I understand and encourage you to scroll on by. I will not get into a huge back and forth in the comments about these […]

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Instant Gratification

So I’ve recently been working on some new methods for treating my anxiety and depression, and for the most part, they are working. They are also helping with lifestyle changes as well, which is super important for me. However, there is a degree of impatience that I find myself struggling with. I am an instant […]

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Writing Woes: Struggling

I’ve been focusing mostly on editing lately because I have been really struggling with my writing. I am sure you’ve noticed this by an increasing lack of personal posts on the blog, and even when they do make it, they are rather short. It’s not just the blog though, my creative writing has been really […]

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