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Writing

July Diary / Camp NaNo 2018

I finished Camp NaNoWriMo tonight (hoorah!), so I’m posting this summary of each day. Each night since the first of July I wrote a little entry on how my editing and writing went that day, to give you an inside taste of how I spent my time. I also have a post from last Camp […]

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Writing

Weekly

I have a cup of tea and it’s been a while. Less than a week, feels like eternity. I have numerous ideas for blog posts, but none of them feel right and I simply don’t have the energy to try and make them right. With this in mind, I’ve decided that the way to go […]

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Writing

One Story, Two Story

I feel like blogging but the only thing to blog about right now is the weather and tea and driving through the fog into the sunshine. In some ways this is a nice place to be because life is simple and enjoyable and each day holds stability. But in another way how many times can […]

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Writing

Oh Hey Perfectionism

Get a cup of tea because we’re here for the long haul, campers. You ready? Okay. Perfectionism can look different to what I typically associate with it. I thought I wasn’t a perfectionist because I started a blog where I had to write every day regardless of how polished or refined my writing was. I […]

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Poems

Blank Pages / Poem

I feel like I have run out of blogging words, so read this short poem I wrote instead, called ‘Blank Pages’. Words sitting on the page in front of me Standing on the outside looking in. Tell me what you see when you look inside You don’t show your tears – There’s nothing left to […]

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Reading

The Art of Reading Classics

I’ve been reading The Secret Garden all afternoon. It’s been lovely. I like it because it’s a relatively girly book without being chicklit or romance. It’s just a nice story with great character development and plot. Classics are seriously the best. It’s nice to read something, well, nice because this afternoon has been pretty down. […]

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Reading

The Art of Reading your To-Read List

I have known this struggle and I have known many others with this struggle; having too many books to read and not enough time to read them all. I used to go searching for new books to read; whenever I would go to the library I’d get fifteen books rather than four, and whenever I […]