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10 Things I Love About Fall

I'm going to be honest, my brain is fried. Today, prior to writing this post, I cranked out an entire five paragraph essay in an hour and a half. And I still have to outline another essay before the end of the day. Oh, the irony of the writer complaining about writing. That being said, this … Continue reading 10 Things I Love About Fall

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Learn to be Lazy

I am a perfectionist, workaholic, people-pleaser. Great combination, right? As you can probably imagine these three traits work together to make me an incredibly busy human being.  In some ways, this is a good thing. But, it's not good all the time. These traits drive me to accomplish more, and be successful. In general, these … Continue reading Learn to be Lazy

Let’s Talk About Callings (Part 2)

Remember my last blog post about finding and developing God's calling on your life? Well, I am about to impart more wisdom to you on this topic (actually, it's not even close to my wisdom it's God speaking through me). In the first part of "Let's Talk About Callings", I discussed finding and growing your … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Callings (Part 2)

The Sunshine Blogger Tag

(This picture has nothing to do with the content of the blog post, but it's too cute not to use.) Today is an exciting day!! Within the blogging world, other bloggers will tag each other to write specific posts. My blog is still quite baby, and hasn't made a huge dent in the blogging world. … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Tag

A New Chapter

(Disclaimer: That is not the college I go to, but it is where I hope to study abroad! AKA Oxford University 😀 ) Less than a week ago I started college. You know, that thing I've been talking about since last year. It's here now. I AM A COLLEGE STUDENT. It's one of those days … Continue reading A New Chapter

Combining Plot and Character

A couple weeks ago, we discussed character building. This week we will be covering the construction of your plot. As I stated in that post, character building and plotting go hand-in-hand. This week I will explain how to concoct said fantastical mixture of plot and character. Characters The ones who make your story play out, … Continue reading Combining Plot and Character

Character Building

DISCLAIMER: I am writing this stupid early in the morning, so if it doesn't make sense, that's why. Some people will try to tell you the plot OR characters are the most important part of a book. DON'T LISTEN TO THEM!!!  They are EQUALLY important. In fact, they build off of each other. A good … Continue reading Character Building

Let’s Go To Europe!

Right now, I have three big goals in life: Go to a Christian school Become a published author Study abroad Of these three, I have accomplished one. For the next four years I will be attending a Christian University. Now, my eyes and heart, are set on studying abroad during my senior year. I have … Continue reading Let’s Go To Europe!