Plate Update: Christmas, Peppermint Bark, and Livestreams

December.  A month of Advent candles and coldness and anticipation and family gatherings. ❀ December’s full plate was an…erm…stocking FULL of candy. πŸ˜€ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.  Pleasure read: Ember Rising (five stars) Anomaly (five stars) The Father Christmas Profession (four stars) Unshakable Hope (five stars) The Matchmakers of … More Plate Update: Christmas, Peppermint Bark, and Livestreams

Let’s Review

Just less than an hour left until the new year! Can you believe it? And are you excited?!! For the last couple of days, I’ve been thinking about goals for next year, looking forward to starting a new devotional, and just today I set a new reading goal on Goodreads. But before the new year … More Let’s Review

Plate Update: Buddies, Minibooks, and Paper Quilling

November was so great. ❀ My state is finally observing autumn, which is quite lovely! November’s FULL plate was stacked high with Thanksgiving food and some Christmas treats that snuck their way in there somewhere. πŸ˜‰ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Kate’s Conundrum (five stars) Stanley in … More Plate Update: Buddies, Minibooks, and Paper Quilling

Excerpt Time, Yay!

I got to write more on my project today (for the first time in forreeeevverrr!!!), and since this temperamental author currently loves her story, you get an excerpt. πŸ˜‰ I smiled to myself as I opened the door to my locker and pulled out my sketchbook and the brand new package of colored pencils. They … More Excerpt Time, Yay!

In Word-Related News

I haven’t written a single new word on my novella this week. Which is bad for wordcount goals, but good for other things. πŸ˜‰ Like finishing two books I’ve been reading for FOREVER. πŸ˜€ I started reading this book last month and made it pretty far before stopping because I felt very stressed by the … More In Word-Related News

Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

I blinked and October was over. O.o. *waves* October’s full plate had a few squares of almond flour coffee cake because I enjoyed experimenting with/perfecting new flavors. πŸ˜€ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Echoes of Mercy (three stars) Like Magic (three stars) Henry and the Chalk Dragon … More Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

Meet My New Project!

It’s been a very long time since I’ve started a brand new writing project that wasn’t a short story. πŸ˜‰ This November, even though I’m not officially doing NaNo, I’m taking advantage of the hype to work on writing a 30k word dystopian novella. (I guess that makes me a NaNoRebel…) Eeeeekk!! πŸ˜‰ (My username … More Meet My New Project!

Plate Update: Hedgehogs, Nettles, and Orphans

*waves to August* *gawks in surprise that it’s really gone* August was full of celebrations and work and sweet family moments. Here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Wires and Nerve (four stars) The Tail of Emily Windsnap (three stars) The More the Merrier (three stars) Ember Falls (five stars) … More Plate Update: Hedgehogs, Nettles, and Orphans

Plate Update: Genetics, the Library, and Thunderstorms

July is a very hard month to sum up because it was so FULL. So I’m probably forgetting something. πŸ˜‰ Anyway, last month’s plate was full of I-am-editing-oh-wow snacks and now-I’m-at-the-convention-for-two-days snacks. πŸ˜‰ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Sweet on You (three stars) Wonder (five stars ❀ … More Plate Update: Genetics, the Library, and Thunderstorms