Category: Writing

Why You Should Workshop Your Poetry

Posted June 20, 2017 by Ely in Writing / 1 Comment
Why You Should Workshop Your Poetry

I don’t know if you guys have noticed, but I’m slowly trying to get myself back into writing and blogging about my writing. I want to do a post in a few weeks talking about that process, but for now, I have this post for you. Today I’ll be talking about why you should workshop […]

Writing Poetry vs. Writing Novels: My Experiences

Posted May 20, 2017 by Ely in Writing / 1 Comment
Writing Poetry vs. Writing Novels: My Experiences

A few months back I fell in love with reading and listening to poetry. One day, I decided to try writing it. I’d tried poetry once before and been terrible at it, but I wanted to give it another chance. I felt like I understood both myself and poetry better now. At the time, Michelle […]

The 365 Poetry Challenge

Posted February 12, 2017 by Michelle in Writing / 4 Comments
The 365 Poetry Challenge

Hi all, today I wanted to talk about an idea I had recently to challenge myself  and share with you something I’m planning on doing every day for a year. From the title it seems pretty obvious what I plan on doing but let me explain it to you in a little more detail. I […]

Writing Update #8: Writing Breaks

Posted October 13, 2016 by Ely in Writing / 2 Comments
Writing Update #8: Writing Breaks

Last time I updated you all, I’d just finished writing my third book, Abditory. Since then, I haven’t really done any writing per say. I’ve been working almost exclusively on characters arcs for Untethered, and essays for Uni. I’ve now finished for the semester, so I finally have some exciting things to share with you […]

Writing Update #7: Big News!

Posted September 18, 2016 by Ely in Writing / 13 Comments
Writing Update #7: Big News!

I actually had this entire post written and ready to go the other day, and then something huge happened! It completely changed everything I’d written in that post, so I’m going to reconfigure it but for now, you’ve got this post. What was that huge thing that happened? I finished a novel! Yes, I finally […]

Pre-NaNoWriMo Goals: 2016 Edition

Posted August 28, 2016 by Ely in Writing / 11 Comments
Pre-NaNoWriMo Goals: 2016 Edition

Some of you may remember last year I did a post about some of the pre NaNoWriMo writing goals I had. Well, this year I decided I was going to do the same. I haven’t been writing a whole lot lately, but you can see more about that in my latest writing update. NaNoWriMo is the […]

Opinions Needed : My Poetry

Posted June 25, 2016 by Michelle in Writing / 3 Comments
Opinions Needed : My Poetry

Hey all, It’s Michelle here and I’m here today to talk to you about something that is very important to me and incase you haven’t guessed that is poetry.  I have enjoyed poetry for quite some time and used to write a lot of it when I was a teenager as a way to cope […]

Writing Update #4: Deadlines and My Editing Process

Posted April 21, 2016 by Ely in Writing / 4 Comments
Writing Update #4: Deadlines and My Editing Process

On the suggestion of my dear friend, Lori, today I’m talking about how I’m editing Tied Together. But before we start with that, I wanted to share this little tidbit first! A Proper Deadline I’ve technically been ‘editing’ TT since September last year, and I’ve finally decided on a proper deadline. I’ve decided I want […]