Believing in Hope

In my most recent blog post, I said a lot about how I felt about the election: how it affected me, how it will affect women, people of color, Muslims, and the LGBT community, as well as how we as a country contributed to this result. I did say a lot of things in the …

And My Descent into Insanity has Begun (Aka: National Novel Writing Month)

Okay, so maybe not literal insanity, but definitely some resemblance of it.But yes! National Novel Writing Month has started! I'm so excited to be working on a novel, and this time of the year is definitely a great way to get motivated! Essentially, the goal for all the participants of NaNoWriMo is to get to …

Stained (Creative Nonfiction)

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Trash Can (Creative Nonfiction)

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Writing is Hard

You know what really sucks? Writer's block. Which, yeah, is common knowledge, but when it hits hard, it hits really hard.I've been trying extra hard to write something fiction-related recently, but I just can't seem to stick with an idea that I'm passionate enough to write about. I start one story, try to write through …