What I Read On My Summer Vacation

I try to spend my summer vacation getting caught up on all of the books I’ve started during the year and haven’t finished. I have this awful habit of reading several books at once, which often spins out of control. I also feel obligated to finish any book that I start. I started the three … [Read more…]

Journaling My Bullet Journal

I’ve decided to switch to a bullet journal. Anyone who spends time around me knows how attached to my phone I am. It’s convenient, it’s easy and it’s super useful to have what you need in one place. Yet somehow, I have ended up with some ungodly number of apps for each thing. A calendar, … [Read more…]

I Tell You How To Write

Here’s some hubris for you. I’ve never had a work of fiction published but I’m going to go ahead and trash an actual, award-winning no less, author. Irish writer Colum McCann wrote a column for the Guardian recently on tips for aspiring writers and, well, they aren’t great. He opens his essay, unironically, with a … [Read more…]