Why a Slam Poem Called “Here” Reminds Me of Chinese New Year

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hKWKw4G3M4 "I am a stranger. And if you're not supposed to speak to strangers, and I only speak to when spoken to it's no wonder why getting up in front of a mic feels a lot like breaking through my mother's silence." -Here by Aman Batra A Poem That Says Everything I was Trying To… Continue reading Why a Slam Poem Called “Here” Reminds Me of Chinese New Year

Quotes That Will Inspire You to Write Your Novel

Writer's block!  O joy.  All writers get it at one point or another (unless maybe if you're Stephen King).  And boy, does it suck. It's incredibly easy to fall off the horse, especially since we exist in a world so full of readily available distractions.  Not sure how to finish that sentence?  How about you… Continue reading Quotes That Will Inspire You to Write Your Novel

How to Cure Writer’s Block

Right off the bat, I am going to completely contradict the title and purpose of this entire blog by saying: writer's block does not exist. It's not a legitimate condition.  When I was researching the nature of writer's block, many quotes surfaced that agreed with my opinion.  Here is one of them: Apart from a… Continue reading How to Cure Writer’s Block