This month I participated in NaNoWriMo and, starting on the 1st, embarked on a journey to write 50,000 words in 30 days. As of this writing I only have 3,748 more words until I reach that goal. (By the time you read this I'll have all 50,000!)I am amazed at myself.I participated in NaNo in … Continue reading 3 Things I Learned by Writing 50,000 Words in 30 Days
I'm participating in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) this month and have been spending lots of time writing to reach the 50,000 word count goal for the novel I'm working on which means I have put some things on the back burner. Also, this past week my car decided to give me trouble putting a … Continue reading Taking a Break (This Week)
Do you believe that you're beautiful? I'm not talking about society's version of beauty but your personal definition.Are you beautiful?If that question made you uncomfortable, have you ever stopped to ask yourself why? I believe we have been taught to diminish our beauty just as we have been taught to diminish our worth. If someone … Continue reading Are You Beautiful?
When I was younger, I always wanted to be someone else. Younger me did not understand that her beliefs and thoughts about herself were holding her back from her true potential. Now that I'm older I understand that what we tell our selves, what we believe to be true, is the one thing that truly … Continue reading Being Present in the Pain