It's rare when an idea pops into my head for a blog post, but this has been swimming around for a while. Not to mention, this morning my Timehop thought it'd be funny to remind me that my college freshman orientation was 6 years ago today. 6 YEARS. That's over half a decade and really,… Continue reading Lessons of Adulthood (as told by me, a baby adult)
On the struggles of reading…in Spanish
Happy Hump Day! Just a small reflection post. As some of you may or may not know, I'm bilingual - I was born in Bogota, Colombia and my native language is Spanish. At home, we speak mostly Spanish, and our parents have always done their best to enforce the rule in an attempt to keep… Continue reading On the struggles of reading…in Spanish
Fighting the monster…again… (Help!)
And so it returns...the dreadful writer's block. It's like I can't win - but no matter! I will push forward because I have to. After all, I've made a commitment to writing Reckoning's sequel, and therefore cannot afford to be lazy. Last time it took me about a decade to write a book. I've got… Continue reading Fighting the monster…again… (Help!)
Why I miss school…a cry for advice!
So I've recently realized something - I really miss being in school, and it's only been a little over a year since graduation. I should still be riding the "No more homework ever!" high, and yet here I am, missing that very same homework. I miss school for the deadlines, the structure, and the fact… Continue reading Why I miss school…a cry for advice!