Empowering Girls, One Page at a Time

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Yesterday was almost a really good day for me. I was off, I got to cuddle with my boyfriend, and I even had some downtime to screw around on the internet. It’s that last one which led me to discover that there’s a terrible, terrible person trying to write a book for young girls. Continue reading Empowering Girls, One Page at a Time

The Hardest Part of Writing is Feeling Finished

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It’s a well-known fact that I love books. And not just a particular type of book. I feel like all genres have their merits.I grew up on fantasy and classical fiction. I remember my father reading The Jungle Book to me, and then feeling very confused when I finally saw Disney’s version. As I aged and started reading longer books, I spread out into poetry, non-fiction, YA, contemporary, paranormal, and crime novels. Once, I even opened a romance book (the three for a dollar kind at gas stations). I didn’t make it past chapter four, but I got a good laugh out of the term “womb-gate.”

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