Souls of Rimaen: Chapter One

The leaves rustled on the leviathan trees as the wind caused them to sway like gentle giants to the rhythm of her heartbeat. Her lungs were fire. With every inhale she felt the burning instinct drive her forward. Run. This will kill you. And Keturah did not want to die. She felt the desire for… Continue reading Souls of Rimaen: Chapter One

4 Strategies to Immediately Improve Your Writing

What does a simple noun mean to you? What image does it evoke in your mind? 1. Practice word association. Have you ever struggled with descriptive writing? It isn't uncommon. Many writers, especially those just starting out, are often intimidated by it. One of my favorite ways to combat this is by attempting to understand… Continue reading 4 Strategies to Immediately Improve Your Writing

A Thought on Perfectionism in Writing

It is the struggle of looking at a blank page. The fear of limitlessness potential and realizing you may not have the skill to capture it. One thing I have noticed about myself, and many other writers, is that we all tend to be perfectionists. Well, maybe I am speaking too definitively, but I think… Continue reading A Thought on Perfectionism in Writing

A Thought on Descriptive Writing

Descriptive writing comes with trial and error. Fall in love with the process of finding what works. Every writer will have challenges they have to overcome, and one of those challenges is learning how to write descriptively. In writing, learning how to balance description can make or break a piece. The more detail and description… Continue reading A Thought on Descriptive Writing