Category: inspiration

Staying Awesome Interview Series: Laura Pohl

So. It’s been a hot minute since my last interview for the Staying Awesome series, which is why I’m super happy to feature this edition’s guest today. I met this brilliant woman via Twitter after discovering the online contest she’d organized for Latinxs writers! Thankfully, she agreed to let me poke her brain for a […]

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On Recharging With A #FangirlTrip

So. I love things. I love them so much that sometimes I throw myself headfirst into loving them. Some of the things I love are TV shows. And fan conventions of said TV shows. Which is why I went to a fan convention for one of my favorite TV shows, ONCE UPON A TIME, this […]

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Staying Awesome Interview Series: Alice Fanchiang

It’s time for another post in my Staying Awesome Interview Series! Today I’m thrilled to feature someone I’ve long admired for her many, many talents, as well as for being one of the most passionate geeks I’ve ever known. I met her via Twitter a few years ago, and since then, we’ve been geeking out […]

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On Peeta Mellark & Good Boys In Y.A.

Back in 2010, I wrote many blog posts. One of them was an open letter to good boys in Y.A. I remembered that post after buying and re-watching Mockingjay Pt. 2 , which features this dude:     I think Peeta Mellark is the epitome of a good guy. He’s kindhearted, loyal, and self-sacrificing. He’s in love […]

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Staying Awesome Interview Series: Laura Montalvo

Welcome to another edition of the Staying Awesome Interview Series! Today is quite special because I’m featuring a friend. This lady and I have known each other for six years. (!!!)  We met in grad school as English majors, and since then, we’ve been gushing about our favorite books, movies, and T.V. shows. Today I’d […]

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Staying Awesome Interview Series: Sarah Enni, Part I

I’m super stoked for this post, y’all. Not only am I kicking off a new interview series, which focuses on some of my favorite awesome people and what makes them so, my first featured writer is Sarah Enni!     Why is Sarah awesome? She writes Y.A. novels, which makes her automatically cool. She’s a […]

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a little brontë for the weekend…

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remember, writers:

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two words for every writer:

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