Category: Love Of Writing Week

I love writing because it is all-consuming. My story insinuates itself into every aspect of my life. When I’m writing (and really, that’s practically all the time), I sleep and eat and dream and shower with my story in my head. My family gets bored of hearing about it every…

Fantasy Authors Love Of Writing Week

I’ve been writing since I was about three, since before I learned how to spell, before I even learned how to speak properly. Of course, I didn’t realize that’s what I was doing until much later. I would wander around the back yard weaving stories in my head, and when…

Fantasy Authors Love Of Writing Week

After four years of rigorous and stressful classes and assignments for my Master’s program, I learned what truly made me love my craft. Writing showed me that hidden in each character was a part of me just waiting to be discovered. In my first novel, Dollhouse Daughter (still under construction),…

Love Of Writing Week

Sometimes I wish I had a lovely, intellectual, beautiful response to the question writers often get: “Why do you love to write?” But my answer is actually very simple. I love stories. I love reading them, watching them, hearing them. It’s only natural I would love telling my own and…

Fantasy Authors Love Of Writing Week

Creatio ex Miracula I’m pleased that Fiona Skye has invited me back for her Love of Writing week. As I re-read the article I wrote for this feature two years ago, Creatio Ex Nihilo, I realized how radically things have changed for me since then. When I wrote the first…

Love Of Writing Week