A Whole New Year!

2014 is upon us, and I’m sure everyone is sick and tired of reading about it. But still, I’m going to write about it. I’m a little late, mainly because I spent January 1st in bed recovering from a wonderful New Year’s Eve. New Years is alway the time for resolutions, and asides from the…

Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head – Part 2

I have no time to write, no time to do anything. Exams, essays, projects, helping out with research projects. I’m swamped. But I don’t want to leave you too bored, so here’s the next section of my short story about Rama, the raindrop who dared to love. Part 1 is here: Raindrops Keep Falling on my…

A Not So NaNo November

I am a huge fan of NaNoWriMo. NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month. It involves writing a book of at least fifty thousand words in thirty days, and happens in November. I’ve participated since 2011. It is a fantastic experience, with plenty of encouragement, things to talk about, and other resources. Most importantly, it…

Drowning in a Sea of Talent

One problem with being online and especially in the blogging world is that there is just way too much talent out there. The same thing happens in the ‘real’ world, but to a lesser degree, because people don’t tend to hold up posters of their accomplishments or constantly speak about them. Still, things like that…

Maps Galore!

One thing I have an obsession with making is maps. I like to write fantasy novels, and designing a make believe world goes hand-in-hand with that genre. Some of my favourite books are ones where the world is impeccably designed and fully flushed out (some classics like Dune and Lord of the Rings come to…

Introduction

I’m a creator. I love to write, paint, cook, draw and photograph. My wall is covered with pencil drawings I’ve done, a watercolour or two is scattered in there. The hallways of my house have photographs on them from various projects I’ve done purely for self-interest. I have two blogs (not including this one), one…