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Words

September 12, 2015 Heather 0

I have been feeling the pull again recently: the need to write, the lives and emotions of my characters seeping into my thoughts.  There is always a lull in my writing when school starts. The exhaustion kicks in, both physically and mentally. I’ve noticed that it has been worse this Read More

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Writing

July 15, 2014 Heather 0

Great day. I finally got to write a chapter that has been swirling in my mind for about a year! It feels akin to dancing in the rain (without phone or kindle around).

Breaking Bad as a Mentor Text

May 18, 2014 Heather 0

"If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that." – Stephen King My favorite books, since I have been writing, are the ones that catch me as I read and show me a new way of looking at my Read More

October 22, 2012 Heather 0

“The weight of her statement sets the silence. We’ve been prepared to fight the ones who deemed us mutant, the ones who gathered us up and hunted us down, the ones who locked us away in a prison as slaves with a death sentence. Are we prepared to fight the Read More

September 17, 2012 Heather 0

“When fire comes into play, everything breaks apart. A single spark can grow from a flicker to a blaze and as it expands everything it touches breaks apart from a whole into fragments and then, eventually, into only ashes.” – Ashes, Book 2 in The Maisara Trilogy