So I’ve fallen in love with this thing called a writer’s conference. ❤ Have you ever been to one?! It’s where all the word nerds, story lovers and costume wearers gather and geek out. XD (as the pictures below indicate 😉 ) They also happen to be super educational. I always come back with my… Continue reading Why You Should Attend A Writer’s Conference
*peeks out from behind her hands* Hey friends. *sighs* I’ve been waiting for this day to come ever since I started a blog. The day I realize I haven’t posted since May. I had so many sparkling plans for this blog over the summer and here we are midsummer and the blog’s been silent. I… Continue reading Where Did Rolena Go?
Hey friends! *excitedsqueals* 😀 Coming from the Attic for you today is the first part of a story series I'll be posting throughout the summer entitled Darkstone Island. (If you didn't catch the synopsis you can find it on my author's FB page.) I have to share first that this story is really special, because there… Continue reading Darkstone Island – Part One – Reluctant Heroes
I was sitting in the backseat about ready to open a floodgate of tears. My grandma sitting in the passenger seat had just asked with all seriousness why there were orange cones along the road. My mom patiently explained that there was roadwork happening along that stretch of interstate. And had been for about a… Continue reading Real Life Moment – Episode One
I attended a writers conference this past weekend. No, I'm not saying that with a straight face. 😀 I was so excited when I think back on what I did while there, I image myself looking like the squirrel from Over the Hedge. Hyper and a bit distracted by all the writerly things. Anyway, I… Continue reading The Escape Factor
Hey friends! Thanks for dropping by the Attic today. 🙂 Last post I shared why I decided to pursue writing. (Should I Pursue My Writing???) I mentioned how making that decision didn’t happen overnight, but how it felt more like puzzle pieces coming together into one glorious answer. Today I’d love to share some vital… Continue reading Pursuing Writing: The Puzzle Pieces
Should I Pursue My Writing? I spent every spare minute between ages 10 and 17 writing. It was my favorite pastime, though one of my many hobbies. Then one day it seemed that “real life” hit me and it was time to set my writing hobby aside. Move on. Bury it. Sayonara storyland. Trouble is,… Continue reading Should I Pursue My Writing???