Seek out some adventure this summer and journey away from the mundane.
You never know where a new hobby will lead, or what decisions will change your life for the better, until you take the chance.
I started writing strong male characters to fill a void in my own world, and I continue writing them because I know there are readers who share that void.
Much like Milo, I was wasting time. And like Milo, I found my boredom transformed into a moment of clarity.
It's Monday, and I think we could all use a brain vacation from whatever reality we inhabit.
Edmund's actions nearly destroyed all hope in Narnia. That's some heavy stuff for a kid's book.
Arva built her birds with fading dreams.
One important lesson I have learned is the necessity of valuing your own work.
I want to reach into the beating heart of humanity and find that I have a place. I want to know that when I slip from this world, even though my name will vanish and my memory disappear, that something of my existence was good and worthwhile.
I may write of unicorns and werewolves and wizards, but in the end, I am writing about myself and about us all as best I can.