accepting changes life throws at you.

The world is always testing me, making sure I grow. Just as I start getting comfortable, advancing through life with little hiccups and fully enjoying what I’m doing, life does a total 180 and here I am, back in unknown, uncomfortable territory again. It’s not that I don’t like change, I actually love not getting…

writing late at night.

Everything is meant to be quiet – but it isn’t. I’ve been feeling on-edge, not able to focus, feeling unattractive and out of shape, feeling as if control is out of my reach. It’s late at night and I don’t feel fully like myself, but somehow this is the time that I’m most inspired to…

Transported to a New World

I live the stories I read, the stories I write. I imagine myself in the same places as the characters I’m reading about. I imagine the space they’re in, the people they’re interacting with, what the weather is like. I’m able to live in a whole different world just by reading a story. And when…

Writing a Book

Writing a book feels a lot like reading a book. I don’t know if everyone has the same process (and probably not), but I keep getting surprised by the way the story flows, the character progression, etc., just like I would if I were reading a book. Writing a book is the perfect way to…

The Importance of Finding Purpose

Finding purpose in life can give you a whole new overview into how you live your life. Finding different things you are genuinely inspired by and motivate you to work hard every day is so important into keeping you happy. If you are feeling lost, stuck, uninspired and generally lost track of life, you probably…

7 Reasons Why Reading is Important

Reading has always been a huge part of my life. I grew up with my dad reading at every spare moment he had for himself, that being in the backyard when it was sunny or right before bed. From very early on I was always drawn to books, to words, to different ways of writing…