I never wanted to be a writer. I just wrote. It’s what I did. It’s the way my being was. — Ursula K. Le Guin, via a Kickstarter campaign for a documentary about her life. I still have Dancing at the Edge of the World in my head & Earthsea in my heart so I’m happy … More Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin
View this post on Instagram The #bookhaul from wandering around bookstores in the Philippines… #harukimurakami #ursulakleguin #sylviaplath #erinbow #susandennard holiday #reading A post shared by Glaiza (away) (@glaiza_echo) on Feb 15, 2016 at 6:41pm PST View this post on Instagram Sunset from Mt. Tapyas in Coron, Palawan. We climbed around 750 steps. A post … More Underwater Travels & Returning: A Book Haul.
I tend to go underwater when I write, so I can’t wait to swim back to the surface and survey where to go next in the story. (I’ll probably float belly up for a few breaths & take in the sky for a much needed rest too.) This is the first time I’ve completed Nanowrimo. After I … More Post-November Musings & Wrap-up
Even though Constance Wu is discussing acting in these quotes, her words resonated with me. I’ve always been a process oriented person. I’ve found Nanowrimo to be helpful in that it allows me to have an end point goal in mind. It also creates a free space for me to try pretty much everything. … More Reflecting on creativity
I am a turtle when it comes to fulfilling tags, but I’ll try to catch up: Writer’s Life Q&A What Kind of a Writer are you? There are kinds of writers? One who needs to write. When did you start writing? What made you want to do it?
1. Favorite book? Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. The marauders fascinated me.
I haven’t mentioned writing much on the blog over the past few months. I wondered if it was best to stick only to reading books but even after my break from creative writing, I find I’m drawn to storytelling. I’m still a novice at it. I focused on short stories during university, so I rarely dipped into long form. … More Universes, dreams and canons