Thank you to everyone who has reached out to me over the last five months. The outpouring of support from all of you has been overwhelming and so very humbling! I haven’t had a chance to respond to everyone, but know that your messages were received and brought so much joy to my heart. As of … More Lifely Update: I Was A Guest on the Typing While Tipsy Podcast!
This picture was taken at Christmas, right before all of the hospital and doctor visits. Just because days have been a bit uncertain in the Elzie household these past few months, doesn’t mean that they’ve been any less filled with laughter. In our home, we cope with silly knock-knock jokes and crazy pterodactyl sounds. And … More Going on Medical Hiatus
This week I faced more writing struggles than I tend to on a regular basis. I even missed yesterday’s post because of those struggles. I had back to back migraines that kept me from doing the things that I love. A typical week finds me at 229 Yoga, taking a cycling class or a cardio … More Living and Writing With Migraines
I’ve been sitting on some big news for a few weeks now. I’ve shared my news with only a few people and even then, I haven’t handed over a lot of details. Even now, a part of me feels hesitant to share my news. Perhaps it’s out of some nonsensical fear that if I do … More Lifely Update: I have an agent!
When you inadvertently go on hiatus, again, (for reasons detailed within), sometimes the only way to come back is with a really awesome excuse (or if you’re like me…not). … More I Became A Superhero
A review of books read in March, life lived, accomplishments and some thoughts on writer’s burnout. … More On Burnout and What I Learned From It
A peek into my bullet journal as I review February’s lesson’s learned, books read and writing accomplished. … More February Review: On Books, Writing and Life
Writing is really hard, especially when doubt and destructive self criticism creeps in. Recently I’ve fallen to both and now I’m feeling down. Today, I’m laying my heart out on my sleeve in the hopes that I can work through this roadblock and get back on track. … More Lifely Update: On Writing and Feeling Blue
Today I’m going to be talking about the goals that I had set for myself three weeks ago in my post Going on Hiatus Until Mid-January and how I did. At the end of the post, I will be sharing the goals I hope to achieve for the blog by 2017! … More Return From Hiatus + 2016 Blog Goals
I love blogging and everything about it and since re-branding the blog back in September, I’ve met the most incredible and the most talented people I’ve ever hoped to encounter. Through the blog’s outreach, I’ve met two new critique partners, made several online besties, and have received so much positive encouragement for my writing that … More Going on Hiatus Until Mid-January