What to Say When People Ask What Your Book is About

NaNo is just around the corner. And if your family or relatives are anything like mine, they're going to ask what you've been up to recently when you visit some for Thanksgiving. And if you love writing just as much as I do (hah, who am I kidding. Not possible!), you'll most likely respond with "I've [...]

By | October 13th, 2017|Writing|22 Comments

Novel Updates & Snippets

It was four AM in the morning when it happened: Madison Lorfing, in ultimate misery and despair, opened her mouth and wailed at the top of her lungs. This Wail of Despair most likely made its way into her family's dreams and caused them horrific nightmares. But you see, Madison Lorfing isn't a quitter. She may [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Writing|32 Comments

Why I’m Not Doing NaNoWriMo

Ever since November of 2016, I've had it in my heart to do NaNoWriMo. At first, I doubted my ability to write 50k in a month—but after soaring through both April and July Camp NaNos this year with over-achieved goals and even hitting 100k in July's Camp, I grew more and more excited for this famed month of [...]

By | October 6th, 2017|Writing|33 Comments

The Return of Madi Grace

Sorry. I dunno what's up with the title. I just jump at the chance to make things as dramatic as possible. No excuse for me. I've actually been back since the fourteenth but am only now making a post! Very typical of me. I just like defying common sense sometimes. Nah, I've been busily working [...]

By | October 2nd, 2017|Recaps, Travels, Writing|33 Comments

Structuring Your Novel by K.M. Weiland | Review + Brainstorming!

Yep, another review. XD I finished Structuring Your Novel by K.M. Weiland about an hour ago. (Back-to-back reviews -- yes, I know. Bear with me, friends. I've got this whole crash course on how to properly-plot-and-structure-and-outline-a-novel thing going on this month in the midst of planning much-too-big-for-me-to-handle-but-I'm-doing-them-anyway things for my doll collecting website. 😬) If you haven't seen my [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|Reviews, Writing|22 Comments

Outlining Your Novel by K.M. Weiland | Review

Hey, guys! I am going to attempt to act professional because I must send this link to K.M. Weiland. But because everyone knows I'm only professional at blogging because I make money on my doll-collecting blog, I am going to fail. 😄 via If you don't know who K.M. Weiland (Katie) is, she's an incredible Christian author [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|Reviews, Writing|23 Comments

Camp NaNoWriMo July 2017 Recap

A couple weeks late again, but hey, defying time boundaries and common sense is my speciality. I was super psyhced to participate in Camp NaNo again in July. Back in April, I participated, and my project was plotting Loyalty Book II: Pursuit of No One. In July, I wrote it! So. Allow me to bore [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Recaps, Writing|26 Comments

🐐 Attack of the Assassin Goats 🐐

Good morning, afternoon, or evening. It is us -- a legion of goat assassins and a division of the Murder Madi Corp -- out to end the notoriously self-conceited and lame Madison Lorfing. You see, she thinks she is the best person in the world. The toughest, most dramatic, most amazing. She could never be more wrong, [...]

By | August 4th, 2017|... I Don't Even Know.|34 Comments
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