Posts tagged fairytales
Brown Paper Packages: Yellow Conference Edition

This edition is special because a few weeks ago, I attended the Yellow Conference—a gathering of creative women who desire to dream big and bring goodness to the world—for the first time.

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Sketching characters from "hail the pumpkin king"

When I was growing up, I had a lot of sketchbooks. I drew a lot as a kid. Not many people know this about me (my old art teacher aside, who once taught me how to paint ducks that won 2nd place in the Maryland Junior Duck Stamp Contest, which is an actual thing that the government runs).

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Top 10 books I read in 2013: mini-reviews

Just in case you were wondering how big of a nerd I am, I've read 38 books in 2013 not counting re-reads, and am currently in the middle of book #39 (Seraphina by Rachel Hartman).

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Publication news: stories from London

In March, while I was still in London, I got an email with crazy exciting news—a work of flash fiction I'd written was going to be published in literary magazine Lightning Cake. A few days ago, I got word that a different short story I wrote will be published in Issue 15 of Luna Station Quarterly on September 1st!

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