On Titles

This is a blog post that I’ve actually been chipping away at for a couple of weeks. Invariably, writers need to decide what to name their creations. Sometimes this comes wholly naturally, while other times it is a struggle that goes on for days, weeks, months, until eventually a name is pasted on and it …

Hustling

It was, admittedly, not supposed to be how I started 2015, hustling to find work freelance writing and editing, while trying to finish a novel and get short stories published on the side. It is, however, what happened. It has been a complicated path that got me here and, frankly, I’m stressed. I get stressed …

Travelling

As my fiance and I drive across the continent, I can’t help but feel that we’re traveling back in time. We’ve lived with my parents and her parents briefly along our way, gone back to towns and neighbourhoods that we have long been away from, and are seeing old friends. The weather adds to this …