they put kyary pamyu pamyu in the simpsons. yaaaaaaasss!

my sister wants to watch doctor who and she wanted to skip nine. i’ve never been so disappointed in someone. 


Let’s talk about writing dialogue in a memoir — a creative nonfiction gray area that may have you pondering: What were granny’s exact words as she stood by the chicken coop on that fateful day?

Unlike fiction writers, memoirists are bound by actual events and conversations. In a memoir, readers expect the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. But do you really need to recall dialogue word-for-word?

Fortunately, a memoir can be true and also have creative elements. While the right balance of “truth” to “creative” may vary from writer to writer and story to story, here are some basic strategies for writing memoir dialogue.

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Anonymous asked: are you writing any new things on wattpad???

I have a lot of works in drafts on Wattpad.

There’s a 5SOS apocalypse AU, my NaNoWriMo thing in which I’m plotting (not starting), Harry Styles on vacation, original with druggies, romeo and juliet but with companies, original with loving a guy who likes her gay bff, and Zayn Malik military AU. 

Anonymous asked: hi, just wondering, do you know any writing contests i could participate? i want to challenges myself, y'know.

Here is a list of artistic challenges, in which are timed.  

i put half the bag of epsom salt in the bath accidentally. well, shit.

"You can’t just write and write and put things in a drawer. They wither without the warm sun of someone else’s appreciation."
— Anne Morrow Lindbergh (via writersrelief)
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"Be passionate about what you write, believe in your ability to convey timeless ideas, and let no one tell you what what you’re capable of."
— Christina Westover (via writersrelief)
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Like so many professionals within the publishing industry, Writer’s Relief loves to work with writers who have certain key attributes that point to success.

There are a few widely recognized characteristics that make for stardom in the publishing industry. Find a list below. Editors and agents love to see these personality attributes in creative writers (and we do too!).

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Day 2: Still no internet. I fell asleep the earliest I’ve ever had since the beginning of summer—11PM.