The Validity of Writing in Multiple Genres

Featured Image Credit: marketing-eficaz.net It's been long said that writers of all sorts should stick to a singular genre; whatever category your first story ended up in, you shouldn't veer outside of that world. All I can say is whoever came up with that so-called logic mustn't have been confident in their abilities. In reality, … Continue reading The Validity of Writing in Multiple Genres

5 Ways To Make The Novel Writing Process Less Stressful

Thursday night/Friday morning. 3am. Once again, I wasn't writing. I badger myself about it and really try to push myself, yet it always ends the same: feeling guilty about not writing and irreparably lazy. It was the perfect time to come up with alternate ways to make myself feel better about this whole 'writing concept'. … Continue reading 5 Ways To Make The Novel Writing Process Less Stressful

Because… Reasons: Salvaging the Horror Genre

For many, many years now, horror movies have become monotonous and annoying to watch. For about 20-30 minutes straight, you're bored to death by trivial setup until you become annoyed by the anticipation of an obvious jump scare - a formula that seems to not have changed since its inception - and then you go … Continue reading Because… Reasons: Salvaging the Horror Genre

4 Reasons Why ‘Spider-Man 2’ Is Not Overrated

With Spider-Man: Far From Home right around the corner, it’s time for the return of a question that never exhausts itself: is Spider-Man 2 overrated? Some say no, others say it’s all nostalgia. But what if the constant praise of the 2004 flick really is due to more than just Spider ‘Stalgia? I for one … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why ‘Spider-Man 2’ Is Not Overrated

Angel Bites 20: Ranking Seasons From Worst to Best

Last week, the cast of 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' spin-off 'Angel' reunited for a 20th Anniversary interview with Entertainment Weekly. Everything from the interpretation of the show & its characters to the actors' favourite moments were discussed in a lengthy 44:12-long video, which you can take a look at right here. This may have taken … Continue reading Angel Bites 20: Ranking Seasons From Worst to Best

Laudable Lyrics: Phoebe Ryan – A Thousand Ways

2 years since her last album release and 1 year since her last single dropped, Phoebe Ryan recently delivered a new single to the world, 'A Thousand Ways'. Her last few singles have been enjoyable for their melodious simplicity coupled with some snappy lyrics. Whenever a notable amount of time passes by, expectations becomes uncertain … Continue reading Laudable Lyrics: Phoebe Ryan – A Thousand Ways

Positives and Negatives of Keeping a Word-Count

Most, if not all writers at one point or another have posted about their daily word-counts somewhere on social media. It seems to have become a very positive thing for writers to do to truly feel their progress and getting one step closer to publishing their next or even first books! Where there are positives, … Continue reading Positives and Negatives of Keeping a Word-Count