Photo by Tyler Penner on Unsplash OMGosh, you guys, I can't even begin to tell you how excited I am! I know, I know. At this point, you couldn't care less what I have to say because Little Miss Antisocial (or is it Little Miss Chose TV Over Her Writing Career? or Little Miss Depressive? or Little Miss … Continue reading Waves of Change Are on the Way!
Photo by frank mckenna on Unsplash About six months have passed since I decided to return to the writing world. I have not achieved very much. I continue to let other aspects of life interfere with pursuing my goals. I talked a great game back in September. Now in March, that game is just a memory and I'm … Continue reading Who Am I?
Consider yourself a writer? Consider yourself insecure? Considering joining a support group? Check out the Insecure Writer's Support Group! March's Question: Whose perspective do you like to write from best, the hero (protagonist) or the villain (antagonist) and why? I agree with Sirius Black when he says that we all have light and dark inside … Continue reading Insecure Writer’s Support Group – March
Photo by Jed Villejo on Unsplash The title of this blog post is a bit sarcastic because, spoiler alert, there's nothing wrong with you! Or with me! Hooray! But no matter how true that may be and how much we may fight against the hold society has on the way we think, the fact is that if we … Continue reading What’s Wrong with Me?
Photo by Brooke Lark on Unsplash Remember when I said we need to stop faking the funk? If not, see the post directly before this one. I was all about authenticating my funk in 2019. But, in true Lauren fashion, I managed to get myself so off course that I feel like I need to not only start … Continue reading Mid-February Is the New January
Photo by Isaiah Rustad on Unsplash I write this post for myself as much as for you. As 2018 falls away and 2019 takes the reins, I pose this call to action, for all of us: STOP FAKING THE FUNK. What is "the funk"? It isn't the funk so much as your funk. Your passion. Your drive. Your true, unalterable, authentic self. STOP FAKING IT. But … Continue reading Stop Faking the Funk
Consider yourself a writer? Consider yourself insecure? Considering joining a support group? Check out the Insecure Writer's Support Group! January's Question: What are your favorite and least favorite questions people ask you about your writing? It's been quite a while since I referred to myself as a writer. I've spent the past several years dealing … Continue reading Insecure Writer’s Support Group: January