Category: Literary

A little note on Thanksgiving

Hey, everyone. It’s Jonathan. While I haven’t been here quite as long as Lauren or Patrick, and I’ve been here just a little longer than Brittany, I think I can speak for all of us when I say that we are e x t r… Continue Reading “A little note on Thanksgiving”

Promoting Yourself Through Social Media

Today’s blog post is a topic near and dear to my heart: Social Media. Let’s get started. So you’re a writer, and you’re amazing, I’m sure, but no one will know until you get yourself out there. In our modern day and age, we… Continue Reading “Promoting Yourself Through Social Media”

Knowing your threshold

  This one is short and sweet. I’m reading Stephen King’s IT for reasons I’m still not sure. I think it is because I like his writing and I hate myself. Well, I mean I know I hate myself. Moving on. I pick large… Continue Reading “Knowing your threshold”

NaNoWriMo 2018 – Join Us!

It’s time for writer worldwide to commit a certain amount of their time and creativity to NaNoWriMo 2018! For those who’ve done this before, you know the drill – find us on NaNoWriMo: lehamm9 and superopie. For newcomers, I’ll give a brief overview of… Continue Reading “NaNoWriMo 2018 – Join Us!”

Finding your “Flow”

A couple days ago, I received a “memory” notification on Facebook about a painting I’d completed around 7 years ago. At that point, I was in college, oil painting was still completely foreign to me, and I was constantly surrounded by inspiration, other artists,… Continue Reading “Finding your “Flow””

Adventures in Writing Plan Land

I think we can all agree- sometimes it’s just hard to find time to write. If you’re like me, I work a normal forty hours a week and writing is the second job that I fit into the spaces between work and socialization, which… Continue Reading “Adventures in Writing Plan Land”

This isn’t about anchor tattoos.

When I talk about writing I feel confident in my viewpoint, but that doesn’t mean I’m correct at all. Writing, as you know, is organic and each writer must feel out how to approach the beast with the intention of creation and not destruction.… Continue Reading “This isn’t about anchor tattoos.”

Inktober, Confidence, and Inspiration

It’s September 14th, so you know what that means! It’s 17 days until October! As a visual artist, October is one of my favorite times of the year. Sure, the seasonal food is great and the romanticized imagery of Autumn are all okay, but… Continue Reading “Inktober, Confidence, and Inspiration”

Another New Ginger

Hello! This is coming to you from the fingertips of the newest Ginger with a voice you will soon come to know very well. I’m Brittany and I will be taking the reins on our social media platforms, which means I will get to… Continue Reading “Another New Ginger”

Because Poetry

Because it’s national poetry writing month, and I wrote this for a speech, that when standing in front of everyone, I just bombed the HOLY FUCK out of. I figured I’d drop this in our blog. This is for anyone who is wondering why… Continue Reading “Because Poetry”