The Metamorphosis of a Night Owl

Since high school, I’ve heard rumors floating around that going to bed early is healthier than staying up late and sleeping in. And also that having a different sleep schedule on the weekends is bad. But I’ve always been a night owl. And I’ve always enjoyed sleeping in. Not only was I often incredibly productive late at night, […]

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Still Climbing

Just over two years ago, I decided to attempt to write a novel. I had this sudden thought that this thing that had seemed impossible to me before might actually be a learnable feat. I started reading tons of books about writing, plotting, and character development. I began reading more novels, studying the structure of movies, […]

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I’m going to write a novel. No big deal.

When I first found out I was going to be unemployed for most of October and all of November (not to mention December, when I’ll be home!!), I immediately knew I had to set some kind of goal for myself. There was no way I could let that kind of time go to waste. (Not […]

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