Fan Fiction Helped Me as a Writer and I’m Not Embarrassed by That (Part One)

I used to get flustered when I told people I was a writer and they asked if they could read what I wrote. The idea of fan fiction, even though it’s been around for centuries, is still ridiculed in some circles. However, I wanted to share my personal experience with fan fiction, as well asContinue reading “Fan Fiction Helped Me as a Writer and I’m Not Embarrassed by That (Part One)”

I avoided horror movies until I had to write about them

I was a ‘fraidy-cat. I hated Halloween and avoided that aisle in the department store whenever the season rolled around. The only horror I could stomach was R.L. Stine’s Goosebumps series even though they would keep me awake. I think I only read them because my classmates were reading them. I still don’t like thatContinue reading “I avoided horror movies until I had to write about them”