Of Fireflies

A memory in lamplight, the clarity in the blur of little lights giving rise to that spark you lost long ago. You remember that night under the stars when you made yourself scarce. Not because you couldn't go home, but looked up and realized that you're not alone. Remember those fireflies, those tiny lives and… Continue reading Of Fireflies

Dearly Beloved

"Thinking of you, wherever you are. We pray for our sorrows to end, and hope that our hearts will blend. Now I will step forward to realize this wish. And who knows: starting a new journey may not be so hard, or maybe it has already begun. There are many worlds, but they share the… Continue reading Dearly Beloved

What Truly Matters

Another progress update, yay! The writing process is weird. For me, it's like take some notes, really try to visualize it (may take longer than a day), transfer it into prose, go to bed, wake up and read what I've just written, do some tweaking, repeat. Writing a novel is hard. I know what I… Continue reading What Truly Matters

Strength to Protect What Matters

So, quick progress update: I haven't felt this motivated in a very long time. Finally, I'm back in the headspace of almost exclusively thinking about writing and it's fantastic. But I'd be lying if I said I got to this point alone. If it weren't for my friend being genuinely interested in the story and… Continue reading Strength to Protect What Matters