Life, WIP

5 Favourite Tea Companies + WIP Update

Hullo, world! Last week I wrote a post that was kind of heavy and actually took many tries for me to write...And Iโ€™m glad I did.ย  But for this week, I think Iโ€™ll settle for something light and fluffy. ๐Ÿ˜‰ The cherry blossoms are starting to bloom, but thatโ€™s just the timing for it to… Continue reading 5 Favourite Tea Companies + WIP Update

afternoon tea, authors, Life, Reading, WIP, Writing

February Afternoon Tea w/ SJ + The Liebster Award

Good afternoon! Itโ€™s that time of the month again, except February is a special one...itโ€™s been officially one year since I began the Afternoon Tea series! *inserts fanfare and cheers andย  confettis*ย  Reading back from February a year ago, I canโ€™t believe how so many things changed. Also, I really want to go back in… Continue reading February Afternoon Tea w/ SJ + The Liebster Award

afternoon tea, WIP, Writing

January Afternoon Tea + Meet my MC

Good afternoon! Itโ€™s that time of the month already where I sweep off a shelf of tea boxes and hunt my imaginary pantry for confectioneries and sit down with you...Itโ€™s January Afternoon Tea with SJ! *inserts cheers and hurrahs* I think 2021 is starting off pretty well, but first off, letโ€™s set the scene for… Continue reading January Afternoon Tea + Meet my MC

Life, WIP, Writing, Writing Craft, Writing Habit

10 Quirks of Being Japanese + My Brainstorming Process

Hullo, world! I canโ€™t believe in just two weeks, itโ€™ll be Christmas! (I havenโ€™t even considered Christmas shopping, since I almost never do it.) Iโ€™ve been working on and off which has been okay and also finished applying to most of the universities, which is relieving. Now I only need to keep up my 3.8-9… Continue reading 10 Quirks of Being Japanese + My Brainstorming Process

Author health, authors, Life, WIP, Writing

5 Steps to Recharge After A Major WIP

Hullo, world! Iโ€™m back again with another Author Health blog post. *inserts fanfare* Today is a kind of special post for me, since itโ€™s officially December...the month after NaNoWriMo! (Or Meno-WriMo in my case.) Although I didnโ€™t reach my goal of 50K this year (I wrote 28K), Iโ€™m glad with what I did get down… Continue reading 5 Steps to Recharge After A Major WIP

authors, Life, WIP, Writing, Writing Craft, Writing Habit

5 Ways to Write (Without Actually Writing)

Hullo, world! I must convey to you how happy I am to be writing this post. In the month I took a rest from blogging, I realised just how much I missed it. Iโ€™ve actually been blogging for almost five years counting my Japanese and science blogs, and blogging is one thing that sparks joy… Continue reading 5 Ways to Write (Without Actually Writing)

WIP, Writing, Writing Habit

5 Things To Do When Your Story is Stuck

Hullo, world! Itโ€™s another brilliant Wednesday morning. We are finally done with gloomy rainy days and back in sunshine mode here on the west coast. Ever since (two days) I started waking up at the time I used to, God has blessed the day with the most dazzling weather. Mayhaps all I need to do… Continue reading 5 Things To Do When Your Story is Stuck

authors, WIP, Writing

Welcome to the Doms! (WIP + Camp NaNoWriMo update)

Happy (Early) Motherโ€™s Day! Honestly, thereโ€™s so much happening right now that I am so glad I have my mother with me. Sheโ€™s the most amazing homeschool mom that I know of, and when I grow up, I want to be just like her. (I could write a whole another blog post on this topic.)… Continue reading Welcome to the Doms! (WIP + Camp NaNoWriMo update)

WIP, Writing

The Quarantined Characters Tag

Hullo, world! Itโ€™s another bright spring day, and I have found just the thing for you people shut up inside the house.  Announcing: The Quarantined Characters Tag! This tag was first developed by Kelly, and I found the tag via Merie Shenโ€™s blog. A big shoutout to the two of them! Basically, in this tag,… Continue reading The Quarantined Characters Tag