I am so excited to announce Fun and Games, my new blog column hosted by the awesome Luna Station Quarterly, and featured here on my own page under my Guest Blog Posts tab. Luna Station Quarterly publishes remarkable speculative fiction by women-identifying authors, and features a vast array of posts from bloggers on an entire spectrum of topics. As my column’s title suggest, I’m writing … Continue reading My Column “Fun and Games” is Live on Luna Station Quarterly!
Lunch breaks, fifteen-minute rest breaks, spare moments between errands–what do these things have in common? Hint…this is a blog post about creativity and positivity and a big, huge #FridayFeel. The answer: breaks are a chance to text your Muse, ping the creative spirit within you that was hiding behind Excel spreadsheets, calendar appointments and endless to-do lists. But I’m busy, Eliza! (That’s you, talking to … Continue reading Break it down…#FridayFeel
I love the #MotivationMonday hashtag because, well, I need the extra prod and dose of inspiration the posts so often give me. Today, I’m facing down the barrel of rewrites and plotting for an extremely rough draft (Moya’s book, YAY!). It’s easy to get frustrated when looking at a mangled, wonky set of scenes. It’s easy to feel that I’m a hack, to think that … Continue reading Rough Going: Motivation Monday
Life is busy, the world is rife with problems to be solved, and finding quiet moments in the midst of it all can seem like an impossible dream. If chasing down moments of peace is already so difficult, how in the universe is it possible to stay creative? The answer is simple: start with one small thing. There are days when I race from crisis … Continue reading One Small Thing: Staying Creative in a Busy World
Hiya, all! I hope this Thor’s Day finds you well and thriving. :3 I’ve been blogging all week in celebration of my upcoming new release, Valiant Heart–a 40K fantasy novella that opens the door to a world of adventure, magic, and characters I’ve grown to adore in the time I’ve spent with them. I will tell anyone who asks me about the process of writing … Continue reading For the Love: Thursday Thoughts