Let me just get this out of the way: *deep breath* *dances around the room, dabbing and screaming silently so neighbors don't complain* *another deep breath* Ahem. Yes. Let's get back to it, shall we? It's been nearly eight months since I wrote about the start of my writing journey. Eight months since I nearly… Continue reading How I Got My Book Deal
Emotions And The Western Gaze
Two posts in one week? It's a personal record! So what topic has been so pressing on my mind that I found it impossible to delay writing about it? Emotional authenticity when writing about Eastern ( or less broadly, Asian) cultures or influences. This has been simmering in my brain for a few weeks now,… Continue reading Emotions And The Western Gaze
Why (Straight) Men Should Read Romance
Thoughts on dating and relationships in the modern world...
How I Got My Agent
I...have an agent. I have an agent. I HAVE AN AGENT!!! I'm not going to lie. Just two weeks ago, I didn't think I'd ever get to write this post. Sure, I hoped and dreamed of making this announcement, but part of me started to believe I would never see this moment. I know, I know, it… Continue reading How I Got My Agent