Writing self-doubt
20-something miseries, being a writer

What Am I Doing Wrong? (And Other Questions I Ask Myself at 3am)

I can't help but feel like I'm doing something terribly wrong.

20-something miseries, being a writer, mental health

Today’s Hard-Won Lesson in Self-Care

To everybody out there struggling to take care of themselves, to get their work done, to take a shower, to get out of bed, to breathe in and out, I get it and I’m with you. We can get better at this self-care stuff together.

Writer in a coffee shop with coffee
being a writer, things you might find funny

How to Look Like a Real Writer at a Coffee Shop

Whenever I put on my combat boots and layer a chunky sweater over a sundress, I hear a little voice in my head all day long that says “Fuck yeah, I am providing a valuable service because I have a marketable skill.” You just don’t get that vibe from your underwear (or maybe you do, in which case, kudos).