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Wattpadder. Wordpresser. Professor.

Preparing for Punk Contest

Brainstorming ideas in a 3x3x3 prewrite for an upcoming punk-themed contest.


Interview with Myself

One of the ways I like to free write myself towards answers is the self-inflicted interview—probing thoughts beneath the surface by directing my curiosity inward, Read more…


August Projects

Lately I’ve been editing more, considering the accessibility of my writing, trying to simplify. This is why I haven’t posted updates about new content every Read more…


Joyful & Veerful

I veered off track from the prewriting and update buttons I made with WordSwag on Monday because I needed to chase down some big ideas Read more…


Introducing Update Buttons!

I made three updates today—two on Wattpad, and one in my WordPress blogosphere—but more importantly, I also designed several buttons for realizing these ideas; and Read more…


Just Two Updates Today

American Cateye: Food is the First Building Block & Reminiscencings: Vac•il•lat•ing Soph•is•try Also, Emergence No. 7 just ranked #1 in Wormholes, which would be amazing, Read more…


3 x 3 in 8 vs. 8

After we got home from seven hours of swimming, barbecue, and familial love, I felt exhausted, so I fell asleep, then woke up cramped out Read more…


Celebrating the Beginning of July

On July 1st, I added to three of my Wattpad projects, including the arduous task of one-sentence synopsi in the comments section of each chapter Read more…


Wattpad Updates

Yesterday’s postponed goals still aren’t complete. 😶 But I wrote a lot on Wattpad today? “Creation Myth” for Emergence No. 7 (also acts as Prologue Header) Read more…


Outlines for Writing in a Childhood Universe; & Creating a Universe Unto My Own

Today I took a day off from—well, writing anything but this post—in light of the other exciting other facets of the day: It’s Saturday, My Read more…


Today’s Self-Pubs & Reduction of Notifications

Neither Chase nor I got much sleep last night, so today started slow. However, I still felt determined to finish the goals I set for Read more…


Today’s Blog, Social Media, & Wattpad Updates

Today started with gardening—a lot of gardening. We were out there for two plus hours, pruning and fine-tuning plants. I’m going to write more about Read more…


Today’s Blog & Wattpad Releases

Today I challenged myself to update as many of my online portals as possible, without cutting out the prewriting phase of any project. It was Read more…


On Solomon’s “Depression, the secret we share”

I felt a funeral in my brain. I, in silence, some strange race, wrecked—solitary here… I fell down, and down, and hit a world at Read more…


Blogosphere Improvements

Quick note of goals I’d like to chunk out and accomplish in coming months… June Aggressively building content. I’m a little behind on these ideals, Read more…


Artificial Intelligence Necessitates Universal Basic Income

Artificial intelligence (AI) will make universal basic income (UBI) necessary. We won’t have a choice but convert to UBI in response to a surge of Read more…


A World of Wonders


3×3 Blogosphere Formula

Lately I’ve tried to give my intuition more agency. While slices of our society argue gut reactions are more of a primal response,—and therefore, inferior Read more…


Formulaic Writing

I use formulas for my writing. Once I find a healthy formula, I stretch it around, changing a variable here; doubling a variable there. Think Read more…


Lakhiani’s 3 Important Questions

Your perspective is everything.