Week 2 Surprises

I definitely hit that second week slump. But I kept up with my goal of writing 2k words per day. Slowly but surely, my plot is starting to take shape. I've really enjoyed not being confined to one voice or one point of view. Jumping around from character to character has helped me flesh out… Continue reading Week 2 Surprises


Half of a Yellow Sun

I'm three-quarters of the way through this novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. The book follows the lives of three key characters leading up to and during the Nigerian Civil War in the 1960s, as Biafra struggles to establish an independent republic in Nigeria. Quite a bit of the political commentary has gone over my head, but… Continue reading Half of a Yellow Sun