MONTHLY UPDATE: July 2018

July 2018 has been a blast! Not particularly productive on the writing front, but that was a price I was willing to pay. Find out what I have been up to, what I read, and what bookish quote I loved the most in this month’s update post! >>

MONTHLY UPDATE: June 2018

June 2018 has been exam month, so a large proportion of the last few weeks has been focused on study…though I did console myself by reading eight books! Find out what I read, what progress I made with my writing, and much more in June’s monthly update post! >>

MONTHLY UPDATE: May 2018

May 2018 has passed in a blur of university reports, crises at work, and increasingly chilly weather. As a result, motivation levels have been low and fatigue levels high…but I’ve still managed to read and write and blog and do all sorts of other things. Find out more here! >>

Exploring mental illness in YA literature

Mental illness is one of the most pressing health concerns of the modern age, and YA literature has a role to play in opening up the conversation on this long-tabooed subject. Here I discuss some of the things to remember when writing about mental illness, and what YA books are currently out there. >>