Tag Archives: Practice

Learning to Speak Portuguese

23 Apr

I prepared for three weeks to create this video – memorizing and practicing every chance I got! Enjoy 🙂

Check out my other YouTube videos here, or visit my channel, AlizaOnline.

The Driving Force Behind This Blog

16 Oct

I started writing when I was six years old.

Since then I’ve kept journals and diaries, written short stories and attempted longer ones, and I’ve created poems and scenes and characters.

But when my latest attempt at a novel-length story floundered miserably, I seriously questioned (not for the first time!) the status of “writer” that I’d slapped on myself at some point in my teenage years. Writer’s block plagued me for months, as I thought: Am I a writer if I don’t write?

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