Author Archives: Jenna

About Jenna

I am 23 years old, with a bachelor's degree in English. I currently work as a staff writer for a nonprofit organization. I am currently querying a YA fantasy about assassins and magical powers, and I'm drafting another YA fantasy based on Mayan civilization!

Progress? Or the Snail’s Pace That Is My Style Lately

I haven’t written up an update in a while, so I thought I would. I haven’t made much progress since my last one, unfortunately. I finished up my scene synopses for Scrivener (forgot to write the full synopsis though!) and … Continue reading

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What Comes Next?

I just can’t resist those Hamilton puns šŸ˜‰ It’s been a little over a week since I finished draftingĀ In the Shadow of the Necropolis now, and progress is a little slow. IĀ haveĀ been working on it, so that’s a plus, but … Continue reading

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Victory at Last

I know this post is coming a little late, but better late than never I guess. Besides, I have amazing news. I finished draft 1 ofĀ In the Shadow of the Necropolis at 10pm last night!! It feels so good to … Continue reading

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[Hamilton voice] Let’s go

On the writing front, things could still be better, but I’m actually trying. I wrote 400 words 2 nights ago, and over 1,000 last night. It seems like every time I sit down to write, I invent a new scene … Continue reading

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Currently Slamming My Head Into the Wall

I wish I had better news in this update. I’m still avoiding my writing. I should have been done with this draft by now, but every time I sit down to write, I do other things instead, because I’m too … Continue reading

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Are We There Yet?

Good morning! Looks like I’m sticking to my promise of weekly updates.. for now, anyway. I don’t have much to update, really. Since I last posted, I wrote 1,298 words, all in one sitting. I finished Ch. 29, which was … Continue reading

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1 Year On: A Writing Update

Good morning! I’m trying to get better about updating my blog. I want to get back to weekly updates, if I can. That way I can hold myself accountable not only for being consistent here, but also with my writing. … Continue reading

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