General

Legacy in art: Who lives, who dies, who tells your story

“And when you’re gone, who remembers your name?Who keeps your flame?Who tells your story?” So goes the last song of the Hamilton soundtrack. Do you ever worry about your legacy? Do you ever worry about leaving behind a piece of you, something that keeps you in someone, anyone’s memory? I’m fast approaching 25 (hello, quarter…… Continue reading Legacy in art: Who lives, who dies, who tells your story

Guest posts

Guest post: How can a writer maintain mental well-being?

Heya, nerds! Today, I have an awesome guest here on This is Lit–the founder of Beeja Meditation, Will Williams! Will is a former music industry executive who then became a meditation teacher. He’s also the author of The Effortless Mind, released in May 2019. Did you know that writers are eight times more likely to…… Continue reading Guest post: How can a writer maintain mental well-being?

Wednesday wisdom

How to make your blog your personal brand.

I own more than 10 pairs of shoes. I love shoes to death and they’re what will eventually make me declare bankruptcy too. I think. Anyway. I once got this amazing pair of yellow wedges. My mom thought they looked “unnecessarily flashy and ridiculous”. But I loved them, so I went ahead and bought them…… Continue reading How to make your blog your personal brand.

Wednesday wisdom

The blogger’s guide to Search Engine Optimization.

Wednesday Wisdom is a series of blog posts on This is Lit about the different content marketing strategies you can use to crush it in the blogging world. So you’ve been at this blogging thing for a while now and you’re pretty regular with your posts. You stick to a schedule, you share all your…… Continue reading The blogger’s guide to Search Engine Optimization.

Wednesday wisdom

6 tips to write a headline that’ll make your blog post irresistible.

Wednesday Wisdom is a series of blog posts on This is Lit about the different content marketing strategies you can use to crush it in the blogging world. Today, we’re going to be discussing some tricks you can follow to write the perfect headline. As Copyblogger repeatedly taught me, the goal of a headline is…… Continue reading 6 tips to write a headline that’ll make your blog post irresistible.

Wrap-ups

May 2018 wrap-up: What did I read, write, and do?

No, really. Someone teach me how to write nice titles. Anyhoo… Here’s all the things I did in May. Books read Buddy read this with Simant at Flipping Through The Pages. We loved this book and it took us a really long time to get over how adorable it was. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Review to come.  …… Continue reading May 2018 wrap-up: What did I read, write, and do?