Author's Note: The chances of me double posting in one day are sooooooooo rare, yet here I am. My neighborhood rotation is a mix of story-driven, character-driven, and game-driven. It just so happens that something unexpected that happened in the game that lends itself perfectly to a new idea suggested to me by CathyTea. Her … Continue reading Author’s Note #6: The Pen Pal Project
Once again, I'm changing what I'm doing. I had fun with the Blanks for a week. I even screenshotted and outlined an entire 7 chapters for the Epsteins. But then I just couldn't bring myself to write it out. It felt like too much. Adding San Myshuno then toddlers then vampires to the Sims just … Continue reading Author’s Note #5: I’m Clearly A Bit Lost As To How To Actually Do This
Well hello! If you're still following me along on this attempt at writing a neighborhood rotation, bless your heart. I took a loooong break because real life, but I'm back with a fresh attempt at writing with any sort of regularity. I just posted a chapter I played and screenshotted and outlined way back in … Continue reading Author’s Note #4: Changing How Often I Switch Households
Hey everyone! I am typing this on my laptop, albeit with an external keyboard. If you know me on the Sims 4 Forums, you know that I spilled a glass of red wine on my laptop and thought I'd killed it. Somehow, most of the functionality has returned! It's doing enough to let me backup … Continue reading Author’s Note #3: Changing Up The Chapter Titles
I've been nominated by Remi Narrow and Eddie over at The Sloane Legacy for the Spirit Animal Award. I think it's pretty great because up until very recently, I was just a lurker on the SimsLit blogs, then a commenter, now a writer. Life just jumps forward in spurts sometimes doesn't it? With these nominations usually … Continue reading Author’s Note #2: The Spirit Animal Award!
I apologize in advance if you fall in love with these Sims and I can't keep this neighborhood rotation going. I'm trying something new, and I hope it works out. That being said, I'm brand new at taking screenshots and weaving them into a story. I've always loved writing, whether it was my personal blog … Continue reading Author’s Note #1: Let’s Get This Started!