|The first Wednesday of the month|
is time for Insecure Writers Support Group,
hosted by Alex Cavanaugh and his
To quote Stephanie, from her post about the love list, "I use this love-list as a touchstone to remind myself during the hard times why my story is worthwhile. It’s easy to forget the GOOD STUFF when I’m wading through the muck" (the muck might be writing the middle of the first draft, or 2nd draft revisions, or in my case, querying - after a round of rejections wondering if what I wrote had any merit at all).
Writing this love list reminded me of how much I love this story and how much I want to NOT GIVE UP ON IT.
So without further ado, here are all the things I love about this story, a young adult science fiction.
Harley Davidson motorcycles
the butterfly nebula
blue hair (a nod to Daughter of Smoke and Bone, by Laini Taylor)
how my title came to be
Treasure Planet (anyone else love that movie?)
love across all of space and time
Moroccan style headscarf
I'm Glad You Came by The Wanted
Lake Brienz, Switzerland
Soli Deo Gloria
What's helping you fight insecurity or providing inspiration lately?