Amanda Beverage

  • Amanda Beverage started the topic in the forum 3 years, 11 months ago

    I just wanted a thread for a place to discuss the movie with more explicit spoilers.

    I saw it a week ago with my mom and one of the aspects I loved, which Tananarive mentioned, was how it created better unity and community between different earth nations. (I also thought it was pretty obvious that when the aliens said they had brought weapons and…[Read more]

  • Amanda Beverage started the topic in the forum 3 years, 11 months ago

    I just have a question about the suggestion of writing one story every week or every month, which I really liked.

    Is it okay to think “I’ll write 3-4 stories per month”? Like instead of distinguishing it by week, distinguishing it by story amount? Because sometimes I feel like it can take me 3 days to write one story and a week and half to write…[Read more]

  • Amanda Beverage replied to the topic in the forum Amanda Beverage 3 years, 11 months ago

    Hi Mark,

    I generally agree that anger isn’t usually the best emotion to use or actualize. Especially for me — my anger usually feels more destructive (internally and/or externally) that really useful.

    But my opinion has shifted just a little bit when I read Terry Prachett’s “The Wee Free Men” and there’s a scene where the main character…[Read more]

  • Amanda Beverage started the topic in the forum 4 years ago

    Hello everyone.

    I probably won’t be commenting a lot because I’m at stage 1 of Steve’s stages (“love yourself without guilt or shame”) and socializing has always baffled me and/or caused me stress.

    So I’ve been doing a lot of thinking, reading (Think & Grow Rich), writing, and reflecting, and I wanted to share some of my thoughts and questio…[Read more]