NaPoWriMo 2018: Day 7

A Ballad ("A ballad /ˈbæləd/ is a form of verse, often a narrative set to music. Ballads derive from the medieval French chanson balladée or ballade, which were originally "danced songs''...Ballads are often 13 lines with an ABABBCBC form, consisting of couplets (two lines) of rhymed verse, each of 14 syllables.") (source) (This is one … Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2018: Day 7

Books I’m Excited for May, 2018

Brightly Burning by Alexa Donne Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Retelling Release date: May 1st, 2018 This is a debut novel. Seventeen-year-old Stella Ainsley wants to get off the spaceship she’s been stuck on her entire life. She takes the job as a governess on the ship Rochester, captained by the notorious recluse Hugo Fairfax. … Continue reading Books I’m Excited for May, 2018