1. I buried my nose in books as a kid. (I still do.)
  2. I call myself a writer. (Then again, I call myself a lot of things.)
  3. I love writing. (I love having written even more.)
  4. I started this blog in 2013. (I feel old saying that.)
  5. I like stories. (Who would’ve thought that reading books would inspire me to write them.)
  6. I hope to publish a book one day. (Or twenty.)
  7. I enjoy dancing. (But I’m bad at learning choreography.)
  8. I graduated high school. (Somehow, I survived.)
  9. I graduated with high distinction from university. (It only took four years and many tears.)
  10. I did a major in Book and Media Studies. (Don’t judge me.)
  11. I did a double minor in English as well as Writing and Rhetoric. (You can judge me now.)
  12. I have a rational fear. (Dying while in the middle of a good book.)
  13. I have an irrational one. (Being late to things.)
  14. I watch a lot of baseball. (Too much if you ask my mom.)
  15. I make lists all the time. (I’m sure you’ve gleaned that by now.)

111 thoughts on “About

  1. I am really glad I found your blog today. I realized pretty recently that writing helps me think and calms me down. Your advice really helped πŸ˜€
    Thank you


  2. Going back to your post: Want to burn everything I write…please don’t. You will regret it later. No matter what it is, keep it…you may need it later, it may even end up being one of your most inspiring motivations later on. πŸ˜‰


  3. You have a great eye for words; you also have a great future ahead of you in the beautiful world of writing. Don’t ever lose that spark that makes your readers want more. Any questions you have, come find me.

    Keep your pen busy!
    Your Friend & Creative Writer – Alex.


    1. Thank you. I’m so glad to have you on my side. Likewise, I’ll be there for you if you ever need anything. Comments like yours make me realize how grateful I am to have the support I do. Love your blog by the way. πŸ™‚
      Your Friend and Writer Forever,


      1. Of course you didn’t know. Because I didn’t tell you until I told you.
        Hope you have fun with those little comments.


  4. Do you have tips on making it as a dancer….how do you support your passion? I have to get a job to help pay for classes (dance/school) and I feel demotivated just thinking about all the time I will be putting into a job that I might not even like. It’s hard because I’m very sensitive and anything I choose would have a huge impact on my entire life.

    I think your blog is amazing. You’re a great writer!


    1. If you can maybe try to find a job related to dance or one of your other passions. See if you could work at your dance studio or something similar. I know that isn’t always possible, so find an aspect of your job that you do like. Yeah I’m quite picky too. I hope everything works out for you though. For me balancing my interests like dance with my obligations such as school keeps me motivated.
      Thank you!

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  5. Hi, Herminia. I just realised it that we don’t follow each other on WordPress. So, here I am and, I must say, that you have a pretty impressive blog.
    So good to connect with you πŸ™‚
    Have a great day!


  6. I wish you a blast this new year, and hoping everything is good.
    May your dreams and goals reach beyond your wildest expectations.


      1. I hope my wishes weren’t weird and late.
        Life was busy in my house, and I completely forgot if I wishes all my friends the best year.


  7. Hi Herminia,
    I have gone through your both ‘About’ pages till now and loved the way you described yourself and your blog, and that is probably the reason I clicked that ‘Follow’ button. πŸ™‚
    Now, I am off to read your posts. πŸ˜‰

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