Author: Maghan

  • Desperately Need To Create A Writing Schedule

    Desperately Need To Create A Writing Schedule

    I hope everyone had a great Father’s Day weekend. I traveled and went down to visit my grandpa in Santa Rosa for the weekend. It was great seeing my grandpa, uncles, and cousins as we spent time with my grandpa.

  • Heart Work – Chapter Four

    Heart Work – Chapter Four

    The house was tidy, but there was a thin layer of dust over everything, like place hadn’t been cleaned in a few weeks. Collin walked from the foyer into the living room taking in the dated furnishings of his youth. As he entered the kitchen, he noticed the sun faded paint on the walls, as well as the faded wood floors.

  • Crazy, Busy Life

    Crazy, Busy Life

    Hello everyone! My son’s last day of school was Tuesday, and then I had a piece I needed to write for my narrative journalism class to be workshopped by the class. I had all the information for the piece because I am working on a documentary about it, but I had been procrastinating writing the […]

  • Heart Work – Chapter Three

    Heart Work – Chapter Three

    The wheels of the rental car ate the miles between the airport and what appeared to be the middle of nowhere. Collin sighed as his hometown of Cottonwood, California came into view. He was talking to his boss, Frank Phillips, on the phone, explaining who covering his cases while he was absent.

  • Heart Work – Chapter Two

    Heart Work – Chapter Two

    Collin sighed as he shut off the computer. It had been a very long day, filled with more incompetence from Billy and putting out the fires associated with it.

  • Tiny Living and Life Under Construction

    Tiny Living and Life Under Construction

    Hello everyone! Things have been busy this past week, especially as I worked to get up shade cloth before the triple digit heat hit Northern California.

  • Heart Work – Chapter One

    Heart Work – Chapter One

    Collin sat behind his desk looking over the files his interns had brought him, wondering how he was going to survive his day. At 36, Collin was well on his way to making partner at the law firm he had worked at for over a decade. Achieving that goal was all he ever wanted. He was so close. Collin would sacrifice anything to succeed.

  • The Writing Life

    The Writing Life

    It has been a crazy week! Since starting my Master’s program in March, I have been writing, outlining, reading, and editing so many things. I’m either doing it for me and my thesis, or as an assignment for a professor.

  • Welcome!


    Thank you for visiting my blog. As I begin my literary journey as a novelist, I have decided to create a platform for my fans to get to know me better, as well as my work. I am excited to start this new adventure with you all. My goal is to post new content weekly, and as this platform grows, I’ll look at adding different content. But for now, we’ll start small.