Tag Archives | Health

How To Build and Use a Treaddesk

Today, we’re going to talk about the wonders of the treaddesk! Any writer will tell you that your back and shoulders suffer terribly if you spend too much time hunching over your desk. Especially when writing, we get lost in our work, and next thing, you’re shaped like a question mark. Studies show that spending too much time sitting can lead to an increased risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes, obesity and a slew […]


The Importance of Day Dreaming

When I was a kid, I used to hate doing chores. (I mean, what kid doesn’t, honestly?) It was all so tedious and boring, and all that time spent cleaning my room or watering the plants could have been spent reading or biking or something else more interesting. I never did grow out of my disdain for busywork, but as an adult, I’ve discovered that doing chores—while being a necessary evil—is also one of the few times I have […]


Stress less and daydream more: a resolution

My biggest resolution for this year is simple: Stress less, and daydream more. Over the last couple of years, since Incarnate was first tiptoeing into the world with advance copies of other Winter 2012 debuts, my daydreams began to shift. The thought patterns I’d worn deep over years suddenly began to carve a new path. Instead of spending car rides looking out the window (in the passenger seat!) thinking about my characters and imagining their […]