Hey folks, who's doing NaNoWriMo this year? I used to participate in the YWP (I was NevilleFan if any of you remember me), but kind of fell off of participating once I got to college. I decided to participate this year when my friend Lexi over at DeomesWriting told me she was doing it - … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2022 Week 1 Check-In
(Image description: Brittani wearing a renaissance top, a curly brown wig, and elf ears. Her makeup is done with thick eyeliner and gold highlights on her cheeks.) (Image Description: a crocheted leaf pouch with a brown top.) This past weekend, I attended the Enchanted Halloween themed weekend of St. Louis Renaissance Festival. This is something … Continue reading A Trip to the Renaissance Faire
Last month, I shared the first update on my visual novel/interactive story game 'Roanoke." I said I would share updates, so I wanted to give an update on my progress so far with the game. As a refresher, I am learning all of these programs with no prior experience save for very basic message board … Continue reading ‘Roanoke’ Visual Novel Update: July 2022
Stranger Things suffers from a serious issue with plot armor.
https://www.tiktok.com/@gogobrittani/video/7109264932419407150?is_from_webapp=1&sender_device=pc&web_id=7113352072925283882 I recently got my authors copies of My Body, Like Tentacles and got to do something I've dreamed of my whole life - sign and package copies for the friends and family who had ordered from me prior to the Amazon launch. :') I even broke out my quill and ink for the occasion. … Continue reading Signing Author Copies
Last semester, I took a class where I was introduced to Twine, a free, open-source software that makes it simple to produce HTML coded interactive fiction. I didn't have a lot of time to play around with it during the school year, so now that I'm on my break before grad school I decided to … Continue reading Working With Digital Interactive Story Software (Twine)
My spoken word reading of "I Can See Ghosts," a poem from my new book My Body Like Tentacles, is now up on YouTube! Check it out below and if you enjoy it, check out the book! https://youtu.be/uelvQd-_eCA
Hello, I will be hosting a YouTube Livestream to celebrate my book My Body, Like Tentacles this week! Come back here Monday(6/13) at 4pm to watch or visit the stream now to set a YouTube reminder. I will be reading from my collection, announce the winners of my Facebook giveaway, and maybe do a Q&A … Continue reading Virtual Book Launch This Week!
My debut chapbook, My Body, Like Tentacles, is available now on Amazon! It is available as both a Kindle eBook ($2.99, also available in Kindle Unlimited) or as a physical paperback ($10). My Body, Like Tentacles is a collection of both previously published and never before seen writing from my time in undergrad. It features … Continue reading My Body, Like Tentacles Available Now!
Official book trailer for My Body, Like Tentacles, coming soon to Amazon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNZVeDRFLH0
Image description: Brittani wearing her graduation regalia, holding her cap in the air.(Photo Credit: Molli Harvey Photography) I recently completed my studies from University of Illinois Springfield, where I spent three years in their online English program. I actually made this decision before the COVID-19 Pandemic started, so I was already transitioned to online education … Continue reading I Graduated From Online College (B.A. in English)
Hello, Internet. My name is Brittani Miller, and if you are reading this you either a) stumbled upon my website, or b) were subscribed to my website previously. I just did a major overhaul, so either way you're gonna be looking at a completely different website! Photo courtesy of Molli Harvey Photography I wanted to … Continue reading An Introduction