Are you making your daydreaming maladaptive when it doesn’t have to be?

Maladaptive daydreaming disorder is real. If your daydreaming is so out of control that you can’t function – can’t maintain real-life relationships, can’t study or succeed in your career – then you have a very real problem and this post is in no way meant to trivialise that. But for some people, the problem isn’tContinue reading “Are you making your daydreaming maladaptive when it doesn’t have to be?”

Should you turn your daydreams into a novel? In my case, absolutely not

I think some of the best novelists are probably immersive daydreamers. Crafting intricate stories in our heads comes naturally to us. It wouldn’t be hard to write them down. But being a great novelist takes more than just creating a compelling story in your own mind. You have to put that story into words soContinue reading “Should you turn your daydreams into a novel? In my case, absolutely not”