I’ve been through a bit of a writer rollercoaster lately (writercoaster?) first with my imprint shutting down, then my having to dump my non-responsive agent (who left agenting not long after). Now I’m back in the trenches with three different manuscripts under my arm, knocking on agent’s doors and begging them to pleasepleaseprettyplease read more than my first ten pages. It’s grueling, and the sad fact is for all of us in this position, only a very small percentage of agents respond at all. The few who do send you… Read more I May Have Book News Coming Soon . . . →
Six continents. Six perilous races. Complete any one of them in the allotted time and win prizes and acclaim. Complete all six in a row, and you become the first person in history to complete the Seventh Race – winning money, glory, and a chance at a far better life anywhere in the world. Only one group of youngers is allowed to compete every year, and Ree is determined to win it all and save herself and her older sister from a life of indentured servitude. She’ll have to watch… Read more Presenting: My #NaNoWriMo Project →
That’s right – I’ll be leading a virtual writing workshop on Oct 18th with Creative Light Factory as we gear up for NaNoWriMo ✍️ Come hang out with me and learn to outline your story when you really (I mean REALLY 😠) hate outlining.
I’m very pleased to announce that I’ll be partnering with Creative Light Factory on a virtual NaNoWriMo Prep workshop next month. We’ll be talking about outlining when you’re more of a “pantser” kinda writer. More details as soon as we finalize the date!
This Saturday, I’ll be visiting Towne Book Center in Collegeville, PA for a YA author panel on Small Business Saturday. Come on out and patronize the best indy bookstore in the Philly ‘burbs!
The Philadelphia Writing Workshop will be taking place two weeks from tomorrow. Have you registered yet? Don’t miss out on all the great writing advice you’ll get from a terrific group of authors (including yours truly!), the chance to rub elbows with agents and editors, and the opportunity to have your manuscript professionally critiqued. It’s guaranteed to be well worth your while! If you are attending, be sure and stop by the two sessions I’ll be teaching on writing for MG/YA aand outlining your manuscript using the grid method. Hope… Read more Two Weeks Until The Philadelphia Writing Workshop! →
Just a reminder that I’ll be sharing a creepy tale (along with my fellow women writers and book lovers) at The Very Scary Story Jam in Oaks, PA (suburban Philadelphia). The main pavilion will feature a crackling fire, refreshments, and a solid afternoon of entertainment. Hope to see you there!