The day after the ex walked out the door, I hung this in my bedroom. It’s right across from my bed, and I would look at it every night before… Read more Sometimes, You Just Have To Believe →
Well, tomorrow’s the big day. Not only am I meeting my editor (and the rest of whoever I get to meet at the publishing company) and my agent face-to-face, but… Read more Tomorrow’s The Big Day (She Says Apprehensively): I Get My Edit Letter →
This is a big week for me! On Wednesday, I’m off to the Big Apple to meet my editor face-to-face. We’re going to sit down and hash over my book,… Read more This Week Is A Big Week: I’m Heading To The Big Apple To Meet My Editor & Agent →
One of the special challenges with writing sci-fi or fantasy is that sometimes, your dreams are way too big to confine to one book. And that’s a wonderful thing, in… Read more Sometimes Your Universe Is Too Big #amwriting #writing →
Part of being a successful writer – like it or loathe it – is being a successful salesperson. In the old days that meant cultivating your contacts with local newspapers,… Read more Social Media, Big Beautiful Thing And Bane Of My Existence →
If you followed me over here from my other name, you know that I’ve made a name for myself blogging for places like Woman’s Day, BlogHer, Mom’s Magazine and on… Read more So…Why The New Nom de Plume? →
My writer announcement is up at Swoon Reads!!! Let the madness begin!
See that last word at the bottom of the signature page? It says “Author.” And I signed under it with the biggest, baddest flourish I could manage, capped my pen… Read more And I Put My Pen To Paper, And The Contract Was Signed →