I KNOW RIGHT? This week I accepted an offer of representation from Louise Fury of The Bent Agency! She offered on my book SERENADE, a New Adult contemporary romance about ballet dancers (Yes, the one I summed up in this synopsis in gifs here) but that was actually the second book from me Louise had … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: I Signed With An Agent!
*to agents who might be reading this, I am fluent in gif. I should have put that in my bio**also I can bring you a goldfish but I'd never bring him in a bowl because goldfish aren't air breathers like betta fish. They need oxygenated water with a filter and/or a bubbler.
I got majorly writerly blocked after #pitmad and just rolled around in multiple manuscripts for a week or two. 500 words here, 1500 words there, nothing major and nothing was GRABBING me. I mean, granted, I really liked doing the Pinterest storyboards for all of them, and I liked talking about them, but usually a WIP … Continue reading Writing for Fun
I'm trying to make a 2 page synopsis a 1 page synopsis. Thus, this is me right now. but he has better hair than me. If only we could do synopsis...crap. Synopses? Whatever. I just want to use gifs all the time in my life. If we could hand out gifs like moving picture reactions … Continue reading Synopsis in GIFS!
I still haven't updated my 2013 reading list or started my 2014 reading list, but I swear I'm getting to it!I spent my winter holiday in the Adirondacks (where we did our critique group writers' retreat in early November). The house is made of magical qualities for writing. I wrote 34,000+ words there in five … Continue reading Querying, Revising, Drafting in the New Year
Let's pretend I functionally kept this blog going after taking a non-desk job this year and editing and revising ALL THE STORIES. Some of that was sheer laziness, I'll admit to that. Anyone who follows me on Twitter laughed their adorable animal print socks off when I was like "I don't want to waste words on … Continue reading End of the Year: Wins and Fails