Monthly Archives: January 2011

Will do reviews for food

Actually, no food necessary :). Point is, I’d love to do some reviews on this blog, preferably of YA novels-any subgenre is okay. And you don’t have to provide the book-I’ll pay for the Kindle download myself, so the only … Continue reading

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Trunked bits, naughty bits

Today I thought I’d try something new-get people to post bits of their trunked novels. My theory is that in every abandoned draft there’s a bit we’d like to preserve. A favorite character, a description, a scene. I’ve recycled a … Continue reading

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Query dreams

So I’m in the process of querying my second novel. It’s not the first time I’ve ever queried a book, so I thought I was eminently prepared. I’m one of those oddballs that actually enjoys the process, probably due to … Continue reading

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Go Pac Go!

So okay. I’m a New York Jets fan, but to prevent myself from being devastated/depressed/disillusioned by yesterday’s loss, I am wearing a new hat. My Green Bay Packer one, to be exact. Just so you know, my kids each have … Continue reading

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Short story series coming soon!

In keeping with my New Year’s resolution to blog at least once a week, I’m posting today’s entry. And (not in keeping with New Year’s resolutions, but something I’ve always wanted to try) I’m going to be working on a … Continue reading

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Tea chat on Twitter this weekend!

Join me, Julie Campbell, Jen Wylie and a whole bunch of other authors on #authorteachat this Saturday, January 8th, at 1 PM Mountain, 3 PM Eastern. We’ll be happy to hoist a cup of tea and answer any questions you … Continue reading

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New Year’s resolutions

I make ’em and never keep ’em, but I’m more or less determined this year to… Finish my current work in progress (are they ever really finished? Sigh). Blog at least once a week. Come up with a contest that … Continue reading

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