Hi, all! I apologize that it's been a hot second since I blogged, but I wanted to let you all know that, in April, I'll be starting a new series of posts to follow the process of being a debut author! I'll be writing blog posts during each stage of the process, discussing what it's… Continue reading My Writing Process – Drafting
IT’S FINALLY HAPPENED! The moment I’ve dreamed of since I was around 11 years old has finally come true! All those years ago, when I first started writing about brutal wolves and sexy vampires back on the Neopets roleplay boards, I had no idea how difficult this journey would be. Agents? Queries? Publishers? Contests? Twitter?… Continue reading How I Got My Book Deal
Alphas, betas, and CPs, oh my!! In my last post I talked about Pitch Wars, and how important it is to build your writing community. A few of you reached out on Twitter to ask me how to go about building this community and finding your critique partners, so that's what I'll talk about this… Continue reading All About Critique Partners (Time to Connect!)
So I realize I may get some grief for writing something specifically for those of you who get selected for Pitch Wars, but I mean nothing offensive by it. There are dozens upon dozens of blog posts for those who weren't selected, talking about how to make the most out of this experience and where… Continue reading For the Pitch Wars “Winners”
So here's a post about something no one ever talks about: multiple offers of representation. If you're at this point, congratu-friggin-lations. Even if you have one offer, you've accomplished something very, very difficult. You are a CHAMPION. But okay, serious talk, hardly anyone talks about what you're supposed to do if you end up with… Continue reading Multiple Offers, What?