I'm one of those people who's wanted to be a writer since I was old enough to understand what it meant. Throughout my childhood, I wrote story after story and shared them with everyone I could. And then I stopped. I mean, I wrote all sorts of dramatic emo journal entries and some pretty terrible,… Continue reading I’m a Bust a Move Kind of Writer
First off, back on October 24 I was like, "I'm gonna do a vlog every week!" HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA Past Me is so cute. Alrighty. If you were on Twitter Monday night, you got to experience the most incredible thing with me. I announced that my book, the book that I've been working on forEVER and have… Continue reading Between + Spencer Hill Press = LOVE 4EVER
(This post originally appeared on HerKentucky.) As many of you know from my very first post on Her Kentucky, I've been working on a young adult novel, BETWEEN, for about two years. I wrote it, then re-wrote it, re-wrote it, and re-wrote it again. I'm talking major, beginning-to-end rewrites, not including all the minor revisions I made… Continue reading A Dream Come True, aka I GOT A BOOK DEAL!
**Check out cupidslitconnection.blogspot.com! "An undercover cupid who specializes in bringing talented writers together with astounding literary agents in not so romantical but magical ways." Cupid's set up a contest in which 100 writers sent in queries and the first 250 words of their manuscripts. Then there are four bouncers who decide who goes to round 2.… Continue reading Some of my favorite sentences…