Heading for Providence….Rhode Island.

I have a bad feeling I’m not going to get another chance to do this before Wednesday night…so everyone have a HAPPY THANKSGIVING!! I’m being whisked off to the east coast for an unprecedented SECOND TIME this year…AND I’m going to be brave and go carry-on only. Dunn-dunn-dunnnnn!!! Cynical broadcast from yet-to-be-determined airport pending! But really, I’ll be […]

*headdesk*

Yesterday was my queryversary…one month since I sent my first queries. I’ve sent more since then, but I’ve had enough rejections already to fall off my initial I’m-subbing! high. On her blog today Kristin Nelson gave a brief list of what children’s editors are looking for right now. This was the very first thing she listed: “Looking […]

The Summertime Prince

This is not a teaser…and anyway it’s officially not Tuesday anymore. I wrote this poem almost two years ago. It’s about the guy who um, initially inspired the *love interest* in MIND FIRE, which I had begun around the same time. Writing the poem got me excited to finish the novel, ~*mah first novel*~, so…it’s definitely not the greatest, […]

Desk Revision

Okay so back on July 8th I was in DEEP. I was revising, revising, revising the MS I finally queried two weeks ago…and I was deep in Office Splat. I would like to proclaim that I ~finally~ rented that excavator and managed to pull myself from the heap. Being the day after Halloween, it was […]