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This is an Insecure Writer’s Support Group post. To check out their site or sign up for the monthly blog hop, go here and enjoy all the awesome blog names (seriously jealous of a few of them). Posts might be thin for this month, with people in the throes of the first week of Camp NaNoWriMo (whichContinue reading “What’s Valuable About Words”
Let me introduce you to the Silver State
How do I manage to write full time and also be a full time mom? The short answer: I don’t. These two engagements do not happily co-exist. Any articles out there that confirm you can have kids at home all day and a writing job all day are glossing right over several very important details. Similar to advising tourists toContinue reading “3 Rules for Authors Who Are Full Time Parents”
At what point can I say with confidence that I am an author?
Or Work In Progress. Either one.
The ongoing saga. Look, there has to be at least some fun in this process. Dragging you along is fun.
Three months into this journey. By this time I get to look back on my shiny new starting to query self, point, and laugh. I wasn’t so blindly optimistic that I thought my first round of queries would result in a book deal. The research and all the articles I found made it pretty clearContinue reading “The Magic of Manuscript Rejections; Month 3”
Lets review the scoreboard so far! Established Medium Size Agency: #pass, with a very polite form letter. Much appreciated. Established Medium Size Agency: No reply, which means #pass New Small Agency: Zero reply and it’s past their stated 4 week response time. #pass Established Medium Size: Still no reply. Their stated reply window is 12 weeksContinue reading “The Magic of Manuscript Rejections; Part the Second”
Following experienced advice about querying intelligently…..is so not what I did.