Hello, all! I’ve been slacking off blogging big time lately, so bear with me while I offer the usual load of spineless excuses. A) This past week was the last week of my summer Spanish class, so I spent loads of time studying like a madwoman for the final. B) I’ve been obsessed with book… Continue reading On Critique Partners
Look at me, doing homework and working on my query letter like a good student writer. On those rare occasions when I’m actually diligent and get things done, I’m so proud of myself. I’d been giving my query the evil eye for a couple of days. I guess seeing it returned to me with a… Continue reading I Am So Good
It’s that time again, folks! Stephanie and I have recorded podcast episode four, and in this episode we talk about rules for writers. Stephanie found Ten Rules For Writing Fiction, which was inspired by Elmore Leonard’s book 10 Rules for Writing. In the post, several writers talk about their personal ten rules, and in the… Continue reading Book Learning Podcast Episode Four (Plus JulNoWriMo Day 9)
Because I was lazy, I never wrote proper posts for the two previous podcasts, but I think this is one of the best yet and I want to give it its proper due. For any of you who don’t know what the Book Learning Podcast is all about, look up towards the top of the… Continue reading Book Learning Podcast #3
Well, hello there peeps! I’ve been absent for a while again, so there’s a lot to catch you up on, first and foremost being the reason for my absence this past week: my grandfather passed away, and I was in SC with family for his funeral. My grandfather was an amazing husband to my grandfather,… Continue reading Why I Was Gone This Time, the Booker Award, and the Book Learning Podcast!