SCAVENGER HUNT HAS FINISHED!!! CONGRATS TO THE WINNERS!! I'VE EMAILED YOU!! - JO Welcome to YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors...and a chance to win some awesome prizes! At … Continue reading YA SCAVENGER HUNT – (hosting author Nina Berry!)
I use these two words a LOT - especially when I'm revising. After working through agent notes on one MS, and my first beta reader notes on another, I find myself going back to the basics. When a writer shifts something near the beginning of their MS, especially when it has to do with the … Continue reading LEARN. PROPEL.
I was involved in several plays in college. One of the characters in a production was a pregnant woman and there was AN ACTUAL PREGNANT WOMAN cast in that role! Perfect! Think of all the research of "pregnant woman movement" she won't have to do! When the review was printed in the paper after opening night, … Continue reading Psst… You’re Going to get it Wrong