"When someone is mean to me, I just make them a victim in my next book." --Mary Higgins Clark Ha! Now that's the way to do it!
Hello friends in the blogosphere! As many of you know, I entered my novel, Women Like Us, in the 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award contest. So far, it's been a hair-pulling, nerve-wracking ride as I obsess over anticipate the next contest announcement. If you're not familiar with ABNA, it works like this: Ten thousand people enter … Continue reading My Publisher’s Weekly Review
Read and review my ABNA entry! <<<-------This is the link! Hello friends! I'm so excited that my novel, Women Like Us, has made it to the quarterfinals of the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA)! This is the third time I've entered this contest, and the first time I've made it this far. Whether or not I … Continue reading Read and review my ABNA entry!
Just wanted to share with you all what my wonderful husband gave me for Christmas this year. He actually gave it to me weeks ago figuring (correctly) that I'd probably buy it for myself immediately after its release. It's the new novel from my writing idol, Joshilyn Jackson! Signed by her and everything! I've already … Continue reading My Favorite Gift This Year
If you've been reading this blog, you know that I've been on a mission to get one or another of my books published for a few years now. I've received rejection upon rejection from literary agents. Some of them were encouraging. The last agent to reject Women Like Us wrote, "I was highly entertained reading … Continue reading It’s Heartbreaking When You Have to Say No