If I used a pic of an author's book on promo materials for a volunteer recruitment campaign (i.e. "educate the next Stephenie Meyer" and a pic of Twilight book cover), do you think there'd be a…Continue
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Road Trip Wednesday is a “Blog Carnival”, where YA Highway‘s contributors post a weekly writing or reading-related question and answer it in on our own blogs. You can hop from destination to destination and get
everybody’s unique take on the topic.
You’re more than welcome to participate! Just answer the question on your own blog, and leave a link to…Continue
This semester, I’m taking Advanced Children’s Lit (referred to here as ACL). As part of my Creative Project, I’ve decided to post the first five chapters of A Royale Pain, Book One in my Draven Atreides, Teenage Informant series on my author blog:
A day at the spa can be a “royale” pain.
Sixteen-year-old Draven Atreides has just started a new gig as an FBI informant. Her To Do…
The revision process for Book 2 hasn't been too bad. I had to write a revision outline for my CWII class and I'm not used to doing those. I'm a pantser by nature and tend to have an "Well, let's see what happens" type of attitude. I have to admit that I had help with the outline. A friend and co-worker who's familiar with the series helped me crank out an outline. I have some guidance now, so it's a little easier to write.
Last week I hand wrote 22 pages. The rest was…Continue