"My young adult novel, If I Could Be Like Jennifer Taylor, has just been nominated for a Cybils award. I will know if I am a finalist in December. it's very exciting to be chosen for any award and this one is by book bloggers and people who read…"
"Kerry, the story is very intriguing, but your whole idea in doing a query is to give the editor a taste of your book. There is too much detail here and I got lost myself. I think you need to write a blurb for your book first and then expand it to…"
"I'm very happy to be here. This is my first publication since starting hemodialysis, so it's commemorative in a way, a sign that I can still have a full live despite kidney failure. I needed this :-)"
"Claire, I can identify with you wanting to destroy your ms with so many rejections. I subbed mine for five years with only rejections. They said it was too much of a problem story. They said the main character wasn't strong enough. One editor…"
"I think going to upstate NY is very relaxing. Find a B&B and just relax. Or go to Vermont. It is so peaceful there. I would suggest you wait until late spring, because it is probably still a little cool up there. There are so many little inns…"
"@Petrea, you might try Direct Messaging, because that is a way to connect with a person. I have gotten to know some people by tweeting that way. Sometimes someone will RT your tweet and thanking them also helps. I do feel most of the time, unless I…"
"@Sheri we should definitely switch blogs or each do a post. Whatever works for you is fine. I am pretty much booked in May, but I have most of April free. Let me know what date is good and we can talk."
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
My book, If I Could Be Like Jennifer Taylor, was published in September by MuseItUp Publishing. I am also in a memorial anthology by MuseItUp, Lavender Dreams and in Prompted: An International Collection of Poetry.
Hey Barbara, Thanks for your interest in doing a guest post! I just put this on our Blooming Late site but wanted to email you here, too:
Thanks for the interest in doing a guest blog on women writers of the past who inspire us today. You can send your posts (200-500 words app) to me through my personal email firstname.lastname@example.org or message me privately through She Writes. Please include a short bio, website or blog link...This is all about promoting you and your work, too!
I think it would be easier to chose 1 writer than several, but I'm open. Whenever I get your post, I'll try to turn it around within a day or two and then send you the link, so you can also post it where you'd like.
Welcome Puffikins. It has been almost a full month since the NFL rookie draft occurred. I, Ms. Puff of Evanston, Illinois, like to take time to absorb what ACTUALLY happens in an NFL football draft; I don't like to "shoot from the hip" and regret…See More