"Nancy, I am so intrigued by In Her Wake. I'm going to check it out asap.
On topic, it's timely that I'd find this group and question today. Last night I was working hard on edits and neglected to make dinner for the kids…"
"I would love to be interviewed. I'm published in middle grade fiction by HarperCollins, and I've just self-published a historical mystery for adults. I have two children, ages 11 and 16. The challenges have changed over the years I've…"
"I would love to be interviewed. I wrote In Her Wake: A Child Psychiatrist Explores the Mystery of Her Mother's Suicide
(www.inherwake.com) I wrote my memoir from the perspective of a mother, daughter and child psychiatrist searching for…"
"If you ladies aren't familiar with this blog networking challenge, please join me! It's such a fantastic networking tool run by a fellow writer. I happened to stumble upon her while cruising blogs. Perhaps…"
"For some reason, I haven't been able to leave a comment on your blog.
I'm a mother (of an eight-year old boy), a wife to a former soldier who's suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and am also dealing with my own…"
Do you have an interesting story about being a mom and writing or having a mom who was a writer? Please read my blog and let me know. I'd love to interview writing moms about their unique challenges. If you are published already, especially in Young Adult, I'd be especially interested. Thanks for checking it out!Jessica http://rem-jmcooper.blogspot.com/2011/08/writing-mothers.htmlSee More
I write YA novels and am seeking publication for my most recent book, REM. I'm also the mother of three, wife, a student working on my second degree, and a part-time sales associate at a retail store. You could say I'm a Jane of all Trades. Either that or I have a hard time making up my mind.
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Dear Jessica, Thanks so much for your warm words re Searching for Tamsen Donner. I'm so glad the motherhood/adventure combo resonated for you. I see you're in the thick of that now. Mine was a while ago but I lived to tell the tale. Welcome to She Writes. It's a terrific resource and network and comfort. All best, Gabrielle
"Welcome, V! Good for you for taking the time for yourself to do something you love. It makes you a better mom! I got back into writing the same way, one nap time at a time. I look forward to hearing about your progress!"
"I agree with Niki that combining being a stay at home mom with writing can provide you with a good routine. It worked that way for me when I was working on a first novel (still unpublished, but I do have a second one out there published…"