Three Ways to Deal with Waiting in Publishing

If you follow me on Twitter (if not, you’re missing out on a whole lot of anxiety I mean fun), you knew this blog post was coming. Considering the responses I got from that tweet, clearly waiting is a certainty in publishing. This blog post is meant to help you expect the waiting. (You’re going Read More

Here’s what I’ve been up to…

Hi there! If you follow my blog, you’ve probably noticed I haven’t posted anything in a while. As of today, it’ll be seven weeks since my last blog post *gasp*. A lot has happened. And if you follow me on social media (you totally should), you’ll know some of it. If you don’t, here’s what Read More

Three Reasons You Need a Writing Community

Writing is hard. The craft is hard, the business is hard, the industry is hard. Regardless of where you are in your career, you’ve experienced some of this hardship. Because it isn’t going to get any easier – sorry! – the best way to get through it is to become part of a writing community. Read More

Three Reasons I’m Passionate About Supporting Debut Authors

The year was 2017. Debut author Therese Beharrie releases her first book into the wild… Of course I’m joking with this. I’m not going to be referring to myself in the third person in this post. It was only meant to show you how incredibly dramatic I can be. Because it does not feel like Read More

Not Every Opportunity is For You

The inspiration for this blog post came in the form of a Hallmark submission call. I was minding my own business on Twitter (as one does on Twitter *cough*), when I saw someone tweet that Hallmark was going to start publishing books. I get really excited when I see new publishers and lines starting. Generally, Read More