Today's blog post is short and sweet, and if you follow me on social media, you will already have heard this...multiple times. I FINALLY got a short story published! How, you may ask? Well, I finally figured out the correct terms to search for Christian fiction magazines...apparently I had to use the search term Christian… Continue reading Chosen
Finishing the Book. . . with mood swings
Remember that sappy romance novel? Yeah, okay, so, two relevant points first: Apparently Hallmark makes books. Apparently for approximately one month only (until September 30) they are accepting unsolicited manuscripts. You all know where this is going, don't you? Yup. I found out about it around the end of August, and with the encouragement of… Continue reading Finishing the Book. . . with mood swings
So, I officially got my first rejection letter this summer. As well as my first rejection "damned with faint praise", which was made slightly less painful by my association of that with Emily of New Moon. Slightly. You can read all the magazines and books in the world "prepping" you for rejections by the hundreds,… Continue reading Rejected
Editing and Submission
So, almost needless to say, I did not reach my goal of editing the entire book by the end of April. However, I did get done with the first part of it. Sent it off to my friend to read, as promised. And . . . haven't touched the book since. It is just SO… Continue reading Editing and Submission
New Years Already?
I have been avoiding writing a New Year's post. Why, you ask? I think a majority of you can already guess the why. I have been thinking back to last year's goals and how I didn't meet a single one of them and wondering why I try to make goals at all and feeling like… Continue reading New Years Already?