04
NOV
2011

Snowtober (or: a near weeklong adventure in patience)

First of all, let me just take a moment to relish in the fact that I finally have power back. It came back last night around dinner time and I couldn’t be happier. Thank you service workers and road crews and town people and everyone else that worked over-time to get us...
23
OCT
2011

It’s been a little while

I apologize, blog readers. Truly, I do. We won a new piece of business at the day job, and it’s going to have me on a train to NYC once a week for meetings for the next few months. As you can imagine, this on top my revisions (I just started working on my second round) is a...
11
OCT
2011

Ten random facts (+ guest blogging)

Today, I’m over on the Crowe’s Nest, talking about online friendships and my undying love of Twitter. Check it out! And in other news, the lovely Katy Upperman “tagged” me in a post the other day, requesting that I share ten riveting (and random) facts...
04
OCT
2011

A little story about my critique partner

Around this time last year, an agent blogged about the importance of critique partners – having one, finding one that matched your needs and gave the type of feedback you required, was honest and trustworthy, etc, etc. The agent then graciously invited people in need of a...
21
SEP
2011

Happy Birthday, baby blog!

A year ago, today, I wrote my first blog post. I’d spent the two years prior typing feverishly at my computer, separated from and uninvolved in the online writing community. And the industry in general, for that matter. I hadn’t once taken a look at an agent’s...
07
SEP
2011

Read for Relief

Last week, I mentioned a side-project that I’d been working on with Caroline Richmond, Tracey Neithercott, and Sarah Enni. Today I am happy (and excited) to tell you what we’ve been up to. As many of you know, Hurricane Irene did a lot of damage on the east coast...