Thank God for the Picky Bitches in my writers life! Just received critiques from my writers group for the first two chapters of Space Kids Book 2 … Josh vs. Lord Terra. My hands trembled with excitement as I read their notes and suggestions. Is it a winner?
My writing buddies delivered positive feedback [...]
I’m praying for a 3-Book publishing deal. Two weeks ago, an International Publisher requested Josh and the It and she is now considering it for publication. I hope to entice her with all three books in the Space Kids book series.
I’ve plotted, planned and completed the first draft of Book 2, And now I’m [...]
Arrgh! As a writer, I hate staring at a blank screen or a blank sheet of paper, praying for the words to come. Crying out in frustration, begging for the muse to endow me with ideas for a new scene, or a new character.
As writers we’ve all done that, haven’t we? What is [...]
A children’s publisher requested Josh and the It, my kids’ sci-fi chapter book I turned a query letter into a request for my manuscript. How?
For the last month I’ve researched children’s publishers, pouring over the writer’s bible, Australian Writers Marketplace, and publisher’s websites including their submission guidelines. I discovered my manuscript was too short [...]