Category: Career

I want the Crayolas back

I am in a weird place right now.  And I think I can explain it with a line from a movie I watched yesterday … “Things aren’t ever what you hoped they’d be. Not ever, for anybody. The only thing that separates one kind… Continue Reading “I want the Crayolas back”

One giant leap for author-kind

Today I mailed my very first novel pitch! Eeeeeeeeek! I veered from my original plan of looking for a literary agent, and found a great local publisher that seems to want material like mine.  They requested a cover letter, synopsis and a few sample… Continue Reading “One giant leap for author-kind”

Making a move

I graduated from university four years ago. I have dreamed my entire life about being a novelist — an honest-to-God, published storyteller.  I have been working on a story since high school, off and on. I started and finished plenty of others along the… Continue Reading “Making a move”