One month out, three years later
Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

My parents are in Memphis for the Blues Music Awards this weekend (seriously, they have a much more active social life than I do), so I won’t be spending Mother’s Day with my mom. I’ll be spending it with my in-laws instead, celebrating my amazing mother-in-law. But in honor of Mother’s Day, I wanted to write about …

#SixteensBlogAbout: Luck
On celebrating small victories
“Can you speak up?” : Or, writing memorable voice
On finding a hook
I have an agent!
Throwback Thursday: My Checkerboard

Throwback Thursday: My Checkerboard

I once had a university advisor describe my academic trajectory as a “checkerboard.” All over the place. Interrupted. Hard to follow. The opposite of linear. This got me thinking about writing, and how all writers have a different path too. Some people get an agent with their first book. Others write several books until one is the perfect fit. Some decide …

My PitchWars Experience