Appa and my Cawfee mug keeping me company through revisions planning Hi everyone! I've been heads-down this month revising my YA desert adventure novel, FLARE, but I wanted to take a minute to reflect on the last 12 months. Last August, I wrote the full first draft of this novel. It is by far the… Continue reading What a Difference a Year Makes
Hello hello! If you're also applying to Pitch Wars (a writer mentoring program) this September, you probably know it's about 60 days away. I'm not obsessing over this at all; nope, not me! (Yes me, absolutely me, HOW ARE THERE ONLY 60 DAYS LEFT?!?) I'll be honest; it's hard not to get overwhelmed by that… Continue reading The Journey to Pitch Wars
Hi everyone! Hope you're all enjoying this awfully hot summer. I'm still amazed at how quickly time is passing, but I'm happy to say that everything is progressing at a good pace (writing-wise, wedding-wise, etc). Earlier this spring, I invited my very first round of beta readers to read my YA adventure WIP, Flare! For… Continue reading When’s the right time to bring in beta readers?