When I became serious about finishing
my memoir, I also became serious about writing and submitting essays for
publication as a means to build my credentials. My rational brain understood that
competition was tough. My irrational heart did a poor job of managing its
expectations.… Read the post
The alternate title for this post could have been "How I Found My Publisher Through Rejection."
In 2015 I wrote a YA Thriller focused around the kidnapping of teen characters involved in the theater. I researched thoroughly, interviewed detectives, and hired an editor who helped me through to the end.… Read the post
When I was just starting on my writing journey, I attended a workshop where a children’s book writer and illustrator said something along the lines of, “If you like to do anything besides writing, do that.”