Tonight I did something I haven't in a while. I typed up a query letter. It wasn't as hard as it used to be. Is that normal? Heck, I even typed up a synopsis in like thirty minutes. I assume that means I'm getting better at story telling. (Or I'm in one of those rare … Continue reading It Begins Again
I received from exciting news this past Tuesday morning, while attempting to start the work day - an email stating that my book, Thief in the Castle, had won gold in the Global Book Awards. Don't believe me? Here's a link to the winner's page: GOLD I am honored and flabbergasted to have won anything. … Continue reading Thief in the Castle took GOLD in the Global Book Awards!
Thief Juniper enters the deadliest con of her life: posing at the crown prince's lover. So, to combat a period of writer's block and the following self-loathing and self-doubt, I reread my own book. I did so to remind myself that I can write. Shockingly, I think my writing's approved. I can see things that … Continue reading Rereading Stars and Bones: Thief in the Castle