Listening to: Journey, “Don’t Stop Believin’”. Oh, hush up and let me have my sentimental fun, will ya? =) I have no idea how to really start this blog post, so I’m just gonna dive in headfirst. I have an agent. As of this morning, I’ve officially accepted representation from Marlene Stringer of the Stringer […]

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Writers’ Stories

As Tia mentioned in the comments of yesterday’s post, one of her blog buddies posted her writer’s story, and then said blog buddy’s blog buddies–still with me?–went to town. Some linkage for you, if you’re interested in following the trail:Maria ZanniniThe Reaction Enjoy!

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A couple things: Tia joined the cool kids’ club (yeah, that’s right) and posted her Writer’s Story. Read it here, and here. Totally got to watch two F-18s land and then take off at work the other day. That was the excitement of my week. I feel like, with the tech writing and my personal […]

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A Writer’s Story, Part III

Listening to: Birds. If you couldn’t guess that by now, you’re a bit slow. Get caught up: Part I, Part II So, after the inspired flurry of my first “novel” over ten years before, and a decade of wandering and wondering…I had a job interview. A little less than three years ago today, in fact. […]

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A Writer’s Story, Part II

Listening to: More birds chirping. It’s still today for me, which is yesterday for you. Ah, the magic of the internet and blog drafts. For Part I in the story of how I became a writer, click here. In the grand tradition of all trilogies, the middle is where it gets dark. Just warning you. […]

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A Writer’s Story, Part I

Listening to: the birds chirping in the trees. I’m relaxing on the front porch after a busy weekend with the in-laws. Pictures of my pretty, pretty flowers to come sometime this week. Every writer has a story. I’m not necessarily talking about the stories we slave over, dream about, and furiously brainstorm as we drive […]

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