Archive for January 2009

A Photo Essay

In recent weeks, some of you may have noticed that my blog, and perhaps my online persona has seemed somewhat like this: What can I say, it’s been a lousy month for me. Fact of the matter is, I am a very cheerful person normally. I like being happy. Being happy rocks. I want my…

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Stress

Okay, so I am kinda sorta wigging out here, people. I need counsel. Here is the story: Back in October, I queried two wonderful agents. Both got back to me within that first day, one requesting a partial, the other asking for the first chapter. Mid January. No responses. So, figuring that enough time had…

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Ticket to ride! Ticket to ride!

Look everybody! Renee’s boarding the Query Train! Next stop . . . REJECTION CITYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY! After an almost two month hiatus, I’ve gotten back on board. Looks like my self deprecating sense of humor is right where I left it. Actually, things have started pretty well (a partial request,) but still, it’s interesting to see how…

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I heart the Inner Editor

I made a comment on Kiersten’s blog which got me thinking about the infamous Inner Editor. Why are we writer’s so down on her(him)? We always hear things like: “Turn off the Inner Editor.” “Kill the Inner Editor.” What gives? Personally, I love the Inner Editor. Think of all she does for us! In this…

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Daydreams

So, Natalie is having a Q&A on her blog, and I asked her a question that I’d be curious to hear others answer as well. I’m wondering about writer day dreams. We all have them. In the middle of the day, or when we are driving, or showering, or right as we lay down to…

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So Right

*This post was written last night, but due to completely aggravating internet problems, I was unable to actually post it until this morning. I only mention this because I really am trying to do better at posting on my blog. It’s just not always my fault.* So, today was an absolutely awesome day. Seriously, one…

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Oh Snap!

I’m fond of campy phrases for blog post titles. Can you tell? 🙂 Anyway, do you like my new blog title? ME TOO! I have to give a HUGE thank you/shout out to my awesome friend and fellow MoMo, Natalie!!! This girl seriously rocks. Not only is she an extremely talented writer (I couldn’t put…

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Ala ka’SLAM!

The title to my post is how I feel right now. Okay . . . it’s cheesy, but you get the picture. Point is, I am feeling really good right now! Great, in fact! As you may know, I moved recently and my entire schedule went out of wack (sp?). Everything went out of wack.…

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