Archive for December 2010

Sweeping Romance

Tresor commercial. -I bet some of you thought this was cheesy and over the top.-Talk about how people roll their eyes at sweeping romance. Twilight skewered for it.-Personally, I love grand romance. Even if it doesn’t happen much in real life. It DOES sometimes, and anyway, that is the kind of romance I love in…

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Christmas Coolness

Seeing as how we are coming up to Christmas and all, I probably won’t be posting much (or at all) until after New Year. (I know, I know, what else is new?) However, I thought I’d decorate my blog a little for the season before I go. Something festive and purty to look at. Voila!…

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Another first!

Well, I’ve written my first guest post. This feels like a rite of passage or something. My amazing friend Michelle Davidson Argyle asked me to write a little more about the mental/emotional aspects of my writing journey. So I did. Happily. I discuss my new philosophy: Optimistic Realism. (Hey, something had to come out of…

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The Journey: How I got my Agent

To start, let me say that I’m a huge fan of these particular kinds of blog posts. The journey posts. I loved (still love) reading them because they rarely follow the theme of “OMG, I just wrote this book last month, got my agent last week, and I just signed a three book deal!!!” No,…

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AGENTED!!

Yes, you read that right! And this isn’t a joke! Or a trick! Or a clever play on words! I HAVE AN AGENT, GUYS. I’m beyond thrilled to announce that I am now officially represented by the fantastic Molly Jaffa of Folio Literary Management! *screaming* *jumping around* *dancing* A literary agent! Of my very own!…

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