It's been 13 days since the PitchWars submission window first opened and, if you're anything like me, you're feeling the anticipation. Many writers are already getting discouraged because they haven't received a request (even though mentors have said they'll be requesting right up until picks are announced October 12). I'm not allowed to publicly discuss… Continue reading the long wait
I've gone back and forth on it over the past few weeks, but I think I've finally decided to participate in PitchWars again this year! If nothing else, I love the feeling of community pitching writers create as we wait for picks to be announced 🙂 About My WIP: Shadow of the Necropolis has gone… Continue reading #PitchWars 2018: #BoostMyBio
As planned, I was completely and totally lazy today. My legs hurt so badly from this weekend that I'm not sure I could do anything even if I wanted to. So instead I stayed in the apartment, reading stories for my first week of class and getting a feel for how the next 5 1/2… Continue reading Day 3
If you've been keeping up with my blog, what are you doing with your life you probably know that I'm flying out to California tomorrow. The day has finally come! I'm actually writing this on my phone since I've already packed up my laptop and everything. Boarding pass! ^ I'm excited but at the moment… Continue reading One Last Check-In
This is a question many fledgling writers face, and even perhaps some published ones. The average person simply cannot understand why we would pursue a career in an uncertain, ever-changing field. And it is difficult, which is one aspect not many people fully appreciate. Writing is hard. It would be so much easier to pursue a… Continue reading Aren’t You Going to Get a Real Job?