Well, it's the end of the year. Which means...time for wrap up posts! Wheeeee! So, let's just jump into my list of favorite books, music, kdramas, movies, etc. of 2017! Favorite Books by genre: So, I actually made a video talking about my favorite books. I don't know if it's the holiday season or just … Continue reading Kat’s Year End Round-Up!
I'm back! Hello strangers, remember me? I'm the person that's supposed to keep this blog updated, even though I haven't posted in MONTHS. I apologize for my LONG absence, but to be fair you can still find me pretty regularly over at Writer's Block Party! And I have been much better at keeping up my … Continue reading My Fallow Periods
It's HERE! That time of the year when Pitch Wars is starting up and we are finally able to share our wishlists! Claribel Ortega and I are co-mentoring as #Teamoji this year and we are so stoked! Send us all of your YA fantasies and spec fic so we can devour them! (Nom nom nom) … Continue reading Claribel & Kat’s Pitch Wars Wishlist!
Hello internet-peeps! I assume you're here because you're considering submitting your manuscript to Pitch Wars! And as a mentor this year, I am so excited to read the entries once they roll in. However, there is still almost a month until the submission window opens. So, I figure there's a lot of stress-prep going on. … Continue reading Pitch Wars Prep Care Package
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEtVUladmjM Since there was more interest in my Diversity Conversation post than I expected (and because I do not consider myself an expert on this topic), I thought it might be helpful to provide a more comprehensive list of outside resources. I've compiled links to resources for anyone who would like to further their personal … Continue reading The Diversity Conversation pt2: Resources and Links
In honor of Author Mentor Match, I made ANOTHER vlog. I know, I know. You're thinking, "Kat, can you calm down on these vlogs?" And my answer is "NEVER!" Haha, Just kidding. Anyway, I wanted to make a video about Mentorship Programs before AMM opens to applications in April. And I tapped into my friends and … Continue reading Writer Mentor Programs: What are they & are they for me?