Okay, it's been a MINUTE since I posted and I'm so sorry about that, but it's for a GOOD reason. I was busy figuring out my new life in NYC and selling my debut novel, GUMIHO! It will be published with Putnam Young Readers/Penguin. You can add it on Goodreads HERE. I promise I'll write … Continue reading I’M GOING TO BE PUBLISHED!
My Writer’s blog is hosting a Critique Partner Match-up, so if you’ve been looking for CPs, check it out!
Hi all! We asked on Twitter if people would be interested in a CP match up post for y’all to find critique partners and it was a resounding yes. So, here you go!
As you might know we all met up through various CP match-up posts like the one hosted by the amazing Susan Dennard. So we are very much pro critique partner match ups on blogs. We hope that this gives you all a forum to talk about your work and perhaps find that perfect creative match so you can ride off into the writing sunset together!
Before we get into the nitty gritty, we wanted to refer you back to a few of our old resources about being a critique partner:
Meg’s post on Giving Constructive Feedback
Kat’s video on 5 tips for being a good CP
And our first ever post that’s just full of CP…
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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
I used to always do an introduction to NaNoWriMo post before, but since I've done those so often (here, here and here) I figured I can skip it and go right into talking about my NaNo plans! First of all, I'm going to work on TWO Manuscripts (because I like to cause myself mental anguish, jk...kinda). … Continue reading Happy NaNoWriMo 2017!
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
Hey guys, I am so excited to share the first ever podcast interview I've ever done! It was with 88 Cups of Tea one of my ABSOLUTE FAVES! And I am still pinching myself because I can't believe I had this amazing experience. It was for their celebratory 88th episode (congratulations Yin and Moonlyn!) and … Continue reading My Podcast Debut! (88 Cups of Tea)