My True Love Gave to Me Twelve Holiday Stories by twelve bestselling young adult authors, edited by the international bestselling Stephanie Perkins. St. Martin’s Griffin Originally released: October 14, 2014 Featured authors: Holly Black, Ally Carter, Matt De La Peña, Gayle Forman, Jenny Han, David Levithan, Kelly Link, Myra McEntire, Stephanie Perkins, Rainbow Rowell, Laini … More ICYMI Book Review: My True Love Gave to Me, a holiday anthology
Organization — it can be a woeful topic for writers, but when we get it right (meaning right for each of us in a personal way) it can be a beautiful thing — and spark a lot of creativity. There are two types of organization on my writing mind today: 1) Writing Space (my desk): … More Writing Spaces & Mapping Ideas
Do you have a finished novel manuscript? In between sending out queries (and biting your nails), consider entering a pitch contest. Agents and editors frequently find new talent through these contests and they are a good way for new writers to get their pitches to the so-called top of the pile. Here are few pitch … More Pitch It!
Inspiration…where does it come from? Does it live in a magical forest? Maybe. If you’re a writer like me, you know that inspiration can come from anywhere at any time. I love the little jolt of adrenaline that comes with a new idea, like the promise of a great character or storyline. Reading is a … More Pixie Dust not included