Posts made in March, 2011

Woohoo Wednesday!

Posted by on Mar 30, 2011 in Latest News | 2 comments

Happy Wednesday, everyone! I hope you’re all having a good week. I haven’t been doing so well these past two weeks, but things are getting better, so I thought a Woo hoo! day was in order. These things make me want to yell woo hoo! –My family and friends, who are always super supportive of me.–My dog Sookie, who is the best friend a girl could have.–Small kindnesses. Someone who was previously insignificant in my life said something to me the other day that made...

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Review: The Career Novelist

Posted by on Mar 28, 2011 in Latest News |

Review: The Career Novelist

Happy Monday, everyone! Hope you guys had a great weekend! Though I don’t usually review anything other than fiction, I just recently finished reading Donald Maass’ The Career Novelist: A Literary Agent Offers Strategies for Success and I thought that since I like to give writing advice on the blog, why not review a book just for writers? So here it is. Synopsis: “Successful New York literary agent Donald Maass has guided many fiction writers from first book to full-time...

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Moonlight Mania 3/25-3/27

Posted by on Mar 25, 2011 in Latest News | 11 comments

Moonlight Mania 3/25-3/27

Happy Friday, everyone! Hope you all had a great week. Quick note: if you didn’t read Wednesday’s post, you definitely need to check it out: Acceptances/Rejections: A Writer’s Emotional Rollercoaster. For those of you who missed it last week, I have something interesting for you! Nocturnal Readings is starting it’s own blog hop! That’s right, the title of this post, Moonlight Mania, is our new blog hop. ‘Why Moonlight Mania?’, you ask. How often do...

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Acceptance/Rejection: The Writer’s Emotional Rollercoaster

Posted by on Mar 24, 2011 in Latest News | 2 comments

Acceptance/Rejection: The Writer’s Emotional Rollercoaster

Happy Wednesday, everyone! Hope you’re all having a great week so far. In light of my mixed MFA school responses–one acceptance where the school is dying for me to attend and throwing tons of scholarships my way, and another that sent me a one paragraph form rejection–I thought I’d talk about acceptance/rejection for all writers. Most veterans of the query process can and will tell you that both acceptance and rejection are part of the game. If you choose to become a...

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Market News for the Week

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in Latest News | 2 comments

Happy Monday, everyone! Hope you all had a great weekend. To the few of you who participated in the hop, thank you for joining! I hope you enjoyed it and I hope to hear from you again this Friday. For those of you who missed the update, Nocturnal Readings is now hosting it’s very own blog hop, Moonlight Mania. For more info on how you can participate in the hop, check out the announcement post by clicking the following link: Presenting Moonlight Mania For today’s post, I have some...

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