I'm honored to be a Speaker at WriteOnCon 2017, the interactive online writer's conference to take place Thursday February 2-Saturday, February 4. The only writer's conference you can attend in your pajamas (well, without any repercussion). The conference is for writers and illustrators of PB, MG, YA, and NA. There will be blog posts, vlogs, … Continue reading WriteOnCon


Writer’s Nook

I've been silent on social media and my blog because I needed some time to process the recent events, and my way to do so was to focus on my American Panda revisions. As so many people from the literary world have been saying, it's important to continue putting books in the world that bring happiness and … Continue reading Writer’s Nook

The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published – Review

Written by Arielle Eckstut and David Henry Sterry, aka The Book Doctors Available on Amazon here. Brief description: Written by experts with twenty-five books between them as well as many years’ experience as a literary agent (Eckstut) and a book doctor (Sterry), this nuts-and-bolts guide demystifies every step of the publishing process: how to come … Continue reading The Essential Guide to Getting Your Book Published – Review

Pitchapalooza Winner

I am honored to be the winner of The Book Doctors' 2015 Pitchapalooza. Thank you, Arielle Eckstut and David Henry Sterry! They gave in-depth feedback on 25 wonderful pitches, and I recommend taking a look for query help. Also check out their 10 tips for pitching. The winning pitch can be found here.