So Here’s What Happened This Week (January 11, 2013)

What I Did: Sent out query letters for SINGLES VS. BRIDEZILLAS and RAIN ON THE WATER. Researched how to publish in children’s magazines like Jack and Jill, Highlights, etc. Joined the Society of Children’s Book Writer’s and Illustrators.

What I Saw: EIGHT MEN OUT (in prep for writing middle-grade baseball novel)

What I Read: JUST GRACE, STAR ON STAGE by Charise Mericle Harper, MENNONITE IN A BLACK DRESS by Rhoda Janzen, LUCY ROSE: BUSY LIKE YOU WOULDN’T BELIEVE by Katy Kelly

Cool Links I Found: 

The Facts Vs. The Story You Tell Yourself   (on publishing and being a writer)

Writer’s Resolutions…I Mean Goals 

Break the Damn Glass – How to Stop Worrying and Start Writing