So Here’s What Happened This Week (January 25, 2013)

WHAT I DID: Submitted a short story to Jack and Jill magazine. Wrote a blog article. Created a new Wannabe Pride Facebook page! Worked on my new middle grade novel.

WHAT I READ: MOCKINGJAY by Suzanne Collins. LITTLE LEAGUE CONFIDENTIAL by Bill Geist.

COOL LINKS I FOUND:

Three Ways to Change Your Thinking Today 

Self-Publishing Stories: Anatomy of a Kindle Success

Selling Books: The Only Guide You’ll Ever Need

Are you an Author, Publisher and Entrepreneur? You Should Be All Three 

Decoding Query Rejections 

How Can Goodreads Help Your Book Take Off?

 

So Here’s What Happened This Week (February 10, 2012)

 

What I Did: Worked on outline and did research for new novel, SINGLES VS. BRIDEZILLAS. Read THE NOVEL WRITER’S TOOLKIT by Bob Mayer to help with outline. Sent out a few queries for prior novel, QUEEN HENRY. Got 3 rejections.

What I Read: SHOCKAHOLIC by Carrie Fisher, SAVE ME by Lisa Scottoline. THE HUNGER GAMES by Suzanne Collins.

Helpful Links I Found:

My Favorite Writing Advice: Failing on the Page

 Rejection: A Writer’s Best Friend?

25 Things You Should Know about Story Structure

The SAG-AFTRA Merger – What it Means for Actors