Special Break from Revising to Say: I SAW A COVER!
freakouts / novels / writing

Special Break from Revising to Say: I SAW A COVER!

The world of publishing works in mysterious ways. Books need time to be marketed and sold well and one of the first steps toward this is finding the book’s perfect cover! (Exclamation point accidentally inserted due to excitement. Please excuse me.) Often the cover! is designed before the manuscript is even completed. (I can’t stop … Continue reading

Getting Ahead of Myself and Other Novel Fantasies
distractions / fantasies / novels / revising / writing

Getting Ahead of Myself and Other Novel Fantasies

I wrote up something about Imaginary Girls this weekend… and reading over the final version yesterday got me so intensely excited about this book! Just beyond thrilled! I’m just so— CATCH YOUR BREATH AND FINISH YOUR REVISION. Sometimes I can’t help but leap ahead to Summer ’11. Sorry. I’ve never been this excited about a … Continue reading