Turning Points: Guest Post by Daisy Whitney (+Giveaway)

This post is part of the Turning Points series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? I'm honored and excited to host their stories. Read on as Daisy Whitney reveals how discovering a new genre changed the course of her writing career... Shortly after I sold … Continue reading Turning Points: Guest Post by Daisy Whitney (+Giveaway)

Between Turning Points

Hi there. I admit I’ve been off-screen, where you can’t see, having a rough week or two. I’m not going to go into it. My revision is due at the end of next month. Also, next month is my birthday (I am not a fan of my birthday). I may not want to talk to … Continue reading Between Turning Points

Turning Points: Guest Post by Julia DeVillers (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? I'm honored and excited to host their stories. Read on as Julia DeVillers tells the amazing story of how a fan letter she wrote an author when … Continue reading Turning Points: Guest Post by Julia DeVillers (+Giveaway)

Turning Points: Guest Post by Gretchen McNeil

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? I'm honored and excited to host their stories. Read on as Gretchen McNeil shares an incredibly moving, personal story about how she became a writer... “Everything happens … Continue reading Turning Points: Guest Post by Gretchen McNeil

Turning Points: Those Pesky Voices in my Head by Eric Luper (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? I'm honored and excited to host their stories. Read on as Eric Luper reveals how he stopped chasing trends and decided to write what he most wanted to … Continue reading Turning Points: Those Pesky Voices in my Head by Eric Luper (+Giveaway)

Turning Points: You Can Always Walk Away by Saundra Mitchell (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? I'm honored and excited to host their stories. Read on as Saundra Mitchell reveals how coming to the painful decision to quit and walk away changed her … Continue reading Turning Points: You Can Always Walk Away by Saundra Mitchell (+Giveaway)

Turning Points: Guest Post by Christopher Barzak (+Giveaway)

This guest post is part of the Turning Points blog series here on distraction no. 99—in which I asked authors the question: What was your turning point as a writer? I'm honored and excited to host their stories. Read on as Christopher Barzak reveals how he moved from writing short stories to novels, only to discover the … Continue reading Turning Points: Guest Post by Christopher Barzak (+Giveaway)

Two Winners of IMAGINARY GIRLS and Why You Won’t Be Able to Read This Blog Tomorrow

Hey! There was a recent giveaway on my blog... and I just randomly picked the two winners. Each of you will win a signed ANZ edition of Imaginary Girls. Congrats! The winners are... Winner #1: Alexa @ Alexa Loves Books Winner #2: Bee Congrats, Alexa and Bee! I'll email you to ask for your mailing addresses. … Continue reading Two Winners of IMAGINARY GIRLS and Why You Won’t Be Able to Read This Blog Tomorrow