• MY Work

    The PRESSURE of being on Vacation…

    So today my two week vacation starts–and I have a TON of things to get done… BUT–I’ve decided to go with the flow, no pressure…All I know is the end result and that I’m giving it my ALL to make it happen… This morning I decided to take a fresh look at a women’s/literary fiction novel that I’ve been querying for a while–two agents have had the full for a number of months… My goal was to read through it once again before I contact those agents with a, “hey, I’m not sure if you received my manuscript, so here’s another copy,” follow up. I wanted to make it’s tight…

  • MY Work

    Typos SUCK!

    If I find another “the” instead of “they” or “an” instead of “and” I’m going to um, ummmm…SCREAM! Or if I find another sentence where I skipped a word–the bird over the cuckoo nest… the missing word being “flew”; I’m going to…hop on one leg and SCREAM! 347 pages! And they all have to be accurate–Geesh, I think I’ll just scream anyway…