Thank You and Congratulations!

Thank you to all who visited my redesigned website as I kicked off my first official month! Many of you left comments, tweeted, blogged, and followed me – thank you, thank you, thank you! Yesterday was the last day to get your name in the hat for my Welcome Giveaway, so if you missed it—… Read more »

Back from SCBWI-LA

I just wanted to post a quick note to say: I’m back from the SCBWI conference in Los Angeles! Now, for those that don’t know, SCBWI is the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. If you are a children’s author and/or artist, or aspiring to become one, the SCBWI is a must. There are… Read more »

WELCOME and GIVEAWAYS!

My website has officially launched! After months of melding creativity with technical mumbo-jumbo, my wonderful web designer, Stefanie Gilmour of S. Gilmour Design has given me the green light.  Woo-hoo! To celebrate, I want to give something away! Ideally, it would be my book, BLIND SPOT, but since that isn’t due out until Fall 2012,… Read more »

The Lyrical Long and Short of How I Found My Agent

Today on The Nightstand I am blogging about how I found my agent, but I get asked the question so often, I thought I’d post the blog simultaneously here too. I am represented by the awesomely brilliant agent-extraordinaire, Jill Corcoran of Herman Agency. My friend and fellow critique group member, author Jacqui Robbins, introduced me… Read more »