Sing Me a Song

Once upon a time, one of the agents I followed on social media said something that upset me. This was not because she was dissing something in my writing, but because she was dissing teen-me. Her complaint revolved around the number of teens in submissions who...

Critique Partners: Finding the right fit

Finding a good critique partner can be frustrating, but the rewards are worth it. When two writers decide to CP for each other, they dedicate a lot of time, knowledge, and hard work into the other’s manuscript, which usually results in a strong, well-rounded story....

A Publishing Dream Come True

Earlier this week, I did something that I have always wanted to do, ever since I first put pen to paper and decided that I wanted to be a writer—I had a book published with a major publisher. And to be honest, this is something I didn’t think would happen for another...