Querying, The Impossible Contract (Book 2), Writing

Hey What About Your Query, Kai?

As some of you already know, I've joined this year's Pitch Wars mentor crew. For those unfamiliar with Pitch Wars, this means that one (not-so-)lucky writer will get the chance to have their manuscript beaten (literally and figuratively) into shape by me. But to get to that point they - you, possibly - will have… Continue reading Hey What About Your Query, Kai?

Querying, Writing Tips

#Pitmad Coming Up on June 4th!

Although I have been around the internet since modems made that awful dialing noise while they connected - or rather, tried to connect - and I have been on Facebook and Livejournal and now WordPress since forever, I have had a hard time with Twitter. It's such a fleeting, ephemeral platform, where there is no… Continue reading #Pitmad Coming Up on June 4th!

Querying, Writing

Stasis

I.E.: the brief reprieve that comes between large projects. It's an interesting time when you've just finished one big project, but you can't quite start the next one. Part of this is because I've come to learn that when I need to query, I can't be focused on another story. I've tried that before and… Continue reading Stasis

Querying, Trunked Projects, Work In Progress

WIP Updates

I finished the edits on GW last night and duly celebrated with a glass of wine. God, I love wine. GW was the story that was out to betas over the summer, and I received their feedback in August. It's a(n urban?) fantasy with faeries and gingerbread and a bus driving MC who is the… Continue reading WIP Updates