Sometimes you just click with someone, and that's how it was for me and my friend, author Holly Robinson. I'm not sure even how or when we first connected, likely due to her first novel with NAL, The Wishing Hill, which was published around the same time as The Glass Wives. TODAY, Holly is launching her third novel with NAL, HAVEN LAKE (and has another coming out in the Fall, OMG). The best part … [Read more...] about Author Interview: Author Holly Robinson Talks About Emotion, Mystery, and Names—Oh My!
Taking Inspiration from Author Holly Robinson As I'm awaiting edits on my second novel from my editor, guess what I'm doing? Writing another story. Now, that may seem presumptuous. It may seem crazy. Why not take a break? Well, the more I write, the more I write. Does that make sense? It would certainly make sense to author Holly Robinson, my friend, and one of the busiest writers I know. Holly is … [Read more...] about A WFW Book Review: Beach Plum Island by Holly Robinson
My friend Holly Robinson's novel, THE WISHING HILL (and its stunning cover) will be published by Penguin in Summer 2013. Oh, and she'll have another novel published in 2014! So I'm going to make sure she comes back to talk more about all that crazy awesomeness! But today, Holly shares with us why it's important to just keep on writing, and trying no matter what. Why? Because you just don't know … [Read more...] about Guest Post: Writing, Rejections, and Going for that Overhead Smash by Author Holly Robinson
One of the best things about this blog, for me, is making it work for myself and all of you. As you have probably realized, this blog focuses on the authors, business and craft of traditionally published women's fiction. I've declined many requests from self-published writers because I'm steeped in the publishing machine and that's my focus. But I'm also not stoopid. (no emails please, the … [Read more...] about Moms, Writing, and Guilt – A Year's End Guest Post With A Message To Take Forward