For the 5th year in row, WFW has been named a Best Website for Writers! You know what that means, right? YOU HAVE GREAT TASTE IN WRITING SITES! Monday starts 30 Days of Writing Advice here on WFW! GOOD TIMING! Amy xo … [Read more...] about You’re reading a Best Website for Writers!
Not. Good. News. My second largest editing and teaching client has filed for bankruptcy. What does that mean for me? I wasn't paid for two months of work and have stepped away from future obligations for this company. Wouldn't you? I mean, I love what I do but a girl needs the lights on, wifi, lipstick. Oh, right, and dog food. The bright side? Discounts for you on my private editing … [Read more...] about Not. Good. News. (with a bright side)
This is not Pamela Toler's first rodeo. And by rodeo, I mean, book. She has written books for kids and adults about popular history for years. But this book is different. While for the other books she was under contract with her publishers for a particular book, with WOMEN WARRIORS, Pamela's agent took HER IDEA on submission. Both ways designate her as a published author. She's not a ghost writer. … [Read more...] about A Big Book and a Two Small Wishes
Isn't that always? Literally and figuratively and sometimes religiously (depending on what you believe). Last week I reached The End of The Last Bathing Beauty. Eighty-thousand words, two timelines. All out of order. What made me thinking typing the words The End really meant anything at all? Because if I hadn't acknowledged the milestone, I may have fallen off into an "I can't do this" cliff. … [Read more...] about When The End is the Beginning