Archive for January, 2008

Patry Francis Blog Day

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Hardcover edition

More than 300 authors are blogging today to support the trade paperback release of Patry Francis’s novel THE LIAR’S DIARY.
Ms. Francis is fighting an aggressive form of cancer and can’t promote so authors are coming together to help. You can find out more about this effort here.
Her publisher, Penguin Group USA, is offering […]

Food Fights and Book Bites

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

So it has come to this. Missy Chase Lapine, the author of The Sneaky Chef, is suing Jessica Seinfeld, the author of Deceptively Delicious , for plagiarism and Jerry Seinfeld for defamation. Am I being naïve to hope that it’s all one big misunderstanding? You can read about the case here.
Do you think it […]

When Writing isn’t Writing

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008

I just noticed a trend in my productivity. Although I’m writing every day, I’m not making the progress I would like on my book. Usually I can whip up several pages (not necessarily clean, but at least they’re pages I can work with) but recently I’ve seen my production slide and I’ve just discovered why. […]

The Waiting Game

Monday, January 7th, 2008

It’s always helpful to start off a new year with good habits. As an author, learning to wait is a habit one must master. I haven’t mastered it yet—too impatient for that—but I’m no longer climbing the walls. Presently, I have a proposal and manuscript making the rounds. (I flatter myself; they’re likely sitting unnoticed […]


Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Today I’m over at Access Romance talking about rumors in publishing. Stop by if you’d like a chance to win some books.

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