So I did my first two pitches at Moonlight and Magnolia’s this past weekend. For those of you who don’t know what that is, when you go to a writing conference you can sign up for an appointment with a literary agent or an editor. Then you proceed to tell them about the story you […]
Thanks to Helen W. Mallon for tagging me in “The Next Big Thing” blog tag game! Check out her post and her book Casual Day at the Crazy House here. Also I will be passing it on so check out the author at the bottom for the Next Big Thing! The idea is to […]
I know this totally sounds like bragging and I hate that but I wanted to share with everyone… Breathe won an award! Woo hoo! I entered it in the 2012 Weta Nichols Writing Contest and it won in the Young Adult category. I was shocked to say the least. Especially since when the list of […]
People have asked me why I write about the South when I don’t live there. It would be simple to write about where I live but not really a challenge or interesting to me. Am I always going to describe these places exactly as they are? No and honestly I don’t always want to. I […]
Here is the cover art for my book! I would love to know what you think. Post a comment below.
I have let a few people I know read my book “Breathe”. Almost all of them have asked the same question. Why Lafayette, Louisiana? I have to laugh. I’m from Southern California. Most people here love it and can’t imagine leaving it for someplace else. They figure we have great weather and if you look […]