Tag Archive: seeker initiative

What’s New on TWP

Ok folks, we are going to try this again since it is for such a great cause. I’m re-launching our second writing contest, we’re doing an anthology with proceeds going to help the Beagle Freedom Project. You can check out the details HERE. The last one, I got so many great entries, I’d love to see some […]

NaNo, thanks for the memories

Happy first Wednesday of December! Do you know what I love even more than Thanksgiving? Oh, that would be Christmas! I am so excited for Christmas. I thought I loved it as a kid but there’s nothing better than having kids on Christmas! I have twelve days of Christmas planned with a special activity for […]

What I’m thankful for

Eek, tomorrow is Thanksgiving! I’m so excited! And I thought you should know that I am so thankful for all of you. I am grateful that you choose to spend even a little time here on TWP and I hope you find it time well spent. A lot of work goes into maintaining a blog but […]

How sausage is made, aka my writing process.

Happy Wednesday lovely readers. It has now come to the point where not having bad things happen equals having a good week. So I am in a really good mood, hurray for good weeks! It’s the lull between sending out the second batch of query letters and receiving responses. I’ve also got the first few […]

Wax on, wax off, polishing your manuscript

Well hello there! It’s so lovely to see you. If this is your first time, welcome, I’m glad you’re here. If you have visited more than once then welcome back. If you’re a subscriber then you’re my reason for bustin’ my bum each week trying to write a killer blog post. You are angels and […]

writing help, TWP Community

Dance of the Sugar Plum Query

So I did it ladies and gentlemen. I sent my very first query letter! I feel like there should have been fireworks or a congratulations call from the President or…something. It was emailed to the agent that I met at the conference I just attended a week and a half ago. But it felt like […]

Why should I?

Hola mis hermosos lectores! For those of you gringas like me, that means hello my beautiful readers. I love google translate. This post may be a surprise for those of you who are used to my posts coming out on Fridays. I was just itching to share with you this week so I thought I’d move […]

Motive and Opportunity

Hello to all you out there trying to survive this crazy winter! The weather here is gorgeous, but I promise not to rub it in, much. 🙂 This week I haven’t done a lot with my novel. I rewrote my query letter a couple more times but it still needs some work. It’s so hard […]

Query, query they aren’t all contrary.

You’ll never guess where I am right now. Well, if you follow me on social media you may be able to guess since I posted a picture of it. haha It is February 6 and I am currently poolside watching my fellas enjoy their first pool day of the year! Can I just tell you how […]

I’ve never been good at thumb twiddling.

Hello my darling readers! Oh how I have missed you! I can’t tell you how much I enjoy our little chats every Friday. I have been receiving a lot of positive feedback about this blog and I am over the moon that you have chosen to follow my journey to write and publish my first […]