Posts Categorized: I write stuff

Happy Summer!

I’ll be on a blog-hiatus for the next few weeks while I finish up a novel and enjoy some traveling with my family.

Check back in the fall for more bloggy goodness. Until then–



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Looking for an agent?

Darcy Pattison recently did a round-up of who’s been selling what, agent-wise, in the world of books for young readers. If you’re looking for an agent, this is a great place to start.

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How a Critique Group Should Run

For the past two Tuesdays, I’ve been talking about critique groups. What makes a good one. How to find one. And this week: How It Should Run.

So the obvious disclaimer: there are plenty of ways to run a critique group. I’m not advocating that what follows is the only … Read More

Finding a Critique Group

Last week I talked a little about what makes a group critique group. Today, I’m going to address how you go about finding a critique group. Here are five ways to get started.

1. Check with your local writing center or public library. Can you make a flyer and … Read More

On Good Critique Groups

Today I want to talk about Critique Groups. Critique Groups are on my mind because I just got back from a wonderful few days away with the wonderful ladies who make up my Critique Group. We do this every year. I’m also thinking about Critique Groups because I’m reading through … Read More