Category Archives: Other

Exciting News

Happy to announce that I have a short story in Oregon’s Emerging Writers: An Anthology of Fiction. Continue reading

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Outlining: Easy As A, B, C

This technique is not unique or original. I picked it up from watching Star Trek: The Next Generation. Continue reading

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Habits for A Happy NaNoWriMo

The key to starting on time, and keeping on top of your word count, is to build good habits, and build them early. Continue reading

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One thing I’ve noticed while trying to revive this blog: I have a tendency to write a lot of blog posts, but never post them. I have 50 posts in my draft folder. 50! I’m sure a bunch of those … Continue reading

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Hi, 2016…fancy meeting you here.

E-gad, it’s been a year since I updated this blog! …my bad. To be honest, I’m still trying to decide how I want to use this blog. When I was running Blog Town for RainTown Press, I had a clear … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday: Scarlet

Cinder returns in the second thrilling installment of the New York Times-bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison—even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive. Continue reading

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Tour de Nerdfighting 2012, Portland

Sunday I got to see John and Hank Green perform at the Bagdad theater. It was pure awesome. I got some footage of the event, which is below. Unfortunately I couldn’t get everything, and my camera has issues when filming … Continue reading

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KidLit Con, Here We Come!

Tomorrow, I leave for KidLit Con bright and  early, along with some of my friends. We’ll be road-tripping up, four giggling girls in a car, but that’s not the most exciting part. The real exciting part is that this will … Continue reading

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Blogging For RainTown

I’ve started blogging for RainTown Press, a small YA/MG press out of Portland OR. Check out our blog to see awesome reviews by me and others, fun memes, and features about the YA publishing world. Check Us Out

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Waiting on Wednesday (5)

”Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, which spotlights the upcoming releases we’re eagerly anticipating. Yet another 2011 debut this week! I really can’t wait for all these new books to start coming out! I’ve already … Continue reading

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