Jill Corcoran, agent, has started a blog! I love agent blogs, and this one's going on my list of must-reads.
Angela Cerrito posted about the Katherine Paterson prize for YA/MG.
Reviewer X is giving away a copy of Silver Phoenix!
Look at a breakdown of a NYC Bestselling Author's royalty statement. I'm so glad Lynn Viehl was willing to share her experience with us. It gives us pre-pubbed authors a glance at what royalty statements really mean.
Click here to find out what's been inspiring me all this week. Susan Boyle is a quirky Scottish lady who wants to be a singer. She got onto a British TV show called Britain's Got Talent (similar to American Idol). Everyone was laughing at her from the moment she walked on stage. She looked like a sad, single, cat-lady who shouldn't dream past the church choir. But when she opened her mouth to sing...wow. Which reminds me--no matter how much I don't think I should be a writer, or how little faith I have in my chances...I should still try. Maybe I can have an auditorium of screaming fans like that, too.
You know you want an afghan. Why not buy one from my super-talented mother-in-law?
Christina Farley gave me a blog award! :)
The Lemonade Stand Award is awarded for great Gratitude and /or Attitude.
In return, I'd like to nominate:
Last, but not least... Tomorrow, I am going to be interviewed by the fabulous Robyn of Putting Pen to Paper...so be sure to check it out!