Writing Progress, January 17, 2023

It’s only 17 days into the new year, and I’m already feeling the pressure. This year, I’ve got two competing priorities: writing more words and leveling up. I’ve committed to writing three new projects this year (and would love to add a fourth,...

Writing progress, December 11, 2022

I made it! During November, which is National Novel Writers’ Month, I wrote a happily-ever-after for Jamila Jallow. You’ll remember her as Jackson and Cooper’s college BFF who appeared in Work with Me, Friend Me, and Boss Me. She’s a powerful woman, and I’ll have to...

Writing progress, Nov 18, 2022

It’s November, and that means NaNoWriMo. I’ve been plugging along, trying to write a little ahead since I’m traveling at the end of the month. And with the words I wrote in October, I’m over 40k words into my draft. Woot! Natalie and Jamila...

And so it begins (again)…

Did you know that November is National Novel Writing Month? Although it’s been a thing since 1999, I didn’t learn about it until 2015. I’d been thinking about writing a book, y’know, how one does, thinking and thinking about it but never *actually* doing it. It was...

Writing Progress, Oct 9, 2022

I *just* hit send on the email to my lovely agent. Frenemy (working title Frenemies and Lovers) is in her inbox. She’ll probably have some feedback for me, and then she’ll either start submitting to publishers, or we’ll decide it’s a better...