Monthly Archives: October 2013

Magazine Arrived!

As I said before in a previous post, I’ve finally gotten a story published! IdeaGems Magazine accepted my flash fiction “Ghostly Visit” for their Special Fall issue. I received a free PDF copy but I wanted a hardcopy (of course) so I … Continue reading

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Just when I thought I wouldn’t have anything to write about today, I’m hit with BIG news! HUGE news! I’m published! IdeaGems Publications has finished their Halloween Special 2013 issue and it is now out to buy! You can either get … Continue reading

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William Tudor “Theo’s Tricks and Other Greek Yarns”

William Tudor, author of Theo’s Tricks and Other Greek Yarns, spoke at my local library on Thursday, 10/17/13. I had never been to a reading before except when an author came to my class while I was at CSU. He had … Continue reading

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Tips from Agents

I was reading the Oct 2013 issue of Writer’s Digest this morning to refresh my mind on what to write and what not to write in a query letter. Very informative. I instantly went about rewriting the basic query letter I’m using … Continue reading

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New Adult Category

I’m editing my manuscript again. I was going to wait another 2-3 weeks for the last of the agents to respond to my queries by e-mail or by silence but I’ve decided to go ahead and start now. I’m pretty … Continue reading

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IdeaGems Publications

My flash fiction “Ghostly Visit” will be appearing in the October 2013 issue of IdeaGems Magazine. Yay! They can’t pay for published submissions at the moment but they’re a reputable bimonthly magazine. I ran across their magazine in the book … Continue reading

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I’m going to keep this short because my eye still hurts from my son’s attack on it last night. He looked at me and then literally jammed his finger into my eyeball. Though it didn’t bleed, it hurt and teared … Continue reading

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