Publishing on a Whim

A couple of weeks ago I sat in a small workshop for local writers.  The discussion was suppose to be about getting an agent to help you get published.  Most of the people in the room were self-published authors or those published with small publishers looking to take the next step.  The speaker asked us aboutRead more

Modern Persuasion Announcement

News from my publisher! We are excited to announce the official release date for the novel, Modern Persuasion by Sara Marks will be March 20, 2017. Pre-sale starts February 17, 2017. The cover reveal will be February 1, 2… Source: Modern Persuasion Announcement

Big Announcement: My First Novel’s Publication

Here I am, a week into July and a week into Camp NaNoWriMo (a project that barely has 2,000 words at this point because… reasons).  This is my third time doing the July round of Camp NaNoWrimo.  The very first time I participated is the reason for this post today. My novel Modern Persuasion isRead more

Writing and Confidence and Failure

I am switching things around and Fridays are now going to be me discussing anything I want to discuss in my life.  It could be knitting, Wikipedia, work, writing, more reading, Cedric Doggery, Sabine the cat, or anything else.  Why?  I DO WHAT I WANT! That’s why.  Please to enjoy. Once a month I meetRead more

Books By Friends

One of the best things that has come out of NaNoWriMo has been the writing community I have found.  For years it was those who just wanted to write.  We would see each other frequently through the month of November; share intimate details of how our brains work; suggest and encourage further creations; and thenRead more