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CNTRL-F is My Best Friend

My manuscript is complete. It’s an odd sensation, because I’m not getting the urge to jump up and down and squeal excessively (or collapse in a bed and sleep) as I thought I would. 262 more words

My Thoughts

NBA SDQL Video Query of the Day -- 20150128

Today’s QOD reveals a key-play trend involving John Wall that has never lost in his career.


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My Rejections now Out-weight my Fulls...

…and you know what? I couldn’t be happier. Don’t get me wrong, I still feel a bitter pang of disappointment at each rejection email, but it’s just that: a pang. 138 more words


Humor in a Query

I’m the first person who loves a good laugh, and I’ve been known to snort for air when my funny bone has been properly massaged. But humor is a tricky thing, so writer beware. 499 more words


The Logline – the Secret Holy Grail to a Successful Query?

Lately I’ve been consuming a lot of websites, YouTube videos and blogs about how to write a good query letter.  A lot.

I’ve studied dozens of examples, read tons of advice, made copious notes, and I’ve learned only one thing for sure: writing a novel is nothing like writing a query letter.   962 more words


On getting more involved... twitter, scribd, wattpad?

I love blogging.

I love writing.

I love blogging about writing.

But what I love more is the idea that y’all might actually come over here and read the prattlings of a crazy one-cat lady. 437 more words

Creative Writing

Reports: Lessons learned during platform upgrade

Our organization is in the process of a full upgrade from IBM TRIRIGA 2.7.x Platform to the IBM TRIRIGA 3.4.x Platform and the 10.4 applications. During the upgrade process, we identified queries that didn’t work (except as administrator). 105 more words