A Major Award and the Déjà Vu Blogfest

My friend Karen Peterson hosted the coolest awards show on her blog earlier this week, and The Serial Killer Files tied with Alex J. Cavanaugh‘s blog for Favorite Blog About Writing for 2011! I mean, HELLO. That’s a MAJOR AWARD. People voted and...

New York City!

I’m back! And I need a vacation from this trip, because So Much Happened! But before I get to all the awesomeness, I have a winner from last week’s giveaway to announce. Thanks to random.org, the winner is: So.Cal.Gal Yay! So.Cal.Gal, please email me at...

Quite possibly the Greatest Day Ever.

In my writing career, at least. I’ve got news! Ready? Again to Simon & Schuster/Gallery Books. Tentative publication date is July 2012. I’ve been sitting on this news for TWO WEEKS while the details of the contract were being negotiated, and let me...

Complete. Utter. Burnout.

And here I thought I was getting so much better at balancing writing with the rest of my life. Yeah. Apparently not. I’ve been working on the new book non-stop for… oh… fourteen days now, with no breaks, and very little sleep. The good news is,...

Big dreams

Just about every response to my Champagne wishes and caviar dreams post yesterday at Killer Chicks made me smile.  I’m glad I’m not the only one who dreams big.  Because really, what’s wrong with wanting it all?  What’s wrong with imagining the...