Young Adults

List of Normal: 10 Things About Adolescence

I was reading this article about normal developmental stages from infant to adolescence. I had…

Misc

Baby on (key)board

Today is June 15, and I’m due to have a baby girl on June…

Young Adults

13 Reasons Why…Or Why Not?

[SPOILERS BELOW.] There’s been a lot of discussion about the Netflix release of the…

Environment

Museum writer rides again…at Pacific Science Center!

Awesome news! I have been hired to work with the excellent Pacific Science Center on a…

Misc

Revise, slash, and burn (then burn some more)

I received some excellent feedback this and last week from two fellow (published) writers…

Misc

Writing, Playing, Staying Sane with POTUS

I am writing again in a big way, and it feels REALLY good. Turns…

Writing

Writing Life: a 2017 WIP

  As we begin 2017, I continue to wrack up requests and rejections on…

Arts

The Story of Queryland (or, Why We Should Love Rejection)

Once upon a time, in a faraway place known only to writers as “Queryland,”…

Misc

Writing is more important than ever. We must understand and act.

The country is divided, hearts are broken and celebrating, and I am in Washington…

Misc

For Agents: Current projects, more about Allison

Hi, I wanted to share more about my current work and idea for my next book, in…

Writing

#Pitchwars Agents: No Nov Worries

There is a bit of stress cycling among the talented #Pitchwars mentees, centered on the November 1…