Why It’s Important to Read Other Blogs

Due to couple of technical glitches on my end of things, this post apparently didn't run on Monday as I'd intended. Enjoy! ________________ If you're like me, you watch your fair share of crime dramas on TV. I love Bones, Castle, and NCIS immensely.But, if I'm not careful, I can allow them to color what … Continue reading Why It’s Important to Read Other Blogs

Should I Hire a Freelance Editor

Today's post was originally posted at Lit Agent Rachelle Gardner's blog, Rants & Ramblings (March 25, 2010). Enjoy!Lately more and more people have been asking me if they should hire an editor prior to submitting to agents. Here's my take:Using a freelance editor can be a great idea - if you use it as a … Continue reading Should I Hire a Freelance Editor

My Favorite Resources

I thought today I'd share with you some of my favorite places on the web that have really made me think about my writing and how to improve it. While this list is nowhere near comprehensive, I hope the sampling provides you with some new places to visit frequently.Agent/Editor BlogsThe Rejectionist -- This isn't an … Continue reading My Favorite Resources