While I was at BlogHer doing the Path to Publishing workshop-- in the MIDDLE of Path to Publishing, actually-- it came to my attention that neither I nor my co-leader knew how to write a query for memoir. I thought it was nonfiction and therefore out of my area, so I hadn't even looked it … Continue reading Writing Wednesday: How to Write a Query for a Memoir
The book also smells really good. It smells clean, sort of like fresh-washed cotton, and a bit sweet. But that might be the Lucky Charm marshmallow that promptly got squished on the back of it.
I turned in my (fingers crossed) final manuscript draft last week, leaving me fully free to fret about all the moving details, most of which I have no control over. So now I'm trying to concentrate on writing my acknowledgments and Author's Note sections. This is a lot harder than I thought. Who do I … Continue reading Writing Acknowledgments