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just sent Valerie Parv/fairygodmother the new draft of my first chapter and I am…nervous. Redrafting and re-imagining something that you’ve already written is not easy. And it brings the risk factor in all over again. Some of the things I’ve … Continue reading

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meeting the fairy godmother

I get to meet Valerie Parv/fairy godmother next week – yay! Some things to ask: 1. Could Borris ever work as a hero’s first name? 2. So my manuscript’s pretty much perfect, right? 3. Should I call, er, you know: … Continue reading

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a BIG piece of good news

Last Saturday I came home just before midnight after a very long day investigating how I live through my communication. I found special k just where I most expected him to be: lying splat asleep on the couch, with a … Continue reading

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