Category Archives: Firsts

New Blog: Mountain Girl Speaks

So after several months in development and a couple years of thinking about it, I’ve decided to launch a new blog/website on this first day of fall. I’ve long since thought I’ve needed a place where I can talk about … Continue reading

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Blogging With A Blog Content Calendar

What I learned from blogging with a blog content calendar. Continue reading

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Burned Out But Still Writing -and a Thank You

I have been burned out lately. I subscribe to several blogs that have wonderful content but for the most part, I just haven’t been able to read their posts. I’ve talked earlier about being inundated with information on writing and … Continue reading

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First Reader Critique

Back in December, I parted with the 4th draft of my novel and finally let someone read it.  That was big for me.  Liberating.  Exciting.  My first reader was my husband who as I said before, has always been in … Continue reading

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My First Rejection Letter -Feeling Excited

This morning I got my first rejection letter.  The timing of it was  perfect.  I’ve been sick, yesterday was my birthday, I woke up hacking up a lung, and waiting for me in my inbox was the letter.   So, … Continue reading

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