Authors, Interviews

Interview: Kate Messner on writing and researchingW

Today, I've got a great guest post on writing and researching from Kate Messner, author of Sugar & Ice, a Junior Library Guild Selection, Amazon.com Best Book for December and on the Winder 2010-2011 Kids IndieNext List. Here's the synopsis of Kate's book: For Claire Boucher, life is all about skating on the frozen cow… Continue reading Interview: Kate Messner on writing and researchingW

Create, Writing

Day 17 and research to write

Didn't get too much actual writing done today, in day 17 of my unofficial participation in National Novel Writing Month. Instead I researched and thought, still trying to figure out the middle that I thought was behind me. Sigh. It's frustrating, but worth it to do this work and get it right. Coincidentally, today my… Continue reading Day 17 and research to write