Tumblr tag archive – The Loneliest Girl in the Universe (Part 1)

The Next Together (part 1) | The Next Together (part 2)  | The Next Together (part 3)| The Next Together (part 4) | The Last Beginning (part 1) | The Last Beginning (part 2) | The Last Beginning (part 3) | Another Together | Another Beginning | The Loneliest Girl in the Universe (part 1) | The Loneliest GirlContinue reading “Tumblr tag archive – The Loneliest Girl in the Universe (Part 1)”

An agent wants to represent me

[This post is imported from my old Livejournal account, where I blogged from 2007-2015.] As I’ve mentioned, I’ve spent the last couple of months rewriting parts of my book, because a lovely YA agent said she was interested in possibly representing me if I could make some changes. I sent off the new draft aContinue reading “An agent wants to represent me”

I finished editing my book for publisher submission

[This post is imported from my old Livejournal account, where I blogged from 2007-2015.] I’m sitting at the airport waiting for my flight to spain to visit Steph. It’s boiling hot in the uk so I’m basically looking forward mainly to the pool and seeing her ahhh. Yesterday I finished my 2nd draft and I’mContinue reading “I finished editing my book for publisher submission”

I met up with my agent for the first time

[This post is imported from my old Livejournal account, where I blogged from 2007-2015.] I was absolutely terrified, as you can imagine, and drove everyone mad for roughly three weeks prior freaking out constantly about what I was going to wear, whether I might throw up on her, whether I should look her directly inContinue reading “I met up with my agent for the first time”

I submitted my book to agents

[This post is imported from my old Livejournal account, where I blogged from 2007-2015.] (September) So this is a thing that is happening: Harper Voyager, the global science fiction and fantasy imprint of HarperColins is accepting unsolicited manuscripts for the first time in ten years for two weeks from 1st-14th October 2012 in the following genres:Continue reading “I submitted my book to agents”

Tumblr tag archive – The Last Beginning (part 1)

The Next Together (part 1) | The Next Together (part 2)  | The Next Together (part 3)| The Next Together (part 4) | The Last Beginning (part 1) | The Last Beginning (part 2) | Another Together | Another Beginning | The Loneliest Girl in the Universe | The Quiet at the End of the World | BookContinue reading “Tumblr tag archive – The Last Beginning (part 1)”

Tumblr tag archive – The Next Together (part 1)

Everything is going a bit nuts over on Tumblr, and it’s made me think a bit more carefully about what I have on that site and what I would like to keep if it shut down. The main thing I have there is a history of each of my books in tags for each project,Continue reading “Tumblr tag archive – The Next Together (part 1)”

Blog post compilation from writing draft 1

[This post is imported from my old Livejournal account, where I blogged from 2007-2015. These are the posts I wrote about writing whilst I was drafting the first version of THE NEXT TOGETHER, then called THE RED EARTH ROLLS. In 2009 I was sixteen.] 4TH-FEB-2009 Brilliant news! I’ve come up with a storyline! I don’tContinue reading “Blog post compilation from writing draft 1”