April 2011

Ways Blogging May Help Your Chances With A Publisher

April 11, 2011

Last week I talked about some of the myths and truths of publishing for bloggers. Though I did try to include some good in the truths section, by and large it was more about how you’re NOT likely to have publishers knocking down your door. This week, I want to share with you some things […]

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Revisiting the past

April 7, 2011

I’ve spent the majority of the last few evenings combing through my archives, in an attempt to put together a list of favorite posts to share with people who might be new here. (You’d be surprised how hard it is to narrow 508 posts down to a manageable level). I’m getting closer, but it’ll probably […]

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Ask the Internet: Playtime for Toddlers Edition

April 5, 2011

Alright, you guys know how this works. I ask you all a question and then in the comments you blow me away with your answers. So today there’s only one question: What are some of your favorite playtime ideas for toddlers? Jackson has hit a stage where he’s not really into any of his books. […]

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Publishing Myths and Truths for Bloggers

April 4, 2011

I’ve heard a lot of mis-information bandied about lately regarding book publishing, specifically geared toward bloggers. And it’s DRIVING ME CRAZY. I live this industry every day, and have for the last 8 years, and I often find that my knowledge of the industry versus what is being spread around is vastly different. I know […]

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The joys of pet ownership

April 1, 2011

Don’t let her adorableness fool you, she’s just like every other animal on the planet: a giant money pit. Last night, the dog was up every hour or so, needing to be taken out. Let’s just say things weren’t as solid as they should have been. So I’m tired, and grouchy (and wondering how we […]

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