Here's the funny thing about my goal of being rejected – failure is so sweet!
No, I don't have an agent yet, but I may have hit pay dirt.
If you don't know what "pay dirt" means, I'll let Grammar Girl explain...
Now I live in the heart of Gold Rush Country, so "pay dirt" is the absolutely perfect phrase for what I have. It hasn't panned out yet, but prospects are good.
I don't want to give away too many details because I don't want any claim jumpers before I'm finished, but I'm working on a project that I'm really excited about and let's just say it's really promising.
Sorry, I'm doing it again – telling you I have good news, and withholding all the details!
Let me make it up to you: Hot Fudge Pickles is scheduled to go live this week on Off the Wall Plays.
A blank Bingo Card never looked so wonderful!
In other News...
I'm excited about two articles I've written about critiques and critique groups. One on Vivian Kirkfield's blog and another in the Children's Book Insider magazine. I hope you find them informative! Let me know in the comments what you thought.
I write about, with, for, and around kids all day. (Well, maybe I do the dishes too. Sometimes.)