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Start Living That Better Life Now!

The reason I love the writing, publishing community so much is that you have a bunch of people who (for the most part) have been passionate about reading, writing, etc…since they were little. They’re honestly the BIGGEST population of people I know who are simply following their dreams and doing the work they want to… Read more »

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What Is Normal Behavior?

If everyone was normal, nothing interesting would ever get done. Normal reminds me of setting on an appliance…be yourself, not a machine. -Patrice

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Do you want to draft/revise/edit this summer? Join us for Ready. Set. Write!

This sounds like a great idea…I already have the next month/two planned out revision and writing wise for BLOOD OF ISIS, so I figured why not! I’m sure it’ll be a great way to meet more writers and building that writer community is always a wonderful thing! -Patrice

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This is a great, “must watch for all artists” TED talk by Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love.

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Must Follow Blogs for Writers

Hello My Fantastically Lovely Readers, A writer’s journey is often a very lonely one however we tend to make it lonelier than it has to be by not reaching out to those individuals/groups that have resources we need. For me, when I decided I wanted to pursue writing professionally I didn’t know what to do or where to go.  Luckily this blog… Read more »

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Love Lists (part one – the lists)

Hi Readers!  I recently found this post on Love Lists which are lists of what you love about a  new project you are beginning.  In the post it refers to the project as a new manuscript and for my lists it will be the same however Love Lists  can be done for many new projects.

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GUTGAA – Meet & Greet

Hello Everyone 🙂  This year I’m participating in Gearing Up to Get an Agent (GUTGAA), and the first day is today.  So here is a little about me & my answers to the Meet & Greet Questions.

Hi! I’m Patrice!

I’m a nineteen year old college student in the Boston area studying English with a Creative Writing concentration and Sociology, and I hail from Texas!!!

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Short Story Competition

Hi everyone!  I have recently received information about a short story competition that I would like to share with you.  The competition is sponsored by ebook World Magazine, it started on September 1st and will run until October 31st.

It’s open to any self-publisher over the age of 16, and the prize is a free Kindle Touch .