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What’s Up Wednesday/Ready Set Write #1

Good Morning! I hope you’re all have a not so “stuck in the mud” humpday As a part of Ready. Set. Write. I’m participating in my first of many What’s Up Wednesday posts where I tell you what’s going on in my life 🙂 What I’m Reading It’s a great Adult Fantasy novel by the… Read more »

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WIP Updates!!!!

Hey Readers!  I’m so so excited to give you a special preview of my current/forever work-in-progress, BLOOD OF ISIS!!!  As you might know I’ve been working on this story forever (no, not really…only a year).  I wrote it last summer, edited it by the Fall, thought I was finished, started querying, got only one full request… Read more »

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Let´s sign up for Ready. Set. Write! *happy dance*

Yay!!!! It’s here, sign up for Ready. Set. Write. Today!!!! The first official post begins tomorrow (in the form of my first What’s Up Wednesday post!) but for my followers you’ll get to learn about my WIP (since I promised you this yesterday but got caught up travelling/moving)! -Patrice

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On the Importance of (Finding & Following) Your Passion

Hi Readers! I hope you’re enjoying your weekend! I’m at Martha’s Vineyard with the fam for the weekend which makes it a little difficult to post (no/crappy-wifi). Since that’s the case I thought I’d share with you something I wrote for The Rountable, an online publication some of my friends at Wellesley run. Hope it… Read more »

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The Sunday Scoop (May!)

Hey Readers! Welcome to the The Sunday Scoop!!!  Since I’ve been MIA for some time (thank you finals) I’ve decided to do highlights from the previous month so without further ado, here’s what happened during May in the world of publishing: Children’s/YA Sales Rose 13% in 2012 – May 16th “Total sales in the children’s/young… Read more »

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The Versatile Blogger Award!!!

I love blog awards, they really make me feel so proud of the work I’ve done/am doing, and thanks to Lauren at the blog, ‘Books, Tea, & Me’, I’ve been nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award!!! Out of my three blog awards this is the one I’m most happy of because as you all probably… Read more »

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Some Great (& Hilarious) Advice (for anyone really)

So this is already listed under my “Writer Resources” tab on this blog’s menu however I re-watched it yesterday and thought I should post it. It’s pretty darn good which is why I shall let it do the talking as I go back to doing what I (truly) do best, writing. Many thanks to Veronica… Read more »

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A Caution to Writers…

(like seriously…who made them the expert???) I recently read this post by my father on his blog  titled “Is Thinking Dead?“  It’s a really good post and in it is his signature, taking of a word we know and breaking it down.  In the post he talks about FEAR or what he calls False Evidence Appearing… Read more »

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The Last Few Weeks in Books – 1/4/2013

Wondering what’s been going on in the publishing industry lately???  Check out blogger & author Nathan Bransford’s summary of the last few weeks in the publishing industry. Whimsically Yours, PnC

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My January 2013 Goals

This is reblogged from my Tumblr: HAPPY NEW YEAR 🙂  I hope everyone was able to bring in the new year on a good note! I have a lot of goals for 2013, and a lot of things I plan on accomplishing so I’ve decided to one the first of every month set goals for… Read more »