YA Writing

Sticktuitiveness

Some will tell you, and rightly so, that this is not a real word, that's because it's not spelled this way. But it is a real condition (and I prefer this spelling). People who have it usually show signs of endurance, patience and the occasional *sigh*. Those who have sticktuitiveness are great role models for… Continue reading Sticktuitiveness

YA Writing

Manuscript vs. Finished Book: Are they the same?

I was reading a book the other day, by an author who I get a chance to chat with in a Clubhouse room that does writing sprints. She published a book that was subsequently turned into a TV series, and she had an insightful comment that I want to share with you: Do not compare… Continue reading Manuscript vs. Finished Book: Are they the same?