612, 2017

The Grinch – Unlikable character numero uno

December 6th, 2017|

Unlikable characters; Enter: The Grinch It’s an oxymoron, really, “favorite unlikable character,” yeah? I often hear from writer friends, “Your character isn’t likable.” And, for those not familiar with the general conventions, that’s not a [...]

512, 2017

Two-Book Deal

December 5th, 2017|

Deal Blurb From Publisher's Marketplace, May 3, 2017: Callaghan's sequel to JUST ADD MAGIC, and SALTWATER SUMMER to Alyson Heller at Aladdin, deal by Alyssa Eisner Henkin at Trident Media Group.  

412, 2017

November 2017 LA Adventure

December 4th, 2017|

A few weeks ago I ventured across the country to for meet-and-greets/pitch sessions with some of the industries best.  I’ve been planning this trip for a long time and had a wide array of new [...]

106, 2017

Sydney Mackenzie gets Vlogger love!

June 1st, 2017|

May 30, 2017 Brooke from Studio B Review: Check out what the awesome Brooke from Studio B says in her review of Sydney. And Mrs. Reads for Run review here!    

2703, 2017

Why are most bodies buried with feet facing east?

March 27th, 2017|

It’s true. In most cemeteries around the world, the majority of bodies are buried so that their heads lie to the West and their feet to the East. This very old custom may have originated [...]