Title: Cruel Summer Genre: Contemporary YA Word count: 90,000 Chapter 1: “We’re live from outside the hospital where the latest Hollywood ‘it girl’, Chey Morrow, has been brought in. According to an unnamed source, she lost control of her BMW earlier tonight on a slippery stretch of PCH and spun out into oncoming traffic. No reports yet on whether or not alcohol was a contributing factor…” The same perky blonde reporter from the premiere flashed a bright smile at the camera like my sudden downward spiral was the highlight of her day. The screen split in two and before the serious looking anchorwoman could askRead More →

Title: Cruel Summer Genre: Contemporary YA Word count: 90,000 Chapter 1: “We’re live from outside the hospital where the latest Hollywood ‘it girl’, Chey Morrow, has been brought in. According to an unnamed source, she lost control of her BMW earlier tonight on a slippery stretch of PCH and spun out into oncoming traffic. No reports yet on whether or not alcohol was a contributing factor…” The same perky blonde reporter from the premiere flashed a bright smile at the camera like my sudden downward spiral was the highlight of her day. The screen split in two and before the serious looking anchorwoman could askRead More →

Doing quite a bit of juggling lately. Right now I’m in the midst of three classes, another with Ciaran and a last minute one I couldn’t pass up that all started on Monday. At least one is go through at your own pace, so I’m hoping I can eek out enough time to finish it out before July. And my RWA workshop DVDs showed up yesterday, so really doing some multi-tasking lolRead More →