Archive for April, 2012

  • Drum Roll, I heard back from Stephen Fraser. What’s next?

    Thursday, April 26th, 2012

    Sigh. I wish I could report that all my dreams came true with Stephen Fraser's critique. Not so. He e-mailed me back his critique the same day Carol sent my 2000 words. That was fast. It was a critique of my 2000 words, just as promised. It was good to hear his perspective and get […]

  • All my entries for Project Writeway

    Thursday, April 26th, 2012

    I'm speaking in my daughter's Adult Living Class on Friday about being a writer as a career choice and I compiled all my entries together. Thought it might be interesting to see the progression. Pre. First 150 words of novel, 60 entries  Nicole Shanti              You can learn a lot from listening. And it’s safer. […]

  • Life After Project Writeway

    Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

    My last post was before the winner of Project Writeway was announced and then I won! I actually won! You can read the announcement. Throwing Up Words. I've also pasted it below. I sent my 2000 words, cover letter, and synopsis off last Friday. Carol Lynch Williams confirmed that she sent it to Stephen Fraser […]

  • What I win…

    Sunday, April 8th, 2012

    The winner for Project Writeway will be announced sometime on Monday. Of course, I hope I win one of the two critiques from Stephen Fraser. He is a great agent. Last year he read my Sleeping Beauty novel, A Kiss and a Curse. Although he said it wasn't sell-able in the current market, he was […]

  • What an amazing experience! I’m in the final three for Project Writeway.

    Monday, April 2nd, 2012

    This has been an amazing experience. I've learned so much from these challenges and I'm so excited to be in the final three. Thank you to all my friends and family for voting even when you didn't know which one was mine. I hope you've enjoyed reading the entries. The last challenge is to write […]