Pub Rants

Atlanta Here We Come

STATUS: Bursting with excitement! See blog entry below for details. What song is playing on the ipod right now? FAST CAR by Tracy Chapman Huge news going on at the Nelson Agency this morning. When I got back from the gym, my author Linnea Sinclair had called to tell me… MORE


Keeping FedEx in Shorts

STATUS: Contracts and more contracts. Also got translation rights money today. Love those foreign publishers who like buying my authors and publishing them in fun countries like Japan. What song is playing on the ipod right now? WICHITA LINEMAN by Glen Campbell As you can tell, my little ipod is… MORE


The Flipside of the Group Hug

STATUS: Feeling upbeat. How can I not with Mary J on the stereo? I’m working on contracts, which is always labor intensive and detail-oriented. An editor also called to make an offer for one of my projects. What song is playing on the ipod right now? FAMILY AFFAIR by Mary… MORE


Agents In A Big Group Hug?

STATUS: Stir-crazy. It’s really cold here in Denver. Too cold to take Chutney out—even with her little fleece on. She just shivers non-stop. She’s dying to sit on my lap but the rule is, no lap sitting while I’m at my computer. She’s sending kind invitations for me to sit… MORE


Agents In Competition?

STATUS: Snowy, cold day in Denver. Perfect for getting a ton of work done.What song is playing on the ipod right now? I FEEL POSSESSED by Crowded House I had a lot of fun giving a talk at CU-Boulder on Saturday. I had a tough act to follow in Lynda… MORE