Category Archives: The Knight Agency

Look Into Her Eyes

Self-publishing was not something I ever seriously considered for my debut novel, HEDI’S BOOK OF RULES. I admit it: I’m incredibly new, and painfully uninformed about the publishing world. But even wide-eyed-me realized that my book needed help–lots of it–if I went the self-pub’d route. And that meant … Continue reading

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Oooh, where’s the wind machine?

Here’s the last of the RWA11 photos~ Feeling very Sex and the City in this photo–snapped on Deidre’s camera–taken just before we entered the Flatiron building in NYC. Feeling grand left to right: Julie Butcher, ?, Lucienne Diver, the fabulous Deidre Knight, … Continue reading

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Outlines…*head thuds on desk*

I wrote Hedi’s Book of Rules totally by the seat of my pants–no outlines beyond a few index cards to remind me of the general direction.  Blithely, I plowed my way through to the end of my urban fantasy, inserting … Continue reading

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One more thing to to learn.

Social media. If you’d asked me last year what that meant, I might have shrugged. Who cared? It seemed like a smarter idea to keep my head down, and concentrate on writing. I mean, what use is a platform if … Continue reading

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The part where I actually wrote the book

Writing Hedi’s Book of Rules When I started this blog, I decided that I’d go in with one rule of conduct: I’d tell the truth. Full disclosure over every tweak in the trail. No trills of cuteness to camouflage an inconvenient fact. Truth: writing … Continue reading

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We sold Hedi’s Book of Rules

If you been following this blog, you know that my mission is to chart my progress from couch potato extraordinaire to budding writer with a Knight Agency contract. We need to take another detour, because baby, I’ll never have to wear … Continue reading

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