Spring Writing Bootcamp!

How did it get to be May already? 

Moving along, it’s time to get to work!

Writers: It’s time for another session of YA Buccaneers’ Writing Bootcamp! 

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We’re hosting a FREE, two-month writing challenge, and you are invited! Spring Writing Bootcamp starts May 1st, 2016 and runs until June 30th, 2016. As with […]

YA Spring Writing Bootcamp–Last Update

 

This is the last check in for the YA Buccaneers Spring Writing Bootcamp!

This has been really great to keep me goal-oriented and motivated. Even when I didn’t post a blog update for the week, I was still working on meeting my writing goals. Thanks to everyone who has been such a […]

My Writing Process and Spring Bootcamp Update

Young Adult writer Deana Barnhart tagged me for the My Writing Process blog hop.  You can find her here: blog twitter

Fun Fact: In 2012, Deana hosted an agent pitch contest called Gearing Up to Get An Agent (GUTGAA) which yielded page requests from agents. This eventually led to signing with my literary […]

YA Bootcamp Update 7

Good morning! The YA Buccaneers are hosting a motivation bootcamp from March – May for writers who need motivation and accountability.

Here are my progress updates from the past week:

AMELIA edits: 99% complete! And I believe I have narrowed down a new title. Critique group: we had a successful meeting with a great exchange of ideas. […]

Spring Bootcamp Update 6

Good morning! The YA Buccaneers are hosting a motivation bootcamp from March – May for writers who need motivation and accountability.Here are my progress updates from the past week:

Read a critique partner’s manuscript — complete Read and score 2 submissions for YA-RWA’s Rosemary Contest — completed 3 Read submissions for this week’s in-person critique group, added notes I […]

YA Spring Bootcamp Update 5

Good morning! The YA Buccaneers are hosting a motivation bootcamp from March – May for writers who need motivation and accountability.

Here are my progress updates from the past week:

Last Week’s Goals: Outline ending chapters for SUNSET SUMMER – Complete, and they aren’t just outlined, they are written! Write 2-4 new chapters – Complete […]

YAB Spring Bootcamp: Update 4

Hey everyone!

The Golden Heart and RITA nominees were announced last week with very interesting results; some categories have a ton of nominees, others not so many. This is all a result of qualification and scoring changes RWA put into place which has a lot of authors in the romance industry buzzing. I think […]

Spring Writing Bootcamp Update: Week 3

 

YA Buccaneers is hosting a Spring Writing Bootcamp to keep up with motivation and writing goals. Follow along on twitter too: #YABBootcamp Week 3 Accomplishments: Completed AMELIA revision and sent to agent. Yay!!!This was my #1 priority which I’d pushed toward for weeks. Success! Finished critique group materials. Our group was canceled at the last minute, but […]

Spring Writing Bootcamp Update: Week 2

YABuccaneers Spring Writing Bootcamp

Hi everyone! YA Buccaneers is hosting a Spring Writing Bootcamp to keep up with motivation and writing goals. Follow along on twitter too: #YABBootcamp

Week Two Accomplishments:

Thanks to the Bootcamp Bingo this made it easy to see all I’d accomplished.

 My reader read through my AMELIA draft and I […]

YA Spring Bootcamp Update 1

This post is to share my writing progress updates for the YA Buccaneers’ Spring Writing Bootcamp:

What did you do last week to work towards your goals? My goal was to get the structure reorganized on my YA contemporary novel AMELIA according to the guidelines my agent and I discussed.  After struggling through […]