May 29, 2018

Revising manuscripts of SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD and FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD. Hoping to send FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD to editor at Holiday House. I hope she likes it.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Returned home today from Charlottesville, I miss Cherish and Brooks already.


May 27, 2018

Revising manuscripts for sending to editors and agents, some chapter books and middle grade books and young adults novels for revision then submission.

Lily’s Lagniappe: LSU softball lost to Florida State in the third game. LSU Baseball was in the championship game again this year. Ole Miss won but the Tigers are probably going to be in the NCAA tournament for a chance to go to Omaha.


May 25, 2018

Revising manuscripts while waiting to take Brooks to Massanutten resort for weekend.

Lily’s Lagniappe: LSU baseball and softball playing this weekend. Brooks and I at resort. Waterpark tomorrow. He’s excited.


May 23, 2018

Revising manuscripts and one third of YA novel. SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD and FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD. Hoping one of them to catch the eye of an editor or agent.

Lily’s Lagniappe: LSU baseball going to Hoover for SEC tournament. LSU softball did well at SEC tournament and are going to host regional the travel for Super regional. Won their regional so going to play Florida State in Tallahassee for super regional.


May 21, 2018

Hoping the new chapter book about baseball is going to catch the eye of the editor looking for chapter books. HE’S NOT A HE, HE’S A SHE!

Lily’s Lagniappe: Looking forward to seeing Cherish and Brooks very soon. LSU Softball and Baseball in tournaments and regionals as well as super regionals.


May 19, 2018

Revising manuscripts but also working on new ideas for picture books and writing a new baseball book for around age 7.  Hopefully the editor will like it.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Heading to Charlottesville next week to watch Brooks for the weekend. Can’t wait to see Little Man.


May 17, 2018

Revising manuscripts for sending out to agents and editors. SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD and FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD. Hoping at least one of these will find a home with a publisher.

Lily’s Lagniappe: LSU Football picking up transfers and securing recruits within the state of Louisiana. Go Coach O.


May 15, 2018

Revising SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD or FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD. Working on a chapter book to send to an editor who is looking for chapter books. Rare in this day and time for an editor to be looking for a chapter book however, this is what young kids are reading.

Lily’s Lagniappe: The LSU TIGERS Softball and Baseball teams are heading to the tournaments at the end of their seasons.


May 13, 2018

Rewriting and revising FLIES IN THE OUTFIELD and SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD. The manuscripts are going to an editor I hope that will buy them. She is the most down to earth editor I’ve ever encountered. I would be honored to be an author with her house.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Well, the LSU Tigers baseball took the series from Alabama. The softball team lost to TN in the SEC tourney but hopefully they will get to NCAA tourney. GEAUX TIGERS!!!


May 11, 2018

Revising and tightening SHE SHOULD HAVE TOLD. Also working on a second chapter book based on the same characters. Hopefully Elizabeth Law will find something in my writing she can work with.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Baseball starts a series with Alabama tonight and on Sunday night we find out where LSU Softball will go to play in the NCAA¬† tournament. Hoping the boys make it to the tourney. GEAUX TIGERS!!!