February 11, 2019

Revision of Young Adult to send in to Caroline Abbey. Needs to be in by the 15th. Must start the transposing of a MG from past tense to present tense. Getting the MG ready for the SCBWI Contest.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Visiting family and planning a secret birthday celebration.


February 7, 2019

Revision still in process for a middle grade novel and a young adult novel. Both will be read by the same editor. One for the conference and the other for the SCBWI Carolinas Novel writing contest.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Went to Michelle Hite Randall’s birthday dinner at Captain’s Galley.


February 5, 2019

Revising a middle grade novel from 3rd person to 1st person. BASKETBALL BALLERINA is a middle grade novel in flux in revision. Working to find an editor to hep me bring this novel to publication.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Going soon to Baton Rouge again.


February 3, 2019

Trying to beef up my middle grade novel BASKETBALL BALLERINA. Need to add some umph to my middle grade novel.

Lily’s Lagniappe: The Super Bowl is today. The Saints were eliminated by a bad call, so the two teams are the Los Angeles Chargers and the Patriots. I hope the Patriots lose!


February 1, 2019

Getting ready for sending to Caroline Abbey for SCBWI Contest in February but also sending to her for a chance from conference. Transforming middle grade novel from 3rd person to 1st person.

Lily’s Lagniappe: Not easy moving from one POV to another.