Ericka Scott

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Too True Tuesday
Monday, June 28th, 2010
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Rejections suck.

That’s all — you may now return to your regularly scheduled life.…

Friday, already?
Friday, June 25th, 2010
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Tell me it isn’t so!!!! Yet another week has flown by. I’ve been doing lots of busy work, packaging up partial manuscripts to ship off to agents (squee) and a publisher (double-squee), editing the existing words in my WIP to …

Overprotective Moms
Monday, June 14th, 2010
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My boys have to wear helmets and knee pads even if they are just riding their scooters up the sidewalk in front of the house. I don’t let me kids run up the street without walking them to the corner …

Too True Tuesday
Tuesday, June 8th, 2010
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Essie, The Accidental Mommy, has once again thrown out the gauntlet. Her challenge is to sing it loud, sing it proud, sing the truth about your Shameful Procrastinations.

This week’s topic is…. what do you leave until the last minute?…

Nevermore – or Happy Birthday to Me
Monday, June 7th, 2010
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Well, my work in progress, currently titled Nevermore, is finished. Or as finished as it can be right now. I won a critique through Brenda Novak’s auction from an agent at the top of my list (Scott Eagan at Greyhaus …

Fiddling Friday Update
Friday, June 4th, 2010
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This week was the first week of summer vacation. I have to say that although the kids are loving the “no school” schedule, it’s been h*ll for me. But, it’s Friday and I’ve made it through. We’ve been to the …

Too True Tuesday
Tuesday, May 25th, 2010
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I know I’m done with a book when I am DONE with a book — hate the characters, think the plot is full of holes, and other characters/plots keep intruding into my thoughts at the most inopportune times. Unfortunately, this …

Monday, Monday…don’t go away….
Monday, May 24th, 2010
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This is the last full Monday of school…the kids will be OUT on Friday, and although they are thrilled, this stay-at-home Mom isn’t.

I’m not going to say much about Nevermore at this point…I don’t want to tempt the Blog …

A Frantic Friday Update
Friday, May 21st, 2010
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I had a few extra minutes today so I thought I would throw a frantic Friday update at y’all.

I’m doing the mega-happy dance as I won, I won, I won. Remember the Brenda Novak auction for diabetes? There are …

Too True Tuesday
Tuesday, May 11th, 2010
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I shouldn’t take Tylenol PM. Yes, it makes me sleep at night, unfortunately, leaves me in a fog for most of the next day as well.

As my brain cannot come up with a topic for Too True Tuesday, I’m …