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Hey there.I just finished another rewrite of The Cabin. I think it’s solid. I also just sent it off to an editor at Little, Brown and Company. This is the editor who replied to my query saying that she was intrigued.Hoooooo boy. I’m really on pins here. I...

I’m back, barely

Here I is. I hope any readers enjoyed that piece from the Onion. Hilarious.Here’s what’s been going on.Yesterday morning, I sent an e-mail to an editor with Little, Brown and Company. I’d heard that she was interested in a YA novel about a kid prot...

Full circle?

Well I’m back at the ELC. Right where I was just over a year ago. Is this a step back?I really don’t think so. My writing vastly improved over the last year and I significantly advanced that aspect of my career. I’m surprisingly excited about being...

Scrabbling upward

Back again. I know, two days in a row! Shocking, but a blessing to all those reading.Only joking.The last couple of days have been challenging, to say the least. I’ve been trying to fight the hit on my self-esteem that losing out on this job is dealing me....

Well if that doesn’t just hang it all…

How dumb. I got a verbal offer on the job I interviewed for a couple weeks ago. The offered salary was good enough to accept. The job was as a creative writer in their marketing area.Then I got the written offer, and it was the same. I had a start date set; it was to...

Just stopping by

I’ve had to make some changes. The need for a steady income has grown rather a lot so I have been seriously after a full time job. I am doing the second interview at a company that I really like tomorrow, so hopefully it will all work out shortly.As for writing,...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series

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