June 5, 2014

Book Two Sold!

I’m thrilled at the prospect of working again with the wonderful team at HarperCollins Canada. Working title DRAGON SPRINGS ROAD, this is a story that’s been waving its hands at me for quite a while
April 12, 2014

FAQs from Book Clubs

There are always people at book clubs who are curious about the process of writing and getting published. Here are the most popular questions so far.
February 12, 2014

What Film Options Really Mean

This blog is for every author who's ever been asked "Have you thought of making your book into a movie?" Ten questions about film options and what it takes for books to be made into movies. I ask the dumb questions so you don't have to.
July 22, 2013

Canadian Authors and US Taxes

Don't buy those Jimmy Choos just yet. If you are a Canadian author and your literary agent is American, you’re in for some paperwork and some waiting time.
June 3, 2013

A Visit to My Publisher

Meeting my editor in person and talking about The Damn Novel and next steps to get it to market was a truly wonderful experience. Also a bit surreal.
March 28, 2013

Why Isn’t the Book Published YET?

"Gosh, I thought you'd be published by now". Here's why I'm glad I'm not. Because it would mean that my publisher isn't putting much effort into my book.