JEN Garrett
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  • Placerville, CA
  • United States
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How to Write Funny

What is writing funny? Scott Dikkers the mastermind behind and founder of The Onion can break it down for you. He makes it look easy but it is anything but. Based on his book by the same name WAENet is happy to introduce this new group with Scott Dikkers as the moderator. See More
Aug 5
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ReBlogged: 7-Step Blog Check Up

This month I'm doing the A to Z Blog Challenge. My double theme is ABC Picture Books and installments of my own story.Aside from a great community, the official A to Z Blog has articles to help keep you blogging all year. One such articlehelped me…See More
Apr 4, 2016
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Oct 18, 2015
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Author Linda Joy Singleton to share tips about "Writing Across Genres"

Please come to this free public event at The Writers Bloc this Saturday, June 6th at Placerville Library 345 Fair Lane in California from 1-3p Linda Joy Singleton will be sharing the pros and cons of writing in various genres. Like I said, the event is free, but there's a rumor she'll have books for sale…See More
Jun 1, 2015
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Jan 1, 2015
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Happy Halloween!

Hey Children's Book Lovers! There's a fun Halloweensie contest going on right now. My entry is here:How to Carve a PumpkinNeed a last minute Halloween story that's 100 words or less? You'll find about 80 of them here:Susanna Hill's Halloweensie ContestSee More
Oct 31, 2014
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"Who's doing NaNoWriMo? Who's doing PiBoIdMo? Who's taking on another writing challenge this November?"
Oct 25, 2014
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Poetry

 Poetry is the universal language which the heart holds with nature and itself. William Hazlitt (An English writer who died in 1830)See More
Oct 3, 2014
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Playwriting

In a play, from the beginning, you have to realize that you’re preparing something which is going into the hands of other people, unknown at the time you’re writing it.T. S. ELIOT, The Paris Review, Spring-Summer, 1959 This is a group for people who write for the stage and who want to know more about the theater business. See More
Oct 3, 2014
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Creative Writing Prompts

Your writing can mature by exercising your skills. This group provides writing prompts to "prime the pump" of your imagination. Try to keep your response to 250 words or less. See More
Oct 3, 2014
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"Hey, has anyone else been having issues with this website. I couldn't get on, it made me sad..."
Sep 30, 2014
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"Look! @csschwarz with her book THE LEDGE has been picked by the Operation Awesome Mystery Agent http://j.mp/1sxRiaW"
Aug 6, 2014
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"Just registered for "What New York Editors Are Looking For" webinar put on by the fabulous @ChildrensBookAc http://j.mp/1snnJZx"
Aug 4, 2014
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"Trying to pare that pitch down to 4 sentences? Writers are getting help at http://j.mp/1ohcMT6?"
Aug 1, 2014
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"I have an entry in http://j.mp/1mFG5y1 I won't tell you which one; check it out and share your feedback."
Jul 1, 2014
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"Peter Knapp is running a query e-conference. Details: http://petejknapp.com/querycritique/"
Jun 30, 2014

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Website
http://www.lexicalcreations.weebly.com
What do you do?
Writer, Freelance Editor
What school did you attend?
The smallest high school in California
What is your hometown?
The setting of my next book

JEN Garrett's Blog

ReBlogged: 7-Step Blog Check Up

Posted on April 4, 2016 at 2:45pm 0 Comments

This month I'm doing the A to Z Blog Challenge

My double theme is ABC Picture Books and installments of my own story.

Aside from a great community, the official A to Z Blog has articles to help keep you blogging all year. One such…

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Author Linda Joy Singleton to share tips about "Writing Across Genres"

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 8:29pm 0 Comments

Please come to this free public event at The Writers Bloc this Saturday, June 6th at Placerville Library 345 Fair Lane in California from 1-3p Linda Joy Singleton will be sharing the pros and cons of writing in…

Continue

Happy Halloween!

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 11:32am 0 Comments

Hey Children's Book Lovers! There's a fun Halloweensie contest going on right now. My entry is here:

How to Carve a Pumpkin

Need a last minute Halloween story that's 100 words or less? You'll find about 80 of them here:

Susanna Hill's Halloweensie Contest

One Author's plea: Please Double Check Before You Request

Posted on May 8, 2014 at 7:43pm 0 Comments

I heard from a fellow author that a small press requested her board book at a Twitter Pitch Party. When the author sent the query and full, she got a rejection within the hour: "We like the concept, but it doesn't fit our digital-first format."

She was grateful that they got back to her so quickly, but the rejection had her scratching her head:

The author agreed that a lift-the-flap board book would not be ideal for digital format, but she had clearly stated what it was in the…

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