Gnome Attack Roundup: Books at Macy's & Lowes, Coverage, and Recording of Jane Friedman and I Sharing Tips

Author:
Publish date:

GNOMES will be sold in Macy's, Lowes and Urban Outfitters! I just got this news yesterday and was very excited. Getting into any specialty markets is cause for celebration and stores like these are great to have your book available in.

Image placeholder title

Someone sent me this pic of the book
in a Beverly Hills bookstore.

Interviews & Coverage: My Gnomes-related guest post for The Huffington Post has yet to surface, but I will keep you posted.


(If you are interested in doing an interview or feature, let me know! Write me at literaryagent@fwmedia.com)

Image placeholder title

If you haven't nabbed a copy of GNOMES
yet, grab one on Amazon!

60-minute recording of Jane Friedman and I: After my book release part for Gnomes at Joseph Beth in Cincinnati, I was joined by Jane Friedman for a long, open Q&A with writers in attendance. One writer there recorded the entire thing, and posted a podcast online for all to enjoy. Look below to see a picture of Jane & I addressing the crowd in Cincinnati.

Image placeholder title

Gnomevicious Tweets!! WELL WELL WELL, it
appears my ultra-nemesis, the evil garden warrior known only as
Gnomevicious, is tweeting now as of yesterday. I would suggest everyone
follow him on Twitter just to keep track of his evil whereabouts. Follow him here: @gnomevicious.

WD-Poetry-2020-WinnerGraphic

The 2020 Writer's Digest Poetry Awards Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 WD Poetry Awards!

GettyImages-163437242

Your Story #113

Write a short story of 650 words or fewer based on the photo prompt. You can be poignant, funny, witty, etc.; it is, after all, your story.

E.J. Levy: When Your First Draft is Your Best Draft

E.J. Levy: When Your First Draft is Your Best Draft

Author E.J. Levy discusses her journey with drafting and redrafting her historical fiction novel, The Cape Doctor, and why her first draft was her best draft.

Poetry Prompt

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 569

Every Wednesday, Robert Lee Brewer shares a prompt and an example poem to get things started on the Poetic Asides blog. This week, write an "In the Name of Blank" poem.

Writer's Digest July/August 2021 Cover

Writer's Digest July/August 2021 Cover Reveal

The July/August 2021 issue of Writer's Digest features a collection of articles about writing for change plus an interview with Jasmine Guillory about her newest romance, While We Were Dating.

Lacie Waldon: On Writing What You Know ... But Keeping it Interesting

Lacie Waldon: On Writing What You Know ... But Keeping it Interesting

Debut novelist Lacie Waldon discusses how her agent encouraged her to write what she knew, but then her editor made her realize that what she thought was boring might not be the case.

Pedal vs. Peddle (Grammar Rules)

Pedal vs. Peddle (Grammar Rules)

Learn when to use pedal and peddle with Grammar Rules from the Writer's Digest editors, including a few examples of correct usages.

Marissa Levien: On Pinning Down Your Novel's Middle

Marissa Levien: On Pinning Down Your Novel's Middle

Debut author Marissa Levien discusses how she always knew what the beginning and the end of her science fiction novel The World Gives Way would be, but that the middle remained elusive.