I’m gearing up for the Pagan Picnic and Lit in the Lou. There are numerous book festivals all around the… Read more Book Festivals
When you write, it’s a mixture of torture and ecstasy. Writers do what we do because we’re masochists, to a… Read more Oh Happy Day!
If any of you haven’t noticed this blog is now an official website. There are some added features, mainly my… Read more Hooray for websites!
It’s happened…my worst fear. I get feedback on my space opera waiting to have the plot picked apart, my structure… Read more “The End” is never the end
http://www.amazon.com/Family-Different-Jessica-Marie-Baumgartner/dp/1499353472/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1423491446&sr=8-1&keywords=my+family+is+different The climb and the fall of your book in its genre is almost an artistic expression of the changing… Read more Climbing back up
So after going through my novel, and the rejections again and again, I finally decided to take my husband’s advice… Read more A New Love
I had one hell of an English Comp teacher in college who was not just out to teach us writing… Read more Support System
Here’s my story of change: http://www.walruspublishing.com/for-readers/story-change-trapped-jessica-marie-baumgartner/ We have all been effected by the recent riots, other St. Louisianians need to… Read more Trapped
Very few writers like the constraints of genres and sub-genres, but they exist for a reason. No matter how much… Read more Cosmic Horror
Every writer knows that rejection is part of the process. We hear it again and again. L.M. Montgomery was noted… Read more Rejection Reschmection