First Drafts Come from Asking "What If?"
Everyone says Write What You Know. For what it’s worth, I don’t know how to be an eldest child of a single parent in an immigrant family who fights fairies in her free time. And yet, that’s what I wound up writing about, because I love to take what I actually know and ask “What if?”When I was nineteen, I …
first draft report,
Check out the final title and cover for C.M. McGuire's debut!
Since Holly first reached out to me, this whole process has felt unreal. It’s felt easy to forget that it’s really happening because, frankly, it seems too good to be true. Pretty soon, my book’s going to be in stores and available for people I don’t know living in places I’ve never been to read. It took so much polishing, …