Laura Toffler-Corrie

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Bio

Laura Toffler-Corrie is the author of THE LIFE AND OPINIONS OF AMY FINAWITZ and MY TOTALLY AWKWARD SUPERNATURAL CRUSH. She holds an M.S. in school psychology, as well as an M.F.A. in dramatic writing from New York University. She and her family live in South Salem, New York.

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Surprises in the Publishing World — A Guest Post by Author Laura Toffler-Corrie

The publishing world can be a crazy place, sometimes wonderful and sometimes not so much. Here are the types of surprises I’ve encountered in my journey so far: FUN SURPRISES: Working with an editor. On a scale of one to ten (ten being the most fun) I’d give this one a fifteen. You get to talk about your book with … Read More

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Goodreads, Heidi Klum, Publishing Confessional; Laura Toffler-Corrie, Reviewers, William Goldman, working with an editor, publishing
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Surprises in the Publishing World — A Guest Post by Author Laura Toffler-Corrie

The publishing world can be a crazy place, sometimes wonderful and sometimes not so much. Here are the types of surprises I’ve encountered in my journey so far: FUN SURPRISES: Working with an editor. On a scale of one to ten (ten being the most fun) I’d give this one a fifteen. You get to talk about your book with … Read More

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publishing, working with an editor, William Goldman, Reviewers, Goodreads, Heidi Klum, Publishing Confessional; Laura Toffler-Corrie
Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Writing Craft and the Art of Gardening — A Guest Post by Author Laura Toffler-Corrie

Like a gardener plants, hoping to transform a plot of dirt into a deeply scented vibrantly colored garden, the writer writes; dreaming that from the murky soil of her mind, ideas will grow into a tale. However, as every good gardener knows, gardens don’t plant themselves. It takes skill. A plan. The Farmer’s Almanac of ideas, tips, weather alerts and … Read More

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Maggie Steifvater, John Green, Laura Toffler-Corrie, Libba Bray, Meg Cabot, Rick Yancy, Suzanne Collins, The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Tim Burton, neil gaiman
Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Writing Craft and the Art of Gardening — A Guest Post by Author Laura Toffler-Corrie

Like a gardener plants, hoping to transform a plot of dirt into a deeply scented vibrantly colored garden, the writer writes; dreaming that from the murky soil of her mind, ideas will grow into a tale. However, as every good gardener knows, gardens don’t plant themselves. It takes skill. A plan. The Farmer’s Almanac of ideas, tips, weather alerts and … Read More

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neil gaiman, John Green, Laura Toffler-Corrie, Libba Bray, Maggie Steifvater, Meg Cabot, Rick Yancy, Suzanne Collins, The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Tim Burton
Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Let’s Talk About Love… — A Guest Post by Author Laura Toffler-Corrie

YA romance can be described as an uncharted journey through the unpredictable, insensible territory of the heart. However, the directions for writing romance can often take you down a rather familiar road. There’s a main character, usually a girl, who is flawed in a way the reader can identify with; awkward, unpopular and, or unwisely headstrong. There’s the love interest … Read More

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Emma, Hunger Games, Jane Austen, Laura Toffler-Corrie, My Totally Awkward Supernatural Crush, Practical Romance, Team Jacob, Twilight, YA Romance

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