Author: englis83_wp

WE GOT A PUPPY–I’M SO TIRED

WE GOT A PUPPY–I’M SO TIRED

Hey everyone. I’ve been MIA for months for many reasons… I got a new job as an associate literary agent! You can see my agent page and ManuscriptWishList here: https://www.jdlit.com/megan-barnard and here: https://www.manuscriptwishlist.com/mswl-post/megan-barnard/. Another reason, is the, uh, pandemic… I’m sure you get it. But […]

Welcome to the Roaring ’20s

Welcome to the Roaring ’20s

It’s easy to look back and see only the bad or hard things that happened in the year. But on the first day of a new decade, I want to look back and see the good. And for me, 2019 had a lot of good. […]

Why Your Writer is Crying: A Guide

Why Your Writer is Crying: A Guide

Is your writer crying and you don’t know why?
Never fear! Another writer is here.
Your writer is crying because…

Welcome, Alexei

Welcome, Alexei

I’m finally working on a new book! I’ve been thinking about this idea…

STOP READING SHAKESPEARE (Go see the plays, instead)

STOP READING SHAKESPEARE (Go see the plays, instead)

“So you love… Shakespeare, right?”
It’s something you get asked a lot when…

Why Your Writer is Lying on The Floor After Completing Their Latest Book: A Guide

Why Your Writer is Lying on The Floor After Completing Their Latest Book: A Guide

Is your writer lying on the floor after completing their latest book? Have you poked them but…

Classics We All Wish Were Shorter

Classics We All Wish Were Shorter

I get why a lot of people hate classics…

Best Books of 2018 (and a few from 2019)

Best Books of 2018 (and a few from 2019)

The Secret Cord by Geraldine Brooks This was a book I’d had for a while, but I finally got around to reading it. It’s a historical re-imagining of King David and it is brilliant. It’s an emotional and empathetic view and I highly recommend it. […]

Reading this blog post will help you accomplish your 2018 reading goal…

Reading this blog post will help you accomplish your 2018 reading goal…

It’s been a year. Ever have those years where you know where you want to be, but can’t get there because… doing stuff takes time? That’s kinda how this past year has been. I’ve been waiting for things. I’m still waiting for things, and my […]

HAVING FUN ISN’T HARD WHEN YOU HAVE A LIBRARY CARD

HAVING FUN ISN’T HARD WHEN YOU HAVE A LIBRARY CARD

I love libraries. You’re probably not shocked. From a young age, I learned… Arthur was a great show. In addition to learning how to spell A-A-R-D-V-A-R-K, I learned how to have fun (with a library card!). I’ve never looked back. I spent a good deal of […]