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I'm Deborah. I'm a writer, currently seeking representation/publication for my YA Fantasy Fractured Princess

I love to play Final Fantasy games and Shattered Pixel Dungeon. I also enjoy the many ins and outs of music (I'm a chorus geek).

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Express Yourself: New Years Resolutions!


Feliz año nuevo! It's snowing! :D

hehe Welcome to the first Express Yourself post of the new year! This bloghop is brought to us by Jackie @ Bouquet of Books and Dani @ Entertaining Interests, without whom I'd have had nothing to talk to y'all about for about 2 years now!

This week, they ask if we have any resolutions.

I really just have wishes this time around. I started heavily on my weight loss goals in December, first upping my exercise, and now incorporating better foods into my diet, so that's good. I definitely have to focus more on my duties at church, but I don't want to resolve to do that, I just want to do it.

I also didn't want to resolve to be published, because unless I was planning on self-publishing, the odds are 50/50. But I do hope this year I nab an agent. I think I've done an even bigger overhaul of my WIP than I ever have. I resolved sometime last year to give Ghuli more personality, and I really feel like I made her a believable person this time around. I really want to poke a company I submitted to a couple of years ago who really took the time to mull over my work and then let me know why they ultimately couldn't say yes. I feel like it might be time now to try again. :)

4 comments:

  1. Oh, Debra! We are in sync. I hope we both nab agents!!! That would be amazing!

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  2. I hope you both nab agents too!!! Maybe putting it out into the universe is the first step!!! Congrats on the healthier living. xoxo

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  3. Keep at the healthy eating!
    You can't control the agent, but you can control your efforts. Go for it.

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  4. Ha, we have similar resolutions! I think it's good to not have getting published be a goal, since you never know quite how things are going to go and it could be out of your control. But getting an agent is a great first step to aim for!

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