One of my Facebook friends, I believe it was Salina Yoon, the amazing author of the Penguin books (e.g. Penguin In Love - not affiliate link), mentioned something about my having plenty of hand-knitted socks for the winter, and I believed that I did. But when I tried to scrounge up my knitted socks, I realized I do not actually have enough! I only have 6 pairs, 2 of which have holes and need darning.
|the blue-white striped ones on the left are made of a chitin yarn|
Kidlit411.com site and runs it with our other good friend, Sylvia Liu) for an absolutely sweet story she wrote. If any editors or agents are reading this (HAH!), you really need to check out Elaine's story. :)
Russell James, the leader of our Minnows Literary Group, announced that he'll be sending a check to Doctors Without Borders for about $130 for December's earnings on our anthologies...AND, that the earnings for February's sales will be more than double that! I feel like we are single-handedly fighting ebola with MSF...without, you know, putting ourselves in mortal danger, unless you consider getting harsh reviews of our books as dangerous.
"I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be." ~ Douglas Adams