Email beast tamed and shhhh! a secret

It took half the night, but I finally sent the email beast cowering into submission. Ha! Take that!

Web God Theo Black has updated my website to reflect the change in seasons again. As he emailed me about it, snow was falling outside my window, diamond dust snow that looked alive. It was very cool, serendipitous. We added a new page with just contact information. Let me know what you think about it.

I am very proud to announce that PROM has been named an Amazon Top Ten Best Book of 2005 for Teens. Check out the whole list if you are looking for something good to read.

I am also proud to announce that I have joined AS IF!, Authors Support Intellectual Freedom, a group for YA authors who are taking a stand against the censorship of YA novels. It was organized by author Jordan Sonnenblick. The group’s blog has an LJ syndication feed, asifnews.

Are you looking for a great curriculum guide for SPEAK? Look at what Dawn Hogue put together. If you are an English teacher, you will also want to look at their CyberEnglish page and be sure to read through her blog.

And a hint of a forthcoming announcement (consider this your reward for reading to the end of today’s post). We are going to have a contest at the end of the month. Shhhhhhhhhh! Yes, there will be prizes. Stay tuned.

27 Replies to “Email beast tamed and shhhh! a secret”

  1. Congratulations on Prom! Thats great :]

    a group for YA authors who are taking a stand against the censorship of YA novels.

    I think that’s really awesome. :]

    ooh prizes?! How Exciting!

    Sorry I haven’t commented in forever, I feel terrible.

    Have a good day!

  2. Congratulations on Prom! Thats great :]

    a group for YA authors who are taking a stand against the censorship of YA novels.

    I think that’s really awesome. :]

    ooh prizes?! How Exciting!

    Sorry I haven’t commented in forever, I feel terrible.

    Have a good day!

  3. Congratulations on Prom! Thats great :]

    a group for YA authors who are taking a stand against the censorship of YA novels.

    I think that’s really awesome. :]

    ooh prizes?! How Exciting!

    Sorry I haven’t commented in forever, I feel terrible.

    Have a good day!

  4. I just wanted to drop a note saying your book Homeless was ranked number five on my county’s top ten library books with ‘strange/interesting’ titles…I saw it in the newspaper this morning 🙂

    Prizes, hmm? *is interested*

  5. I just wanted to drop a note saying your book Homeless was ranked number five on my county’s top ten library books with ‘strange/interesting’ titles…I saw it in the newspaper this morning 🙂

    Prizes, hmm? *is interested*

  6. I just wanted to drop a note saying your book Homeless was ranked number five on my county’s top ten library books with ‘strange/interesting’ titles…I saw it in the newspaper this morning 🙂

    Prizes, hmm? *is interested*

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