August #InkRipples: Options in Publishing – What’s Your Path?

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on August 7, 2017 in Books, Elixir Bound, Ink Ripples, Pirate Island, Self-Publishing, Writing |

When it comes to publishing a book, there are so many more options than thereĀ used to be. If you’re new to the business, it can be downright overwhelming and confusing to decide what publishing path is the right one for you. That is why we decided to tackle the topic in this month’s #InkRipples. Traditional […]

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Thoughts on the New England SCBWI 2015 Conference

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on April 29, 2015 in Conferences, Events, Writing |

First of all a big thank you to all the wonderful coordinators, volunteers, faculty, and attendees who made #NESCBWI15 (the New England SCBWI 2015 conference) unforgettable! A special thank you to my workshop attendees for spending an hour or two of your life with me. So many wonderful moments! For those of you who took […]

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Confessions of an Author: Rejection

Posted by Katie L. Carroll on February 8, 2013 in Anecdote, Confessions of an Author, Writing |

Confession #4: Rejection might be the one thing that makes me quit this whole business of publishing. Rejection. It’s something every author faces time and time again. It’s fear inducing, debilitating, soul sucking. I think for most authors the writing journey begins in a blissful place. Inspiration strikes. You decide, I’m a writer…or at the […]

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