Interview with Kate!

April 4th, 2016
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I was delighted to be interviewed the other day by the lovely Kim Turrisi of the SCBWI, and thrilled to share that interview from the April issue of the SCBWI Insight. A short tease is below! SCBWI Insight: There’s so much talk about the best way to query an agent. What gets your attention when […]

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Author Alis Franklin interviewed at New York ComicCon

October 16th, 2015
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Alis Franklin, author of the urban fantasy novels LIESMITH and STORMBRINGER, was interviewed in national media last week while attending New York ComicCon. Sara was at NYCC also and is thrilled to share Alis’s complete interview at Suvudu. “A work of contemporary fantasy, the world of Liesmith is one in which the Norse gods live […]

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STEER-ing a story

October 1st, 2014

Love this interview with Rebecca Petruck, author of STEERING TOWARD NORMAL, on the research that went into her debut, and having to literally kill her darlings, as the common writing advice goes: “The big thing for me was acknowledging that the steers are beef cattle – they have no other purpose – they’re going to […]

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Whidbey Writers Workshop — About My Query LIVE and in person!

June 17th, 2014
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I’m belated in posting this, but I’m thrilled to have been asked up to the Whidbey Writers Workshop Master of Fine Arts Fall Residency this August. As per the post title, I’ll be giving a live version of my About My Query critique workshop, as well as speaking on writing for today’s middle grade and […]

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Triplet Talk!

June 15th, 2012

Earlier this week, just after I got from a week’s trip to NYC for BEA, I had a chance to sit and chat online with my three newest clients: Susan Adrian, Elizabeth Briggs, and Krista Van Dolzer. Since I signed them, they’ve bonded as fellow writers at the same stage in their careers, and it […]

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