January 23, 2014

Young Adult vs Adult Fiction – Why Not Both?

I just read this article that I think gives great insight into the art of writing for diverse age group audiences: http://writersrelief.com/blog/2013/10/the-book-that-everyone-will-love-writing-for-young-adult-and-adult-audiences/ It’s interesting because as I get older, I tend to want to read novels that have characters closer to my age. That said, I will always love Harry Potter and The Chronicles of…

January 23, 2014

The art of waiting patiently (a.k.a. rocking in a corner)

It’s Thursday and I’m still waiting on my publishing contract to arrive. I don’t think I’ve slept a wink this week! But I’m not completely hyperventilating (just yet) because I did receive an email on Tuesday which told me that after I receive the contract, they’re going to fly me to their base of operations…

January 18, 2014

Dreams DO Come True!

I have been on the craziest happy-high for the last three days – to the point that I’ve pretty much been walking (and skipping, and jumping, and dancing) around in a daze. And that’s because I was contacted by a publishing house I submitted my manuscript to months ago, and… get this… THEY LOVE MY BOOK!!!!!!!! And….. THEY’RE…

November 10, 2013

Let the journey begin!

And thus begins the official Lynette Noni blog. It’s here that you’ll find all the as-it-happens news about my life – specifically regarding my (hopefully soon-to-be) writing career. I’ll update progress reports on anything and everything to do with my chosen life-passion so you’ll be able to follow along as I continue the gruelling journey to…