Class tomorrow! Independent and Dependent Clauses

One thing that I love about Stitched Smile Publications is how much we're already setting ourselves apart. We offer Stitched Smile University: writing, editing, and publishing classes provided exclusively to authors and staff. I am excited to be teaching my first grammar class on Sunday the 10th on independent and dependent clauses! Here is a … Continue reading Class tomorrow! Independent and Dependent Clauses

Fun Editor Name Puns

In talking with Donelle this morning, I realized a small theme of punny business names among some editors. Mine, for example, is By the Shore Editing. A good friend in the business is Monique Happy, who has her Happy Editorial Services. And my personal favorite from SSP's Assistant Editor: Donelle Pardee Whiting's Pardee Time Editing. … Continue reading Fun Editor Name Puns

The Brown Bag Stories: A Different Kind of Mailing List

I received my first brown bag in the mail a week ago from one of Stitched Smile Publication's authors, A.J. Brown. The Brown Bag Stories are delightful in their own horror-y ways. You get a mysterious package in your mailbox once a month with a new short story from A.J. Brown, a talented writer whom … Continue reading The Brown Bag Stories: A Different Kind of Mailing List

By the Shore Editing joins Stitched Smile Publications!

I am excited to have joined Stitched Smile Publications as one of their editors. I look forward to helping the authors unleash their voices! A couple of my stories are in anthologies as well. There's "Blue" in Happy Little Horrors: Alienated and "City of Ashes" in Tales of Magic and Misery by Tim Marquitz. And … Continue reading By the Shore Editing joins Stitched Smile Publications!