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Hello, everyone!

Not long now until Christmas. I'm so excited!

Anyway, I've been hard at work on my final novel of the year -- IT'S NICE TO HAVE A FRIEND.

To learn more about my WIP, check it out here on my website: link

I hope to have the first draft finished by the end of December. Meanwhile, I'm also editing HAPPY AND THE EVIL FOREST and going through other old manuscripts to send to my agent.

Publishing basically shuts down from late October to the New Year, so there's no point in sending anything out now. Hurry up, 2022! May you be much better than 2020 and 2021.

I did the math and realized I've sent my agent 18 novels and 14 picture books. You can say I've been busy! :D I'm hoping just one makes it big.

The blog post today is about manifesting. I'm a big believer in writing down your goals and speaking them into existence. For my writing career, here's mine:

•Sell a book next year with my agent’s help

•See my books in stores

•Be inducted into the Order of Canada one day

•Get my own Wikipedia page

They WILL come true. I believe in them, I believe in myself, and I'm working hard.

I hope you write down some goals of your own and I hope they come true.

Thanks for reading!

Until next time,


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