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Stacy Juba
May 9th, 2011, 03:31 PM
Novelspot is doing a neat feature where they are serializing my journey as a writer into 7 parts.

Part 1: The focus is on my childhood and high school writing days - the role my painful shyness played and how I was very uncomfortable with the writer label in high school.


Stacy Juba
May 10th, 2011, 11:28 AM
In Day 2 of my 7-part Novel Spot series, I talk about getting my young adult novel Face-Off - written in high school study halls - published by Avon Books at age 18.

You can use the Back button on the post to read the previous entry.

Stacy Juba
May 11th, 2011, 12:40 PM
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Day 3 of the 7-Part Novelspot series - this installment focuses on being miserable in the college dorms, getting rejected, and how an editor from Random House helped to point me toward writing mysteries.


Stacy Juba
May 12th, 2011, 02:19 PM
Day 4 of the Novelspot series: I talk about becoming a journalist, writing my first mystery novels, getting an agent, being dumped by the agent, and dealing with fatigue from post-pregnancy hypothyroidism.

http://novelspot.net/node/3746 (http://novelspot.net/node/3746)

Stacy Juba
May 14th, 2011, 07:25 AM
Part 5 of the Novelspot Series - I felt as if I'd hit rock bottom with my novel-writing career until I won the Malice Domestic Grant presented at the Agatha Awards banquet.

Stacy Juba
May 14th, 2011, 07:28 AM
Part 6 of the Novelspot series - Finally, three publishing contracts from Mainly Murder Press, a web site, and taking control of my career! http://novelspot.net/node/3749

Stacy Juba
May 15th, 2011, 08:37 PM
Day 7 of the Novelspot series: Here to Stay. This post concludes the series and answers the questions why did I choose to write as a child and why do I still write today as an adult? http://novelspot.net/node/3751