It’s all over. I’ve submitted my PitchWars entry and now I can do nothing but wait for the agent round to determine my fate. In the meantime, I’ve decided to participate in this little game everyone else is playing and tell you all about why I wrote my PitchWars novel. Back in 2012, I got the idea to tell fairy tales from the villains’ perspective, but not in a way that I had seen before. I’d seen retellings in which the villain tells the story, remaining truly evil, losing i
About Me: I am a homeschooling mom. That takes up the bulk of my time. I have five children – all boys – two of which we just adopted from the foster system. Three of these children have special needs. Some of this is the natural result of two and a half years in the foster system, including five different placements, but the reality for us remains the same: The kids all need a ton of attention all day long. So that’s what I do. I teach. I do physical therapy. Speech therapy.