I started writing my first novel in 2007. Back then, I consumed all of the author, agent, and editor blogs I could find. And while the advice and tips were all helpful, what I really wanted was a peek into the daily life of a published author.

That’s my goal with this newsletter, along with my YouTube channel: to share the reality of writing fiction for a living. Which, to be honest, is often a lot more boring than #authorlife on social media would have us believe!

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Thoughts on the writing process and traditional publishing, as well as a behind-the-scenes look at my various middle grade projects, my ghostwriting and IP work, and the extraordinarily slow progress on my first adult novel.


Michelle Schusterman

Author, ghostwriter, book coach.