Post #11–Keep the faith

This is the part that’s impossible to put into words. Imagine waking up every day knowing that the most amazing thing that has ever happened…

Post #10–The Waiting Game

Suddenly, we were “on submission.” ‘On submission’ is short for “on submission to publishers.” It’s the period of time where your agent is taking your…

Post #9–Proposal

Looking back a year-and-half, I can see the warning signs that were interlaced with all the excitement. That’s how hindsight works. At the time though,…

Post #7–A fun ride.

I could barely contain my excitement. I had trouble conceptualizing what my life even was. I had always known I would break into the literary world……

Post #4: Memoir

Isn’t the thought of a (then) 32-year-old writing a memoir hilarious? That’s what I thought. I spent the next few days saying things like “Sorry,…

Post #3–Timeline

So, here’s the sequence of events, kind of. 2009–I wrote a novel. It about killed me. Queried, got a positive response, but realized I hadn’t…

Post #2–Back Story

In its earliest iteration, this blog was a writing blog. Actually, no, scratch that. In the earliest iteration, this blog was about ADHD. But even then,…

Post #1

Hi! Here’s my day so far: I woke up at the crack of dawn, by which I mean to say 8:32am. I rolled over and…

I AM a big deal.

Sometimes people ask me “Josh, what’s it like being a Mormon celebrity? Like, seriously, is it hard to be such a big deal?” Gotta admit,…

FFAQ attack!

It’s already that time again. Time for more questiones (pronounced “queschiones”). But before we get to that I wanted to share these pictures from a…