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About neysajensen

I am a writer, mother, musician, teacher, and activist. I live in Boise Idaho, one of the best places around. We have a great city, with nature at our doorstep. (I'm the one on the left. The one on the right is none other than Cheryl Klein, senior editor at Scholastic.)

Tips for Submitting Manuscripts for Professional Critiques

In a workshop I took last fall, Heather Petty, a very wise author, shared some tips for submitting queries and manuscripts. One of her tips appeared numerous times: follow the submission guidelines. It’s so important, she repeated it.  I found … Continue reading

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Welcome to After you read this, you should delete and write your own post, with a new title above. Or hit Add New on the left (of the admin dashboard) to start a fresh post. Here are some suggestions … Continue reading

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