We didn’t leave this year’s Southern California Writer’s Conference empty handed!
Not only has Acorn Publishing received some fantastic manuscript submissions, we found ourselves a talented, hardworking, and utterly adorable intern.
We are so excited to welcome Lacey Impellizeri to our Acorn Publishing family. Lacy has been writing since she was eight. In fourth grade, author Sarah Pennypacker spoke to her class. She told Lacey if she wrote every day, she could become an author just like her, so Lacey picked up a pencil eleven years ago and hasn’t stopped since.
While attending Grossmont Community College in San Diego, Lacey is working very hard on completing her first novel a...
Over the weekend, Holly and I had the pleasure of attending the Southern California Writers Conference. We were excited and nervous, not knowing how our hybrid publishing company would be received by so many writers.
What happened was amazing. Not only were we welcomed with open arms and embraced as writers ourselves, but those who attended our workshop were blown away by the concept of our company. For so long, writers have been forced to choose between the long and difficult path of traditional publishing and the struggles of self-publishing. We offer the in between, and I'm happy to say, that idea excited and motivated everyone in the room.