Join the club!
Adrienne Kress, author of the great children’s book, Alex and the Wigpowder Treasure, (or Alex and the Ironic Gentleman for American and Canadian readers) has some good posts on her blog about this very thing – check them out:
The first two above chart Adrienne’s own story (and make me smile every time I read them). These next two are her own view of the practical steps to getting published.
Check them out. And buy her book (soon to be plural) – even if you don’t have kids!