A Thanksgiving Message in Gifs

When I first started writing YA I was like:

I told The Man about the idea, but otherwise kept mum.

And when I finished, I was like:

But the rest of the world acted like:

So I was also like:

Then I started blogging and tweeting:

And I met so many wonderful people who were just like me (in that they were slightly insane but totally awesome). They understood how in two pages you can go from this: 

To this:
And I was all, WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN ALL MY LIFE??

And they you were all like, right here, Trace. Right here.
Which is why I love you all. And I’m thankful this holiday for each and every one of you.

May your Thanksgiving be filled with gut-busting good food, no more than a few thinly veiled criticisms from your family, and plenty of good mojo for post-holiday writing sessions.

i love you