Conference Recap Part One

Posted Aug 3 2012 in , , , , , ,

View from balcony I set a goal to have a conference wrap up blog up no later than today. So here you go. But since I couldn’t possible fit everything into one blog, I’m doing a partial recap today and the second half will be up on the Romance Writers Revenge on Monday. I could […]

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Look How Slowly I’m Twitching

Posted Jul 20 2012 in , , , ,

I’m not typically a spastic person. In fact, most people would say I’m the opposite of spastic to the point of being annoyingly laid back. I’ve attended the RWA National conference on three previous occasions, always with the joy and excitement of getting to hang with my friends for four or five days, but never […]

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Making A List And Checking It Twice…Or Not

Posted Jul 13 2012 in , , , ,

I board a flight for Anaheim, CA in eleven days. That’s less than two weeks. Roughly 264 hours. Or 15,840 minutes. Though depending on when you read this, that number could be substantially lower. Suffice it to say, it’s not long now. At this point I should have a list. Some reference sheet where I […]

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Olympic Fever and Epiphanies

Posted Jun 26 2012 in , , ,

Anyone else catching that Olympic fever? I have always loved the Olympics, even though I’ve never tried one iota of the sports involved. Summer or winter. But let’s be honest, the Olympics is not about the sports, it’s about the athletes. The triumphs and heartbreak. The hard work and sacrifice. The mix of skill and […]

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On The Road To A Smaller Me (and a Mea Culpa)

Posted Jul 5 2011 in , , , , ,

I’ll get the mea culpa out of the way first. Last year when I attended RWA Nationals in Orlando, Twitter was all the rave. I had an account but wasn’t a fan. However, everyone around me was tweeting non-stop, which I found incredibly annoying. Why couldn’t they just enjoy themselves and take a moment to […]

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