Now I KNOW I Can Do It

on November 1, 2011

Not long ago I figured out my average monthly word count is 15K words. At that rate, a rough draft would take five to six months to write, which isn’t good when you think of the months of revision to follow. I lamented on an earlier blog I would have to pick up the pace… Read More

The Ever Evolving Writer

on October 28, 2011

In 2006, I fell into this little group of Eloisa James fans via her bulletin board. They were called the Bon Bons and it was like an instant family. In the fall of that year, many of us Bon Bons partook in a little writing contest called Avon FanLit. At the time, though I’d toyed… Read More

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

on July 5, 2011

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… Read More

I’m Dyin’ Ova Here!

on June 28, 2011

For three years straight, I have attended the RWA National Conference, and for three years straight, I’ve loved it. San Fran gave me horrible jet lag, DC was spread out so far I think I walked a couple hundred miles in less than a week, and in Orlando I nearly melted. But I still loved every minute…. Read More

You Can Call Me A PRO

on June 15, 2011

First off, check in over at The Revenge where JK Coi is talking about her new Steampunk short from Ellora’s Cave, IRON SEDUCTION. This is not your typical Steampunk, what with the Great Wall of China and the stone zombie warriors. Click here to hop over. Tuesday, I received a very exciting email. I am… Read More

Chesapeake Romance Writer’s Conference

on November 8, 2007

Chesapeake Romance Writers annual Fantasies by the Sea Writer’s Conference will be held Saturday, November 10, 2007 at the Russell Memorial Library in Chesapeake, Virginia. Registration begins at 9am and cost is $50 for RWA members, $65 for non-RWA members. Featured presenters are award-winning authors Beverly Jenkins and Cathy Maxwell. Appointments with editors and agents… Read More