A little over year ago, and intrepid group of writers came together on a rainy Saturday morning to set up the campsite for the first annual WWWofNM grill ‘n’ gab. The sun poked its head out and we enjoyed several hours of congenial fun and food. We read excerpts from our books, met new friends, grilled … More 2014 WWW of New Mexico “Reader Writer Exchange”
Here we are at the end of December already. Looking back I realize it’s been almost a month since my last blog. I had every intention of writing a long melodramatic saga about my trip to North Carolina… and my six days without luggage. Alas, most of the drama has leaked out of me. (Fortunately … More Friends are Family with Festivity
If I chose a simplistic overview, I’d speculate that some folks might guess that being a writer is kind of a hobby-like job. Dream up some idea, write it all down, tweak it so it looks and sounds about right, and send it off to a publisher. If one already has a contract–groovy! The editor … More A day, or several, in a writer’s life
Golden Crown Literary Society 9th Annual Convention, Dallas, Texas 2013 YES. It really has taken a week to recover my empty tank and I still needed a nap. 230+ women celebrating books AND chocolate chip cookies!! What’s not to love? It’s been almost a year since I join the amazing team at Bedazzled Ink. What … More Inevitable re-entry
Okay, the new promo piece is large, but still quite beauteous. My thanks to the artistry of the Tree house Studio for a sensational new promo card. And now… Why, you ask, the big promo? Because, your creative-type friends have surprises on the horizon. What happens when you combine your favorite authors, great fiction, and … More Promotion Commences, part 2
okay, you’re right. Shoddy practices do not a blog make. BUT……. I promise to make up for it with ribald stories from the front lines in Austin. Lone Star Lesfic Book Festival begins in approximately 24 hours. And I will be there , books in hand, pen at the ready! If, I can … More Bad Blogger!
I recounted the epic journey elsewhere (catching up with the peeps..) on the importance of the trip. There were other incentives for traveling to Western New York in October. First and foremost, was the wedding of two good friends on Saturday the first. Second, was the opportunity to meet my life coach, without whom there would … More The New York Connection