10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Conference Experience

A couple of years ago, during my week of 10 Writing Tips in 5 Days, I wrote a post called “Join the Club” about becoming a member of writing organizations and attending events and going to conferences. At the time, I was talking to myself as much as anyone else, because I was still a newbieContinue reading “10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Conference Experience”

Horror-Related Happenings

More than once in my life, I’ve been told, This isn’t the right time for a horror story. Apparently some people think you can’t read a ghost story unless it’s midnight on Friday the 13th and you’re in the middle of an abandoned farmhouse with only a half-burned candle for light. And wolves howling outside.Continue reading “Horror-Related Happenings”

Endings, Beginnings, and Middles

Hello blogosphere! I’m sorry about my recent lack of posts. It’s been a big couple of weeks here in my little writing world. Grab a cup of coffee or a glass of wine and settle in. I’ll tell you all about it. Excuses, Excuses I was determined to finish my middle grade novel by mid-June.Continue reading “Endings, Beginnings, and Middles”