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I’m a Writing Conference/Workshop Junkie

by Tisha Reichle

I don’t know if it’s being surrounded by the energy of other writers or pretending for a week, a few days, an afternoon, that I’m a student again, but I sit dutifully in the hotel ballroom chair or at a classroom table or around the cozy fireplace with a view of nearby nature, and listen carefully, take notes, ask thoughtful questions, and offer my insight when appropriate. 1,400 more words

Closing The Gap

Great Weekend!

I’m so honored to have been able to attend the All Write Now! Writer’s Conference in Cape Girardeau, MO Saturday, July 15th. I had a BLAST! 72 more words

Creative Writing

Outlining for Pantsers - or How to be Organized When You're Not.

You may have heard the old “plotters vs. pantsers” thing. Plotters outline. They have detailed notes on chapters and characters before they ever start to write. 1,185 more words

Writing And Books

Perfect Pitch

There is no such thing as perfect pitch to agents and editors at a conference. But with careful preparation, you can minimize your anxiety and maximize your chances of a positive outcome. 9 more words


The Number Twenty-Five

Article by Dawn Sooy

Does 25 have special meaning? For mathematicians, it is the sum of the first five odd numbers. If you are a baseball fan, … 599 more words


The countdown begins

The calendar says July. Seriously? What happened to June? In a week, the summer will be half over.

If we’re into July, that means the reunion with my Writing Sisters is coming up. 851 more words



MWW 2017 is in just two weeks and I’m totally stoked! If you haven’t heard of Midwest Writers Workshop, you’re in for a treat! Each July it is held on the Ball State Campus in Muncie, Indiana. 117 more words

Just For Writers