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Why You Should Go to a Writer's Conference & Never Really Go to the Conference

It’s a tradition now: you and your friends from your MFA program (most now alumni) spend five days stumbling around a new city, trying to remember what road the hotel is on, running up bar tabs at the local dives, and attending a panel or two at the annual Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference, the largest writer’s conference. 631 more words

The Authors' Compass

Last Saturday, I attended a conference organised by The Society of Authors in Manchester, the first event I have been to for a while. It was just the pick-me-up I needed and a chance to get out and about to network with old friends and new. 1,687 more words


Gearing up

It’s been a week since my wonderful Mad City (aka Madison) writers’ conference, and I’m digging in. Locked and loaded. Replenishing my stock of craft beer and hunting for just the right atmosphere in my writing office. 704 more words


World Horror Con 2016 Schedule

Here’s my schedule of appearances at World Horror next weekend.

Thursday, April 28th

2:00-3:00pm – Utah Horror (Come see how the horror scene has grown in Utah and where it’s going.) 139 more words


Keep writing: PPWC 2016 Recap

If I were to boil down my overall takeaway of the 2016 Pikes Peak Writer’s Conference, it would be: find the joy in writing. In many ways this conference was a whirlwind of emotions and full of informative workshops and inspiring personal conversations with my amazing PPWC Speculators tribe (aka “Coolest Critique Group Ever”) and fabulous authors, who are even cooler in person ( 693 more words


Back from the Romantic Times convention in Las Vegas!

And boy, was it ever huge!

This is one line I waited in. It stretches on into forever…

I had an awesome time, though. My panel went well. 238 more words


Wicked Wednesday-Getting the Most Out of a Conference

Jessie: In New Hampshire where the birds are singing up a storm

SomeĀ of the highlights for the Wickeds each year are the conferences we all attend. 495 more words

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