Category Archives: Writing

2016 Golden Heart® Award

I could tell you how I was late to the national RWA Conference in San Diego this year.  How the airport lost my luggage and I spent all day in baggage claim trying to track it down.  How a person accidentally … Continue reading

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2015 RWA National Conference in New York City

I’m still in New York City but we are flying home tomorrow. I’m pretty sure I’ll wish I saved this post for when I’ve had adequate sleep, but I’m going to throw it out there anyway because I’m feeling all happy and … Continue reading

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Pitching Your Novel in 140 Characters or Less

Hi, writers! I’m so intrigued by this whole Twitter pitching craze, and I didn’t realize how popular it has become.  Apparently, there are certain days during the year where agents and editors are on high alert, scouring Twitter for great story pitches.  You can pitch your finished … Continue reading

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PNWA Summer Conference

Yep, I’m still alive and kicking. 🙂 It’s been a CraZy past few months involving all sorts of fun change, including moving into a new house and neighborhood.  But now summer is finally here, and I am so excited for the … Continue reading

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2013 RWA National Conference: Heading Home

Well, the whirlwind week is over and I’m on the plane heading home to Seattle.  I feel happy, exhausted, elated, and most importantly, inspired to start my next book.  I can’t say enough wonderful things about my experience this year … Continue reading

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Hello from the 2013 RWA National Conference!

If it weren’t for the lightning storms and flash flood warnings right now, I would be saying, “Hello from Hotlanta!”  The weather has been insane, but I am having a blast at the 2013 RWA National Conference.  We’re in the Marriott Marquis, … Continue reading

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This just came today. . .

And I had to post a picture because now it’s all real and official.  🙂 This pumpkin is going to the ball!

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