Category: writing conferences

RT17 in Atlanta

Right now I'm on my way home from RT17 in Atlanta, GA, sitting at my gate in quite possibly the tiniest airport I've ever been to inside the U.S. (hello, Kansas City)--mainlining coffee while getting some words--and this blog post--in while my brain is still in post-con processing mode. Although I am not a straight-up ...

League of Utah Writers Fall Conference Schedule

The League of Utah Writers Fall Conference is only a week away and I'm gearing up to have a busy Saturday full of panels and workshops that I will be moderating and teaching. This is the first writing conference that I'm an official panelist, moderator, and presenter, so I am extra excited. This year's League ...

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 ...

My book is about…

I finally got over my fear of sounding like a madwoman on speed when pitching my writing to an agent or editor at a local writing conference. It was a great, supportive environment, but I decided that apart from attending every cool workshop I possibly could to learn more about honing my craft, I also ...