Post-Conference Tasks

You can maximize the event — after the fact.

I’m home from the writers conference, but I still have  work to do.

Late Sunday, after a ten-hour drive, I unloaded the car, unpacked my bags, and went to bed early. But I still have actions to take. Monday morning, I made a short list.

I’ve written … Continue reading

Writers Conference Packing Tips

You’ll need more than business cards and comfy shoes.

Soon I’ll load the car to drive to one of my favorite writers conferences. I hope to see you at there.

If you’ve never attended a conference, or haven’t had good experiences, I’d like to suggest a few items you may not think to bring.

Flexibility.  Unless … Continue reading

Finding Time to Write

This week gave me several bonus opportunities.

While this week was certainly busy, it also give me multiple opportunities—expected and unexpected—to work on my writing.

Wednesday morning I reported for jury duty. As I waited to hear if I’d be empaneled, I got to sit in a large room with several hundred others. … Continue reading