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Is Bleisure Coming Back?

Is Bleisure Coming Back?

By the time you all read this I hope to have made it safely to Key West, Florida where I will be doing a “soft launch” of my travel writing career yet again, this time as Omicron, bad weather, and major flight cancellations rage around us. My plan is to revive my idea...

Conference Communiques

Lots of great writing advice to share, following the 2019 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference I attended in Phoenix at the end of February. The first workshop I went to was “Writing for Change” with Yvette Johnson. According to her bio statement, Johnson is...

A Writer Goes to Tampa: AWP18

First off, apologies for not blogging for some time. March was a particularly hectic month but that’s no excuse. So-onto AWP18, the Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference I recently attended in Tampa. With literally hundreds of top-notch discussions...

The Tucson Festival of Books is Almost Here!

In the past, I’ve posted about supplies to take to writing events. But this evening, I’d rather focus on what I hope to accomplish at the 2015 Festival. Besides hearing famous authors speak about topics they’re passionate about, attending the Rock Bottom Remainders...