Deadly Ink Conference

Here I am, hanging with the likes of Chris Grabenstein, Jane Cleland, and Lincoln Child (another of my personal favorites). Deadly Ink, run by Debbie Buchanan, is one of those little gems of a writing conference that focuses on mystery writers and luckily is within driving distance of my home. So I’m here (there) this … More Deadly Ink Conference

A New RWA Brouhaha – ha

Traditional (Print) Publishing with a NY house vs e-pubs. Who’s the Real Writer, the (in the words of Diane Pershing, President of RWA) “career focused”. Some intersting articles on the subject: (Scroll down and read Deidre Knight’s post and then go back up to Diane Pershing’s answer) As a soon to … More A New RWA Brouhaha – ha

Why Erotica?

I guess the first best answer is: That’s what sold and…that’s what sells. I wrote a novella on a whim. Ellora’s Cave had a call for submissions: “Oh, Yum.” Older woman, younger man. I’d been reading that to stretch one’s “writing muscles”, you should try something different – something you’re not used to writing. Or, … More Why Erotica?