Macie Carter’s book now has a cover.
I had the door to my little yard and garden open most of the day to hear the birds and get a breeze.I did some research on Rome -the setting for my next novella.I wrote about 1000 words.I napped since I was still exhausted from the conference. I had three cats in various positions around … More Perfect Day
I was smart to take the Monday after RWA National off. I’m up early – have gone through my emails, read the paper, had a cup of coffee and will start to write. I need to take a shower, buy groceries and vacuum. But I need to write more. So if anyone stops by this … More After National
Last night after the GH/Rita Ceremony I was in the elevator at the hotel with a young woman who noticed my “First Sale” ribbon. After congratulating me she asked me how long it took me to make the sale. I told her about 18 months from the time I wrote the novella and submitted it … More Reality Check
…besides Anne Stuart’s funny bits especially Sister Krissie coming on stage in a motorized chair…. The best moment – was watching Nora Roberts and her editor, Leslie Gelbman of Putnam, walk hand in hand up to the stage for Nora’s Rita.
The Golden Heart and Rita Award winners can be found on Blogging National. I tried to get some goodies at the reception after the ceremony. I could smell the food but I couldn’t find it. I walked around the mezzanine twice and finally decided that cookies and wine in my room was better and calmer. … More Saturday Night
This will bits and pieces because I have to get ready for the awards gala. So here goes: I started with Spotlight on St. Martin’s Press and I was very impressed with the editors and their presentations – more on this in a later blog. I want to write for one of them. Heck! I … More Long and Interesting Day at RWA
I was in the Erotica workshop and the fire alarm went off! I was in this hotel in 2000 for RWA National and the fire alarm went off then, too – in the middle of the night. My roommate, Kathy, and I were two of the few who evacuated. Resting in my room – until … More Too Hot to Handle!!
And the great part is…my picture on the internet article (haven’t seen the print copy) is next to the word “orgasm”. Bawhahahahaha – put a chubby old lady next to orgasm. LOVE it! Not too happy about the article, ‘though; not as thoughtful as it could have been and left out some of the more … More WaPo Article….
I opened the link for the Washington Post article on RWA National and saw a familiar face…after 50 years of dreaming about being in the Post, I finally made it. Why am I waving…like a geek? I don’t even remember a photographer…