Editor and agent appointments:The agent doesn’t “do” mystery. I guess I should have called it paranormal suspense with romantic elements. This agent was given to me by RWA because the one I requested was booked.The editor (a very nice and very young, young man who thought I was only 48 – “My mother’s 62 and … More News of the Day
Uh…like NO. I was quite sure I’d party at least one night during the conference and here I am at 7:30 PM in my jammies and in my room for the night. I even left the last have of a funeral/autopsy/death by different means workshop – so I MUST be tired. I’ll party tomorrow after … More Party Time?
I feel like I’ve been run over by a truck that backed-up and ran over me again.But this morning I have agent and editor appointments – back to back. Reading my pitch so I know what I’m, saying – hopefully. Pitching Elizabeth Peacock and the Body on Abbey Road. If no one wants her, I’m … More Friday Morning
Because Nisha and I had nightshirts (“Got Muse?”) to sell, we didn’t spend money. Well, I DID buy one of PLRW’s nightshirts…a pink one. We had three pink shirts left by 10 PM and decided to pack in it for the night – Nisha has an early morning meeting with YA authors and I…well, it … More Moonlight Madness…
It sounds like an odd title for a workshop, but Sharon Sala’s presentation was about layering suspense. I felt as if I was in a big RWA plot brainstorming session. Sala gave a great workshop and lots of us participated. I’ve found another author I have to read…have to.
Forgot that there’s not too many meals at National. Restaurants in the hotel are crowded and couldn’t find anyone to venture out with – so right now having a great turkey sandwich in room (from the marketplace in the hotel).
…taking some down-time in hotel room. The Rogue Digital Conference was packed – more than 100 in the room. Great giveaways from gift certifcates from Books on Board to a Sony eReader. I got $29 gift certificate from BoB. The information was timely and interesting. I like the idea of being an e and print … More My circuits are overloading, so…
Did I tell you this hotel is a maze with multiple towers and to get from the fourth floor parking area to the lobby, you must press 8? After making myself be—ootiful, I went to the goodie room to stock up Macie’s give-aways (she was still sleeping and you know the old saying to let … More So far this morning
Macie’s still asleep – damn her – she’s snuggled under the covers. She was a good girl last night and didn’t embarrass me in front of the Liberty ladies. Let’s see if she can maintain this level of decorum through the rest of the conference.
My internal/infernal alarm clock has me awake and if I went back to sleep now….well, let’s just say I would miss a lot. I’m not going to hear Janet Evanovich this morning. I love her books but I heard her speak at MWA. I’m going to the Rogue Digital session (www.smartbitchestrashybooks.com) instead. There has been … More Up Very Early