"Kelly - I wish I could block out two weeks after a conference! Instead I'm catching up on all the laundry, dishes, etc. that didn't get done while I was out of town :) #2 is a great idea. And wow - great story about open mic! I don't…"
"Great post! Here are tips I'd add from my experience at the San Miguel Writers Conference:
1. Block out a week (or 2!) after conference to implement what I learned. Treat those weeks as if I'm still out of town and refuse…"
"That's interesting, Judith. I wonder if, overall, women tend to dress up more at all-women's events than at co-ed events. It may also be a blogger vs writer thing. Bloggers are more conscious of how they look since many do video blog posts."
Thanks to everyone who followed my live tweets from AWP last week! It was an exhausting but fun (and educational) conference. Never having been before, I wasn't sure what to expect. Here are a few things I learned:…
Last week, after the release of my memoir about fashion modeling, I was asked to participate in a reading this Tuesday. I eagerly accepted and then went out of town for the long weekend. When I returned, I had a message from the coordinator. "See you…
"This is such a meaningful post for me. I've read it over twice and savored it all...deep. I know all these things to be true and I so appreciate the gentle manner in which you've presented it. During a year of cancer treatment, I kept a…"