Monthly Archives: July 2011

Look Into Her Eyes

Self-publishing was not something I ever seriously considered for my debut novel, HEDI’S BOOK OF RULES. I admit it: I’m incredibly new, and painfully uninformed about the publishing world. But even wide-eyed-me realized that my book needed help–lots of it–if I went the self-pub’d route. And that meant … Continue reading

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Tap, tap, tap. Pause. Delete.

I did go to Polaris. I promised to take awesome photos with my cellphone’s nifty little camera. I lied. There were moments. A few of the costumes were downright wonderful. And I saw Charlaine Harris, which certainly deserved a few pictures. … Continue reading

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Turtle Slow

I wish I could write a book in three months, but I can’t. I’ve been working every day, trying to pull the narrative along in Book 2, but for all my effort, I’ve only reached the second turning point. Here’s the deal: … Continue reading

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Oooh, where’s the wind machine?

Here’s the last of the RWA11 photos~ Feeling very Sex and the City in this photo–snapped on Deidre’s camera–taken just before we entered the Flatiron building in NYC. Feeling grand left to right: Julie Butcher, ?, Lucienne Diver, the fabulous Deidre Knight, … Continue reading

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A link to Barbara Vey’s Beyond her Book column

Hey, A friend notified me that my picture appeared in Barbara Vey’s blog Beyond Her Book. I’m thrilled, and thankful that Kristen Painter pulled me into it. By the way, Barbara was absolutely right. It was sweltering in there. I … Continue reading

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RWA 2011 Oh, my.

It was my first Romance Writer’s of America national conference.  I got the badge, the package, and the tote bag. I shared a room with someone I’d never met. I took a limo to a publishing party. I ate at Ruby … Continue reading

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