I just came back from California from the InD’scribe conference. It was literally one of the best conferences I’ve ever attended. Now, I have spoken many times about the power of networking, and the importance of stretching our boundaries to go and do things that scare us—in life and in writing. Attending a writer’s […]

October 12, 2016

Writing Conferences and Why They’re Essential to Get to the Next Level…

  I have two paralyzing fears in my life. The first is spiders. The second is public speaking. Even when I was young, I was terrified of spiders, no matter how small. I’d have nightmares about one crawling in my bed at night, and always made sure my sheets or blankets never touched the floor. […]

September 22, 2016

How Fear Can Make You A Better Writer…

Vegas wrecked me. It pretty much wrecked every single author who attended the RT conference. In long lines as I was signing books, every single person blinked from tired eyes, saying the same thing. “It’s great, but I’m SO tired.” or “I’ve never felt so drained in my life!” or “That strip club was amazing—did […]

April 21, 2016

Vegas #RT16 and the Business of Writing…