I wish I could attend the RWA Conference every single year, but it’s tough to set aside an entire week, find child care, and cover the cost of airfare, registration, and the hotel. I can only treat myself to a conference every 2-3 years, but when I do, I enjoy every moment of it! This
Sometimes good things happen at that moment when we most need them. This past Saturday happened to be one of those days. The past couple of weeks have been chaotic in my household, and I’ve been feeling pretty overwhelmed by everything. Plus, my most recent book was released on December 1st. (I just LOVE Lady
Writing novels means that the writer must continually work on becoming better at his or her craft. I am constantly striving to improve, and in doing so I joined RWA and attend monthly meetings at Cleveland’s NEORWA (North Eastern Ohio RWA) chapter, have started the Three Rivers Romance Writers group, have attended numerous conferences and workshops, and have taken online classes.
THE STORY BEHIND IT ALL Almost ever month over the past three years, my friend, Sheila Larkin, and I have been making the trek from Pittsburgh to Cleveland to attend NEORWA’s RWA chapter meetings. I know the two hour drive might sound a little extreme, but it’s well worth the trip because NEORWA always has