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Tag Archives: WANACon

I Need a Little Play in My Life Right Now

I have been under extreme stress this month as I study for my practice management certification board exam for my day job. Hence, the flashbacks in my posts this month! I was scrolling through the older posts in my blog and came across this one. I had forgotten how much fun it was to write …

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More Writerly Gift Ideas

We are fast approaching the biggest gift giving day of the year!! Are you ready to give the writers in your life something they will love? Last week, I gave you a bunch of ideas and the list kept growing. 🙂 If none of those struck the right chord for you, how about one of …

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Fuel for the Journey

Last February, I was a happy participant in the first ever all online, completely interactive writers’ conference – WANACON, an event sponsored by WANA International. It was the brainchild of Kristen Lamb, author of the Warrior Writers blog and an inspiration if ever I have “met” one. I will admit to a certain level of uncertainty when …

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Information Overload!

I think I may have overdone it the last few months. In January, I took an all day workshop on publishing and speaking with the lovely Yvonne Conte. I learned about self publishing and becoming a keynote speaker. In February, I did the first ever online WANACon for three glorious days! I learned about book formatting, …

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WANACon… WOW!

I had the opportunity to attend the online WANACon over the past weekend and I had told you all that I would be sure to let you know how it went. Well, I have been trying for the past two days to wrap my brain around all of the information that I learned so I …

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The Icing on the Cake

I have had a pretty awesome week so far… I started my Scrivener class with Gwen Hernandez. I learned about WANACon when there was still time to register. (SO EXCITED!) I was able to take this Friday and Monday off of my day job which means two short work weeks! I got extremely positive feedback …

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When the Universe smacks you upside the head

What can I say? When the universe smacks you upside the head repeatedly, you start to pay attention. I have been following Kristen Lamb’s blog for almost a year now. I have gained a lot of insight into the publishing world from her posts and enjoy her sense of humor. I even joined her WANA …

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