Value of a Conference

Posted by Rachel on April 17, 2017 in best of, current event, travel, writing |

Tis the season to be con’ing! Between spring and summer, the writing world fills with many extravagant events near and far. Conferences for Adult lit, for Kidlit, for illustrators, and educators, for librarians and bloggers. Conferences everywhere! These writerly festivals are expensive investments, there’s no doubt about that. So for everyone who has never been […]


The BEAst

Posted by Rachel on June 3, 2014 in agent, current event, travel, writing |

A year ago I was staring at twitter with ginormous envy at all the people attending BEA. Envy so large that I, as a Bostonian, fondly named it my Green Monstah. The Green Monstah in my belly thought it sounded like such a great experience. Meeting industry peeps, other writers, getting books!! And I wasn’t there. Living through the […]


11 Weird Questions Answered

Posted by Rachel on March 15, 2013 in current event, musings, romance, travel |

Oh hey, look! Another meme I was tagged in! I’m supposed to answer these strange 11 questions and then tag 11 people to join in the interrogation fun! So let’s get this show on the road! 1. What is the strangest thing you have ever eaten in public? I’m an adventurous eater, so what is […]


Writing Rewards

Posted by Rachel on July 5, 2012 in award, gifts, local food, travel, writing |

The process of writing is so long, I think each milestone, no matter how small should be celebrated. What’s a milestone? Well that’s up to you! It could be finalizing your outline, completing a scene, finishing a chapter, closing out a section of the story, or as big as ending a draft. Each step is […]

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