Tag Archives: Moonlight & Magnolias

A Peek Behind the Curtain

This past fall a small group of writer friends and I attended the annual Moonlight & Magnolias conference in Atlanta. There were novels given away for free, of course, but since one can never have too many books, I bought … Continue reading

Posted in February 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

One White Room To Go, Please

The Moonlight & Magnolias conference is over, and I’m happy to report we all lived.  Not that we weren’t pee-in-your-pants nervous about the editor/agent appointments, ’cause we were. But after all our hard work to memorize our pitches, we learned that the memorization … Continue reading

Posted in October 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

How To Recognize Me

Okay. I just need to calm down. My critique partners and I are leaving in the morning for the Moonlight & Magnolias conference, hosted by the Georgia Romance Writers group. And I’m almost too excited to sit still. There are six … Continue reading

Posted in September 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Pitch and Hurl

‘Pitch’ is a great action verb–one that implies such force and movement. But to a writer, a pitch is a kind of verbal query, delivered in person. Contemplating having to deliver a real pitch in front of a real agent or … Continue reading

Posted in August 2011 | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments