Category Archives: craft

Topic related to the craft of writing

A Writer is a Writer, Unless There’s a Course

I attended a workshop a few months ago and asked the expert on how to make money as an author. I was told to stop writing and start teaching. I think my brain got whiplash from such talk. Teachers don’t … Continue reading

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Romance Writing Contest

2016 Hot Prospects Contest Sponsor: Valley of the Sun Romance Writers **Permission to forward** Looking to sign your first book contract, switch from a small press to a large publisher or simply explore another genre of romantic fiction? Turn up … Continue reading

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Free Workshops-At the Glendale Chocolate Affaire

Friday and Saturday, February 6th and 7th, my local writing chapter is giving a series of workshops on writing. Best of all, they’re free. So come for the chocolate and the workshops. Saturday 10AM—Connie Flynn Workshp: FALL BACK IN LOVE … Continue reading

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Free Writers Workshops

Scottsdale Library Conference 10th Annual Scottsdale Civic Center Library Conference November 14, 2015 FREE Scottsdale Civic Center Library Workshops 10:15am – 4:30pm Scottsdale Civic Center Library 3839 N Drinkwater Boulevard Scottsdale, AZ

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e-Publishing Summary

Good morning everyone! I just wanted to shared some of the information I learned this past weekend at a self-publishing seminar given by the super-awesome Smashwords CEO Mark Coker. First, I’ve been self-pubbed since 2011 and have belonged to many … Continue reading

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Tripping on Air

I’ve started a new book. I’m always starting a new book. I have new songs added to my playlist. I have a general idea of where I’m going. Okay, I know my destination, and my start and the rest is … Continue reading

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Writer/Artist Funded Bookstore. #Indie800

I don’t know many authors who don’t mourn the loss of bookstores. It is one of the best ways we get to meet and interact with readers. Thankfully, writers are creative people and my friend came up with the Indie 800. … Continue reading

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