Back from NY

The Ninc conference was fab. My favorite part was the atmosphere--everyone was so relaxed. For some reason at RWA National the place seems to buzz with nervous energy. But at Ninc I never felt that way, and hardly sensed that from anyone else. I think it's because...

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New York, New York

Today I'm going to NY--or more accurately am in New York. I'm posting this ahead of time because I decided not to bring my laptop. I always bring it and while it is great to have on the plane for writing, I don't wind up checking email because Internet service at...

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Interview with Angry Romance Girl

I've never met Angry Romance Girl, but I stumbled upon her blog and thought she might provide an interesting and intellectual take on romance novels and how others perceive them... Basic Facts: Single-ish. Likes Pink – deal with it. More of an angryromancecat person...

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Cool online find a font tool…

Frequently when I'm designing a bookmark or other promotional material I find myself in the position of trying to match a font to a book cover. People who have not taken graphic arts classes tend to think this is a simple task--trust me, it's not. I took a class in...

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Interview with Mystery Author Lonnie Cruse

Lonnie was one of the first published authors I met when I started writing seriously. We were both members of Sisters in Crime and she coordinated the critique groups. I was such a puppy then - so far as outlook, I had a few years on me otherwise. Anyway, Lonnie was a...

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