FanNexus 2017

con·ven·tion  \ kən-ˈven(t)-shən \ The first year of a convention is a lean, bony beast. Exposed sinews and growing musculature. FanNexus was no exception, but this gave us the advantage of close connections and conversation. I didn't have the energy to gnaw on the knowledge-bones offered at FanNexus. Part of this was my fatigue, part the choice of … Continue reading FanNexus 2017

A Busy Place

Greetings from Spokane, Washington - the site of the first FanNexus convention. Even though I'm in a different city, gleaning tidbits from authors and artists, playing Katamari Damacy, and generally goofing off, I didn't forget Storytime! I'm also reading Damn Fine Story by Chuck Wendig, and want to highly recommend it to you. I'm loving … Continue reading A Busy Place

Sweet Turtleberry, author & publisher

Sweet Turtleberry is a writer of realistic fairy tales. She was born and raised in Baltimore, with a few stops in the mix. Turtleberry is a graduate of Towson University and the University of Baltimore, where she received a Master's Degree in Publication's Design and Creative Writing. Turtleberry is currently doing what she loves… writing. She … Continue reading Sweet Turtleberry, author & publisher

Poetry Postcard Festival goes on…

Many of you know I participated in the 2017 Poetry Postcard Festival. I already do monthly poetry postcards for my patrons, and this seemed a natural extension of this ongoing growth project of mine. We were given a list of 31 participants and their addresses. We started three days before August 1st, and mailed a … Continue reading Poetry Postcard Festival goes on…

Jeff Sullins – writer & beta-reader

What defines a writer? This is an internal fight many of us battle daily. Many of us don't feel we qualify, even though we write. I don't have an answer, but I do know that each of us has value to contribute to the conversation. If you'd like to do an interview, contact me. It's … Continue reading Jeff Sullins – writer & beta-reader