Brandon Sanderson’s Writing Group

In July, I had the opportunity of a lifetime. A friend of mine, Darci Rhoades Stone, whom I met at the Writers of the Future workshop in April (and the Grand Prize winner of Writers of the Future Vol. 34), invited me to attend Brandon Sanderson’s private writing group while I was vacationing in Utah. … Continue reading Brandon Sanderson’s Writing Group

Dave Farland’s “Quick Start Your Writing Career Workshop”

In June, I attended a workshop given by David Farland called “Quick Start Your Writing Career.” It was an all-day affair, 9 am-5 pm, and a joy to attend. Not only did I spend a day focusing on writing (a break from the kids!), but I also met up with a friend and former writing … Continue reading Dave Farland’s “Quick Start Your Writing Career Workshop”

Book Signing: The Twig Book Shop in San Antonio, Texas

The Twig Book Shop in San Antonio, Texas hosted my first ever book signing (if you don't count the Gala event). Eric Cairns came out from Dallas to join me. I wish we'd though to take a picture together. We proudly sold one book to a gentleman happy to treat himself to a retirement gift. … Continue reading Book Signing: The Twig Book Shop in San Antonio, Texas