Finding My Tribe
Writing

Finding My Tribe

I’ve attended five writers’ conferences in my relatively short writing career. My first, the 2010 Willamette Writers Conference, was a great learning experience. I attended three days of wall-to-wall workshops, and came home filled with ideas and inspiration. My second, the 2012 WWC, was all about pitching. I pitched four agents and two editors, and … Continue reading

My Pedal Board, Part Two
Music

My Pedal Board, Part Two

On three out of the last four Mondays I’ve taken a walk down “memory lane” and revisited my guitar setup from my playing days. I started with my guitar, then followed up with my amplifier, and last week I started with the gadgets in between–my pedals. I thought about listing them chronologically, but while I … Continue reading