Backspace Writers Conference / On Writing

My Thoughts on Writers’ Conferences – A bit of a ‘to do’, if you’re interested in attending.

It’s been almost one month since I attended the Backspace Writers Conference in New York City. To quote my seven-year old son, “This year is going by the fastest ever.” Indeed. I hear myself saying over and over again “I can’t believe it’s insert date already!” And I’ll say it again now, I can’t believe it’s June … Continue reading

Backspace Writers Conference / On Writing

I’m Moving To Traumatown – My thoughts post A.S.King Speech

Writer A.S.King was the keynote speaker at this year’s Backspace Writers Conference. She spoke on Friday afternoon to a room full of exhausted, overwhelmed yet inspired writers (myself included). Her speech was amazing – in every sense of the word. Here is what I wrote after I heard her words. I’m Moving to Traumatown The … Continue reading

Backspace Writers Conference / On Writing

NYC – Day 4 – A Photo Essay (‘Cause the words aren’t here yet)

What I can manage for you at this point in time is a collection of photos I took today while walking to the conference via 5th Avenue, and then walking around in Greenwich Village before dinner. My brain is sizzling from all that I’ve learned from the Backspace Writers Conference. I need some time to … Continue reading