AWP – Tips for my writer friends

The Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Denver, CO starts today. This is a big, annual gathering in which authors of all levels get to mingle with each other, as well as the MFA programs and small presses that help perpetuate this wonderful business of creative expression. I know writers who have benefited greatly from this conference, and with the right mindset, you can, too. Here are some things to consider:

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San Francisco Writers Conference, Day 1

Today marked the official beginning of yet another sold out San Francisco Writers Conference at the lovely Mark Hopkins Hotel on Nob Hill. Michael, Elizabeth, Laurie, Linda (and the countless I cannot name), you have done wonders to make this a nonstop whirlwind of success for all parties involved. And it really was nonstop, exhausting even, from the time I arrived to the time I escaped, nearly 12 hours later.

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