Tag Archives: the Maggie

Meeting goals and making progress

Blogging hasn’t been high on my list of priorities lately. Has anyone noticed? * sigh * I didn’t think so. That’s okay. I’m going to use a variant of the Field of Dreams mantra. Write it, and they will read… … Continue reading

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Moonlight & Magnolias – my summary

What a great conference, even if it is put on by my RWA chapter (Georgia Romance Writers). I had no part in making it great, so I can brag. They have a great bookstore setup, tons of giveaways, and a … Continue reading

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I WON !!!

OMG, y’all! I won the Maggie for Short Contemporary with Return To Paradise! Tanya Michaels (chapter mate,a humorous lady, and terrific writer) presented the certificate and a lovely Maggie medallion, which I’m wearing in the picture below. Tanya Michaels and … Continue reading

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RTP does good!

Woo-hoo!!! This afternoon I got word that Return To Paradise, my Desire WIP (with a Hawaii setting) has finaled in the unpublished Maggie contest from Georgia Romance Writers. The Maggie doesn’t give you scores, but does offer critiques from 2 … Continue reading

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Weekly Update 5/21/05

>—-Weekly Productivity Report—– Date———T/B——M/L——Ttl Pgs 5/15——— 4 ——— 0 ——— 4 5/16——— 0 ——— 1 ——— 1 Critique mtg & errands, feeling decidedly un-creative 5/17 ——– 0 ——— 0 ——— 0 Reading May Desires 5/18 ——– 0 ——— 0 ——— … Continue reading

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Mason’s the man

Woo-hoo! Mason managed to hold off the doubt demon long enough for me to write 6 pgs. Now I’m trying to tackle the dreaded Synopsis. It’s not so much that I find them hard to write. For the parts of … Continue reading

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Crazy Thinkin’

So here’s the thing. I want to enter something in the Maggie’s. Listen up, people. I’m talking (basically) two critiques from published authors for $25–even if I don’t final. Can’t beat that with a stick. I have completed WIP’s I … Continue reading

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