My 2019 Appearances

I will be attending the always awesome James River Writers conference. Early bird registration ends July 31. Get your ticket now!

Wednesday, June 25, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “Building Relationships with Bookstore Owners and Librarians,” Richmond, Va.

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “Defining and Finding Your Audience,” Richmond, Va.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “I Finished My Book (Poem, Screenplay)—Now What?” Richmond, Va.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 — JRW Writing Show, “People Skills for Writers,” Richmond, Va.

Sat.-Sun., October 12-13, 2019 — 17th Annual James River Writers Conference, Richmond, Va.

Saturday, October 19, 2019 — RVA Booklovers’ Festival, Richmond, Va.

Past Events

Satuday, April 27, 2019 — Hanover Book Festival, Mechanicsville, Va.

My Newsletter is About to Debut

One of the goals I had outlined at the beginning of 2017 (see post Happy 2017) was to start a newsletter.

Serendipitously, the February Writing Show put on by James River Writers was about — newsletters! Not only were each of the panelists informative and inspiring, Continue reading “My Newsletter is About to Debut”

A Preview of the New Website Theme

I am hard at work on this site right here. A little restructuring, improving the visibility of some items, and house-cleaning in preparation for a new theme.

For instance, I’ve put the Working Title podcasts on the home page sidebar. More to come! Also, a “Sponsor” was added to the sidebar.

Below is a mock-up of what the home page might look like with dummy text. I am hoping to finalize the theme and have it ready in time for the conference. Not likely, as I don’t want to rush myself.

Screenshot of website mockup for JPCane.com.
A mockup of the new theme I’m working on for this site.

What do you think?

Moderating at the 2015 JRW Conference

I had to triple-check that my name does in fact appear on the list of panels for the 2015 James River Writers conference. It’s an honor to be moderated, er, to be a moderator.

Continue reading “Moderating at the 2015 JRW Conference”