Book Expo 2019: getting books in readers’ hands

Book Expo, a gigantic marketplace that brings together publishers both big and small, booksellers and librarians, is really designed for the bibliophile. These three groups plot ways to get books into the hands of readers. I went as a writer, with that same view in mind. A writer friend—who is also a literary agent—suggested I…

Join us for a write-in

The Maryland Romance Writers love sharing their love of the process of writing. Our group has decided to spread the love a little further by hosting summer write-ins for our members—and anyone who would like to join us. If you’ve been thinking I’d like to write a novel, a memoir, a short story, a letter…

Get to know us on Facebook

I have joined the most awesome group of writers. We’ve formed a Facebook page, Off the Beaten Path Historical Stories, designed for readers so we can share what we’re writing, researching, studying and reading. And so we can get to know those people we love almost as much as our own family. Our readers. We are…