First just to give you a peek at the noise level when 1000+ authors, editors and agents take over a hotel. (Mary Curry and Mary Connealy)
|Mary Curry & Editor Emily Rodmell (Literacy Event)|
|Mary Curry & Holly Jacobs (Starbucks line!)|
|Missy Tippens & Dtr at Literacy Event|
|Chatting with Seeker friend, Tanya Agler|
|Tina Radcliffe and Debby Giusti at Literacy Event|
|Tina, Golden Heart Finalist Piper Huguley and our buddy Julie Hilton Steele|
|Seeker bud and Avon author Anne Barton with Mary & Tina|
|Pam Tracy and Missy Tippens|
|Janet Dean, Shirley Jump, and Becke Turner|
|Amazon Party with Cowboy Jake, Anonymous, Missy Tippens and Lacey Williams|
|Our friend and Burroughs Publishing author, Marilyn Baxter|
|Love Inspired author Mindy Obenhaus|
The RWA Autographing Event raised over $51K for Literacy!
Here's the update from the 2014 RWA AGM.
The RITA contest rules have been updated! Check it out here.
The Golden Heart entry fee has been reduced to $30.
The Board is still discussing changes to membership tiers. Expect a survey soon.
Did you know?
Only 1/2 of membership belongs to a local chapter.
$186K was spent last year on RWA local chapters which generate approximately $10K.
49% of membership are neither Pan or Pro.
Comment today for a chance to win your advance copy of my September release from Love Inspired (print only for now), Stranded with the Rancher. Five winners announced this weekend.