Chicago North Spring Fling–Win our swag!

Chicago North Spring Fling–Win our swag!

This weekend, Carrie and I were super busy. We headed down to the Chicago suburbs to attend the Chicago North Spring Fling. I hadn’t known what to expect, because I’d never been to a regional conference, but I was so damn happy I went. I had a blast. It was such a great time. I’d say that I was totally going next year, except the Spring Fling is only held every other year! Must be all the extra time they need to make it...

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Carrie’s Still Here!

Carrie’s Still Here!

It may seem like the Lorelie half of Katie Porter  has been running the show lately, and for good reason. I’ve been out of commission for a few months, based on deadlines, the holidays, and crazy kid stuff. Then there’s the excitement and overwhelming-ness of juggling three pseudonyms and preparing for four conferences between now and July. *phew* First up, debut New Adult novel, Blue Notes, written as Carrie Lofty, has been marked...

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Hello from Atlanta!

Hello from Atlanta!

It must be conference season: I’m wearing stockings. And makeup that includes lipstick. Be wary, the world might end soon. Hopefully not before the end of the RWA National convention though. I plan to have a lot of fun! My first official event is drinks with friends. Can’t beat that with a stick. (Of course, from there things get busier and busier, but this is why I flew in on Tuesday. So I could have a two-hour nap to make up for my...

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Carrie’s Weekend of Legend

Last year, Lauren Dane and Megan Hart had a huge amount of writing to do over a three-day period and ran a Twitter contest to help keep up their enthusiasm. They called it Weekend of Legend, because…why not? Now it’s back! Weekend of Legend 2! This year’s participants are Lauren Dane, Jeri Smith-Ready, Carly Phillips, and my dear co-Katie writing partner, Lorelie Brown. The timing is perfect because I have a sekrit, non-Katie...

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