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Please, Sir, May I Have Some More… Part 2 by Leia Shaw

This is part 2 of the workshop I did at Fiction Fest about hooking 50 Shades readers into your erotic series. Part 1 is here and part 3 will be next week. Last week, I explained the three parts of … Continue reading

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Finding My Way by Gerri Brousseau

First of all I would like to thank Susan for that very adorable article she posted last Thursday while I was having fun signing books in the Connecticut Building at The Big E (A huge fair in the eastern states). … Continue reading

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Fiction Fest! by Leia Shaw

Last weekend, I attended the highly anticipated Fiction Fest, run by my local RWA group. I taught a workshop called, “Please, Sir, May I Have Some More? Hooking the 50 Shades Readers Into Your Series.” It was so much fun! … Continue reading

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I love Thursday’s

But you say, “Hey wait a minute. Today is Friday.” And I say, “Exactly.” Why? Well, Thursday’s are my Friday’s at my day job. Now for three glorious days I’ll be writing and one day I’ll be at a writing conference. … Continue reading

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Fiction Fest by Leia Shaw

So I’d liked to talk about an event coming up that I’m very excited for. It’s called Fiction Fest and it’s a writers conference hosted by the wonderful CTRWA (Connecticut Romance Writers of America). The CTRWA is my local writing … Continue reading

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“Please, Sir, May I Have Some More?” by Leia Shaw

This coming September I have the opportunity to run a workshop at my local RWA writers conference called Fiction Fest. The title of my workshop is “Please, Sir, May I Have Some More” – How to Hook 50 Shades Readers … Continue reading

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So, Did I Flop or Not? by Gerri Brousseau

Last Friday I wrote a blog article entitled, “Will I Come Out on Top, or Flop.”  I was talking about a workshop I was going to presenting with my friend and mentor, Susan Hanniford Crowley, at CTRWA Fiction Fest.   Our … Continue reading

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Mischief Making is In Progress

Gerri will be great tomorrow.  We’re going to be at The Heritage Hotel in Southbury, CT for Fiction Fest.  We’ll be doing a workshop called Blogging With Heart.  It is going to be a blast. I have an Indigo Bunting.  … Continue reading

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Will I Come Out on Top or Flop by Gerri Brousseau

TGIF … and Happy Friday, readers.  For the next few weeks, I will be appearing on Friday rather than Saturday.  Today I want to tell you that I’m a bit nervous.  Tomorrow I am going to be at Connecticut Fiction … Continue reading

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What A Writer Needs, Part 10 – A Great Writers’ Conference

I’ve been to a lot of conferences and workshops in my life.  When you find that conference or workshop that really works for you, you hold on with both hands. Connecticut Fiction Fest is the one that made the difference … Continue reading

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