More Resolute Progress

I’m happy to report that I’ve made some progress toward my goal of meeting with colleagues in the flesh, one of three resolutions I posted on New Year’s Day (

Tonight, I registered for the Independent Book Publisher’s Association conference in March in San Francisco ( I’ve never been one for crowds, and this trip will be a pretty big expenditure for my little business, so it took me a couple of tries before I could actually hit the “confirm” button on the registration form.

But I hope this conference will give me a chance to learn much more about the process of creating a book from idea through printed-page stage. And provide opportunities to meet with others involved with publishing and writing.

I’m also making plans to attend the Antelope Valley Christian Writers’ Conference in Lancaster in May ( This weekend I was in touch (by email—not face to face yet) with one of the organizers who offered me a chance to display information about my services at the conference. Sounds like a great opportunity and another step toward resolution fulfillment.

January 23, 2012

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