This past weekend I experienced a first: the first time I presented a seminar and met someone who traveled to get there. Meaning: she said she came up the night before and stayed in a motel. Wow! I thought, I’m just like a real author. My talk was about flash writing and flash being the building blocks to longer writing–such as the novel. About 12 people sat through my rambling. They did seem to get something out of it.
Kathleen definitely won the prize for coming from the furthest away, over one hundred miles from Lanark, IL