SiWC Blog

kcdyer, Thursday June 5, 2008 - 5:59pm

As the conference coordinator, I find myself on the receiving end of a lot of email.


But some of the correspondence I get is more fun than the rest. I particularly enjoy the success stories -- folks who have come to the conference and in one way or another have struck gold.

This is Shula Klinger.

When she attended SiWC a few years ago, she met an editor there. It turned out to be a fortuitous meeting because... last month, Shula's first novel THE KINGDOM OF STRANGE was published by Marshall Cavandish.

We'd like to send out our most delighted congratulations to Shula on the publication of her first book. If you'd like to check the book out, have a peek at her website,...

kcdyer, Monday June 2, 2008 - 8:33pm


Welcome to the very first post of our new SiWC Blog. This blog is not intended to take the place of our email newsletter, but simply to give you a more-frequent taste of some of the excitement we have planned for our conference this year.

This blog will be a GREAT place to get your questions answered, to make comments or give suggestions -- in other words, it's a chance for you to get interactive with those of us on the inside.

You'll be able to pick up an RSS feed for your Reader -- and I highly recommend you do. Life (for the contemporary writer) without a blog reader is just not worth living. A blog reader (I use...