Afterhours Night Owl Minicon–Value Added For Members Only

- by Mmmelinda

I believe one of the best things about the NINC conferences is that the members really get a lot for their registration fee. The first year I coordinated Night Owls we did two hours of roundtable discussions on internet promotional venues. My Space and podcasting were the big new opportunities for the tech savvy novelist […]

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WANTED: Writers Seeking Small Pleasures

- by Mmmelinda

In coping with the economy, some new NINC members may wonder what they can cut back on to make the St. Louis conference and have their chocolate, too. However, savvy NINC conference veterans might say instead, “Even if I had to sell my last kidney, I’d cut back on anything else BUT the NINC Goes […]

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Author Economics: Investing in Yourself by Melinda Rucker Haynes

- by Mmmelinda

Yikes, it’s really interesting—in the Chinese curse sense—out in the world these days. It seems like no one knows where to safely invest their time and money. I know this because I’ve been lured back to having my morning cup of double bergamot Earl Gray tea while I toggle between Bloomberg TV and CNBC’s Squawk […]

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