Beach NINC 2011: update

- by Sasha White

Things are really coming together for the 2011 beach Ninc conference. Have you registered yet? If not, why not? You’re a writer, right? And you know there’s more to building a lasting career in the publishing industry than simple writing. Which means you will love this conference. Novelists Inc. is focussed on the writers needs, […]

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Brainstorming the Future of Publishing

- by Elaine Isaak

We had some exciting panels today, rife with the sort of tension and subtext we love to write about, an expression of the mingled enthusiasm and worry about the industry that comes from living in interesting times.  But the prognosis overall sounds positive, and the latest AAP information shows that book sales have rebounded to […]

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Why Ninc Acted As It Has

- by BlogMistress

Another message from the Novelists, Inc. Board: If somebody wants to do something, say build something, that’s his right. You can’t stop him. What you can do, however, is use existing laws and local ordinances to make sure he’s using approved building materials, the structure doesn’t encroach on anyone else’s property, etc. Professional writers’ organizations […]

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A fun and varied afternoon

- by Elaine Isaak

Today, I travelled to fantasy realms, got to be a teenager again, saw a magic show, and saw footage of hauntings–oh, and talked about books.  All without leaving the comfort of the hotel.  You certainly can’t fault the program on variety! I started my day with a small but avid group in Karen Young’s talk […]

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