Adventures in History and Romance

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

What I Did on My Summer Vacation (Part 1)

Summer is only half over, but has already seen two exciting adventures: my trip to the RWA National Conference in New York City, and a trip to the North Carolina Mountains to hike to some magnificent waterfalls.

My time at the RWA conference started with a bang as I won this nifty award for my screenplay "The Last Resort":

Then came the conference itself. I had a blast, learned a lot at the workshops, and had wonderful pitch sessions with agents and editors. I'm excited to see where the many opportunities opened to me will lead.

I was too busy at the conference to take photos, but I did manage a few touristy things with my roommate after the conference and before our mad dash to the airport, such as a brief tour of Central Park:

Coming soon: Summer Vacation Part II, in which my hubby and I get up close and personal with some magnificent waterfalls!