This will be my third year attending. Last year, a few of my favorite moments included:
|Hanging with my beautiful author friends at the Gala, where I was a finalist for the Genesis awards.|
|Performing as the Tin (wo)Man in the My Book Therapy musical.|
|Goofing off. (I'll miss you this year, Jess!!!)|
One of my author friends, Laurie Tomlinson, has arranged a fun pre-conference mix and mingle via a mini-blog tour. I'm supposed to answer a few questions so others can get to know me before we meet up! So, here goes!
Name: Lindsay Harrel
Location: Phoenix, AZ
What you write: Contemporary fiction with romantic elements
Place in the book world: Pre-pubbed author represented by Rachelle Gardner of Books & Such Literary Management. I'm working on my third manuscript and will be pitching my second at the conference!
On a scale of hugger to 10-foot-pole, please rate your personal space: Bring on the hugs!
The unique talking point that will get you going for hours: Um, writing? And dogs. And the upcoming birth of my first baby.
Loved ones at home you'll be missing: My husband and two golden retrievers
Conference goals we can pray for? That my pitch sessions will go well and I'll be encouraged by them.
Anything we can celebrate with you? I signed with my agent in November, so am excited to meet her and pitch with her name and efforts behind me. And the aforementioned upcoming birth of my first baby -- a boy!
One or two ways we can help you build your platform? Like my Facebook author page and follow me on Twitter! Sign up for my blog if you'd like as well!
Thanks, all! Can't wait to see you at ACFW.