(I'm sitting here pre-writing this week's posts because I've got a horrendous schedule this week. And honestly, I've been looking at this screen for over an hour with no idea what to write about! I do so much better answering your questions. Please, SEND QUESTIONS.)
For today, I'm linking to a post by Chip MacGregor, literary agent, who is discussing writing conferences and how important they are to those who want to publish.
A Dozen Questions about Writing Conferences