04/29/2020 GENERAL MEETING MINUTES
President: Rosemary Clement-Moore
Vice President of Membership: Matt Craig
Vice President of Events and Programs: Sally Hamilton
Treasurer: David Jones
Secretary: LeAnn Robinson
Vice President of Community Outreach: Sarah Terentiev
Vice President of Digital Media: Colin Holmes
Conference Chair: Steve Manning
Officer(s) absent: - Colin Holmes, David Jones, Steve Manning
Meeting opening: - 7:11
Visitors: - Daniel Link
New Members: - None
Book Reviews: - John Bartell – Good Neighbors; The Big Finish
Lauren Danhof, the Big Finish (read it in one night. It was awesome.)
Kendall Furlong – The Big Finish
Rejections: - Katie Bernette – short story, Ruminate Magazine
Greg Janson – Ninja Nuns story – Requested use of the Marlboro trademark, it was denied.
Submissions: - Alan Crowley, Article to Fast Future Publishing House
John Bartell – Going Down to an agent, plus a short story
Kendall Furlong, Time travel story to Clarksworld
Brian Tracey – Cozy mystery to small press
- John Bartell, poem by Orchard Poetry Journal
- Laura Stark – short story in small anthology
- Matt Craig – There is a members’ directory on the website. You may want to update your information.
- Dana Swift – My book is on net galley. It’s like ARCs for Librarians. Book is called Cast in Firelight.
- Leslie Lutz – Will be having a virtual book launch. Brooke Fossey will interview Leslie
- Sarah Terentiev – If you have a published book, send me the list. Or send a press kit.
- What should go into a press kit? There are examples on line. It should include a blurb about yourself, a photo and book cover(s).
Time adjourned: 7:44
Total attendance: 39