UTOPiA 2016 Welcomes “Beastly” Author, Alex Flinn, as Keynote Speaker

Utopia Announcements, Authors, Speakers

If you weren’t already aware, Myra McEntire, who was our first keynote speaker at the very first UTOPiAcon back in 2012, is joining us for our five year anniversary next year and hosting a special Wednesday night kickoff keynote event. And now we are thrilled to announce that bestselling author, Alex Flinn, will also be a keynote speaker at #UTOPiA2016! The Miami-based Flinn …

Why writers need to spend time with other writers

Utopia Authors, Blog

I know how cozy it can be wearing your yoga pants and Minion slippers, while blasting [insert inspirational/motivational indie band here], typing along in your writing cave. But here’s the thing: everything can be going along all hunky dory — you’re killing your word count goals, you remember to shower, the house is running like a tight ship — and …