Joe Beernink

The 2016 PNWA Conference is over (for me at least, events continue Sunday, but alas, I will not be there). The highlight of the weekend for me was being on a...

Deb Caletti and I met a few years ago through the PNWA, and hit it off right away. We’ve kept in touch as time as gone on, but we just haven’t...

Just a quick heads up that I will, in fact, be at the 2015 PNWA Conference starting tomorrow in Seatac, Washington. I’ll be moderating several panels and helping out with the...

Technically, the PNWA Conference isn’t yet wrapped up… but it is wrapped up for me. I’m skipping the Sunday morning sessions to take care of some stuff at home, and to...

It’s seems like just a couple of hours ago we were sitting at tables in the main conference room listening to Jim Rollins’ excellent  keynote speech. I arrived home last night,...

Yes, it’s just down  the road from where I live, but I haven’t been able to make it to the PNWA Conference the last two years. This year, however, I made...

Today, I was scheduled to be on a panel at the Pacific Northwest Writers Association Conference, but alas, I’ve been fighting a stomach bug of some sorts for the last three...

Just a reminder that I’ll be at the 2013 PNWA Conference starting Thursday of this week. Unfortunately, I won’t be there until Thursday evening as I have to work at my...

If you’re thinking about attending the 2013 Pacific Northwest Writers Association Conference (July 25th-28th, SeaTac Hilton, Seatac, WA), but haven’t made up your mind yet, I hope this helps you decide...

This is the first time in the last 4 years that I am not attending the Annual PNWA Conference in Seattle. The PNWA Conference in 2009 was my first, and it...

As soon as I saw the cover of CC Humphreys latest book, A Place Called Armageddon, I knew I was going to buy it. I love historical fiction books about famous...

I first attended the PNWA Conference in 2009. When I walked into the foyer of the conference center, I was as nervous as a cat in a room full of rocking...