Friday, August 13, 2010

In Which We Wrap-up WriteOnCon and Make a BIG Announcement

Thank you so much to all of you who joined us for WriteOnCon 2010. We had so much fun, but please excuse us while we take a REALLY long nap.

51 comments:

Matthew Rush said...

You people are hilarious, strange, but hilarious.

Also, was that an empty bottle of Patron strewn amongst the Pepsis on Shannon's desk? Awesome.

This whole thing was so incredible I don't know what else to say, but THANK YOU.

Today's guest blogger is Ted Cross!

Tabitha Bird said...

LOL- you girls need to get some sleep.. no really. go now. BED. Oh and congrats 2000 people? Fantastic!

Christina Lee said...

Darn, of course I can't see this---what's the big announcement?!!?

It was an awesome conference WOW WOW WOW---sooooo great! EXCELLENT job ladies!

Lisa and Laura said...

Um, the BIG announcement might have something to do with the size of my stomach....

Stina Lindenblatt said...

LOL. CONGRATS Lisa on you HUGE news!!!! :D

And thanks girls for the wicked conference. I loved every minute of it. :D

Katie said...

I love the RAID bottle. ha! But seriously, it was so awesome y'all and...

CONGRATS Lisa Lisa!!!!!!!

A baby :)

You look beautiful!

Bethany Elizabeth said...

WriteOnCon was so unbelievably amazing, you all deserve some sort of massive group-internet hug for all the work you put in. And a vacation to the bahamas or something. :) Thank you so much!

Christine Danek said...

Thanks again. I can't seem to say that enough today. It was amazing--your hard work paid off. Can't wait till next year. :)
Congrats Lisa--you look beautiful.
Thanks so much!

storyqueen said...

Lisa....um...lay off the twizzlers....just sayin'.

Actually, I just wanted to thank you girls for your hard work this week. WriteOnCon was awesome. I learned so much and you managed to create a feeling of community in virtual space.

Well done!

Shelley

Jared Larson said...

Congrats Lisa! So awesome. You both have been an amazing help. Thank you for everything. I'll keep you updated.

Lola Sharp said...

CONGRATS Lisa!!!

And what an EPIC SUCCESS WriteOnCon was!!!
Thank you to you and the rest of the organizers and volunteers for making such an awesome experience available to everyone.

Good karma, for shiz.

Dianne K. Salerni said...

Congratulations, ladies! This was an awesome, AWESOME amount of work and an event of EPIC proportions! (Not unlike Lisa's stomach ... HOW did you manage to hide that from all of us? Or have I just not been paying attention? Congratulations!)

Love the video! And can somebody please feed poor Isaac?

Laura Marcella said...

LOL! Shannon with her elephant was hilarious!

Thanks so much to ALL of you for the time, energy, lack of sleep, and huge snack/grocery bills you put into making WriteOnCon AWESOME!!!!!

Congrats, Lisa on your big news and Laura on your new niece or nephew!

Kerri C at CK Farm said...

Congrats Lisa!!!
Thanks for all your hard work, now GO TO SLEEP! Lol!

Tricia J. O'Brien said...

Thank you for such a rocking good time, Roecker Girls! All of you at WriteOnCon made history and made it so good that I've decided you've already achieved world domination.
Thanks aren't near enough, but thank you from the bottom of my heart.

Caroline Starr Rose said...

I never officially registered (sorry!) but enjoyed just the same. Thanks for everything.

Lisa Desrochers said...

Holy guacamole, Lisa! Congrats!!! Everyone did a fab job on WriteOnCon! Due to my total ineptitude, I never actually registered, but I lurked. A lot. =)

Meredith said...

WriteOnCon was epic--thanks so much for all your hard work! So much fun :)

paulgreci said...

Hilarous. (I loved the can of Raid on the coffee table.)

Congrats to Lisa!

Elana Johnson said...

CONGRATS LISA!!!

Renae said...

Congrats Lisa!
And fantastic job on the conference ladies! It was amazing. Now sleep! You've earned it!

Sara B. Larson said...

What a huge undertaking and a phenomenal success! And congrats Lisa, that is BIG news! How exciting. You look beautiful!

Natalie said...

LOL! It's about time you announced it! Congratulations Lisa! And thanks to both of you and all of your collaborators for writoncon. It was awesome. :)

Tere Kirkland said...

LISA, you look beautiful!

What a fun video, thanks for sharing, y'all, but thanks even more for all your hard work with Write-On Con!

SWK said...

You folks are truly AMAZING. Congrats, Lisa. And, sweet dreams to you all! - Stasia

Krispy said...

Okay, seriously, this week just ROCKS all! Thanks everyone from the Writeoncon team for all your hard work, and OMG CONGRATS to Lisa!!! Hope this weekend is super, super nice and relaxing for you! :)

Tahereh said...

CONGRATS TO LISA!!!

and congrats to BOTH OF YOU for being so incredible this past week. what you all did was just.

unbelievable.

thank you so much!

Lisa Gail Green said...

Wow. That's all I can say. WOW. You guys are like superheros, rescuing all the floundering writers out in cyberspace. THANK YOU.

Heidi Willis said...

Woo Hoo!!! Congrats Lisa!! That's awesome! I'm guessing you didn't actually go into labor making this video, so when's the big date? :)

The Conference looked amazing. I popped by now and then, but since I'm not a kids' lit writer, I didn't indulge in the whole thing. I hear it was spectacular though, so congrats on such a huge undertaking and for the success it was. :)

PJ Hoover said...

you guys freaking crack me up! Such a huge thank you for all the hard work you put into the conference. I loved it!
And congratulations, Lisa! yay!

ali said...

I loved this video! I especially liked the sticky notes, lol :) And the kids (who cares about kids?!) yelling the background. ROFL!

Thanks for all your hard work you guys!

Solvang Sherrie said...

Seriously? Pregnant? Omigosh! Congratulations! And thanks for all your hard work with WriteOnCon.

~Jamie said...

CONGRATS LISA!!!!!

Shannon Whitney Messenger said...

SO glad the baby news is finally out there! *rubs the baby belly*

Hope you both have a restful weekend to recover! :)

Lisa Schroeder said...

haha - that video made me LAUGH!

Lisa, congratulations! For a minute I thought you were going to have the baby right there for all to see. I thought, wow, that is some dedication right there. :)

Thanks for all your work, it was a great conference!

Happy sleeping!

Steph said...

Aw, congrats Lisa!! Amazing news! :)

Thanks to all the gals for all of your hard work! You rock!

Stephanie Thornton said...

Congrats, Lisa!!!! Now you have a perfect excuse to eat as many Twizzlers as you want!

Little Ms J said...

Finally! Congrats to Lisa for her food baby and to all of you for such a great job on the conference.

K. M. Walton said...

PREGNANT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!????????????? Holy awesome news.

Loved the Bye Bye Bye dude at the end.

Emily J. Griffin said...

Holy baby, Batman!

Michelle said...

yay! wonderful conference - fun vlog to end with :)

Jackee said...

Thanks to all of you for the great conference! And congrats to Lisa!!(You have kept the secret well for quite awhile. LOL!)

Tara McClendon said...

A 403 error when I was pregnant would've sent me into labor. Thanks for all your time and energy in making WriteOnCon rock.

Rebecca said...

WriteOnCon was fabulous. Thank you so much for organizing it for all of us!

Icy Roses said...

Thanks so much for putting this together! Also, congratulations to Lisa! That's amazing news. :)

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Kim said...

Oh WOW! Congratulations, Lisa! You've kept that a secret for a while!!! Very excited for you!

Daisy Whitney said...

Congrats on a great conference! And nice belly! You look beautiful!

Jamie Burch said...

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! WriteOnCon was amazing.

Congratulations, Lisa!

Sarah said...

Congrats, Lisa!!! So awesome!

Donna Gambale said...

Great job, ladies, and CONGRATULATIONS Lisa!!!!! I was just catching up on days worth of blogs, hence the late congrats. But SQUEEEEEE!

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