I concentrated on the Publisher Spotlights. It still amazes me some of the questions people ask during these sessions. On the Avon blog (http://www.avonromanceblog.blogspot.com/) Lucia Macro commented that "once again" she was asked about word count "but really we just want good books". The historical isn't dead.
The Golden Heart/Rita ceremony was great. The clips from movies featuring writers were brilliant. Nora Roberts and Gayle Wilson should take their shtick on the road. (g)
So, what was your experience with National? Did you accomplish anything career wise?