Calendar

Jul
11
Sat
July Meeting @ Glen Eden Pilot Park
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

July meeting: Pre-conference pitch session or writing retreat (TBA)

Aug
8
Sat
August Meeting: Post Conference Wrap-up @ Glen Eden Pilot Park
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Hosted by local authors who attended the con, a post-conference wrap-up. A session on information picked up at RWA, including the Annual Membership Meeting, panels and workshops. Open Q&A at the end of the session.

Sep
12
Sat
September Meeting: Tips from an Editor with Rhonda Helms, Carina Acquisition Editor @ Glen Eden Pilot Park
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Topic: Tips from an Editor
Speaker: Rhonda Helms, Carina acquisition editor, freelance editor, Cleveland, Ohio
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Rhonda Helms has a Master’s degree in English and a Bachelor’s degree in English, creative writing. She’s multi-published in teen and New Adult fiction with Simon Pulse and Kensington (see more details at her author site, rhondahelmsbooks.com). She taught English composition at a local college, plus has presented a variety of online and in-person writing craft workshops. 

Rhonda’s been a professional, full-time manuscript editor for several years, starting her career at Siren Publishing. She’s happily edited first-time authors, multi-published authors, and NYT and USA Today bestselling authors. For the last five years, she’s been a freelance acquisitions/developmental editor with Harlequin’s digital-first imprint, Carina Press. Rhonda offers freelance editing services for independent authors as well. Visit  rhondaedits.com for more information.

Oct
23
Fri
All-Day October Workshop @ TBA
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm

All-Day October Workshop, TBA

Nov
14
Sat
November Meeting: Diversity in Romance and Why It Matters with Farrah Rochon @ Glen Eden Pilot Park
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Farrah Rochon presents “Diversity in Romance, and Why It Matters” for our November meeting.

Dec
12
Sat
December Holiday Party @ TBA
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Sign up to bring something for the potluck!