OCC/RWA Meeting Reminder â€“The Truth About Self-Publishing& Page Turning Secrets
OCC/RWA Chapter Meeting: Saturday, April 13, 2013
Doors open at 9 a.m. click here for the April meeting schedule.
There is a lunch break and if you’d like to order your lunch, you must order by Thursday, April 11, 2013. For more information on lunch orders from the Corner Bakery, please click on this link http://occrwa.org/lunchorders.html
First-time guests are $10; $20.00 for Second Visit (limit 2 visits)must be paid with cash or a check.
Ask-an-Author: Dee Ann Palmer
Author First Chapter Critique:
MORNING SESSION: JACKIE BARBOSA
â€œThe Truth About Self-Publishingâ€
Jackie Barbosa doesnâ€™t remember a time that she didnâ€™t want to be a writer when she was growing up, but there were plenty of times when she wasnâ€™t sure she ever would be a writer.
On Jackieâ€™s book Hot Under the Collar, â€œAs soon as I started reading it, I knew Iâ€™d found a winner.â€ ~ Jayne from Dear Author (read the whole review here)
James Scott Bell is a bestselling and award winning suspense writer. Jim taught writing at Pepperdine University and at numerous writersâ€™ conferences in the United States, Canada & England.
He blogs every Sunday at Kill Zone www.killzoneauthors.blogspot.com
Jim’s Web site: http://www.jamesscottbell.com/
Online Class: April 15 â€“ May 12, 2013:
Dr. Debra Holland
Do you wish you had a better understanding of men?Now is your chance to improve your real-life relationships with men and enhance your male characters all through taking the same course.
In the four week online class, you will learn how the male brain and hormones makes a man think, feel, and behave, especially in relationships. We will review research about male sexuality. We will also discuss how men are portrayed in romance novels versus how men are in real life.
As if Olivia Merriman doesn’t have enough to do in her beloved town of New Moon Beach, now her grouchy great-grandmother has recruited her to head up their coven of witches; her sisters are miffed, the coven is pushing her to accept the job, and to top it all off an evil wizard is messing with her love life. More info →