Florida Romance Writers Fun in the Sun Conference
Featuring Keynote Speaker NYT Bestselling Author, Carla Neggers, with Special Guest Speaker, Dr. Debra Holland, Bestselling Indie Author
DATE: Saturday, January 16, 2016
TIME: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
PLACE: Broward County Main Library, 100 S. Andrews Ave., 6th Floor, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Editors & Agents:
Kristine Swartz, Berkley
Charles Griemsman, Harlequin Desire
Karen Thomas, Publisher of Cleis Press
Marlene Stringer, Stringer Agency
Marketing on a Shoestring
The Indie Road to Success
Maintaining a Long-Term Career
Beginning Writers’ Boot Camp
Conquering the Synopsis
Editor/Agent Panel Spotlight
Event will conclude with a public BOOK SIGNING that is open to all registered authors! Anyone interested in signing should email firstname.lastname@example.org
PLUS…PLUS!!! A Sunset Cruise on the Intercostal Waterway – Friday @ 6:00 pm
Saturday only – $90
Conference + Sunset Cruise – $115
Sunset Cruise only – $35
Saturday only – $100
Conference + Sunset Cruise – $125
Sunset Cruise only $40
Hotel accommodations are available. Visit our website for more information and to register: http://www.frwriters.org/conferences/2016-frw-conference/
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Early Registration is now open for SleuthFest, the premier mystery writers conference sponsored by Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America.
Feb. 26 – March 1, 2015 at the Doubletree by Hilton in Deerfield Beach, FL
· Keynote Speaker is James Patterson.
· Florida Guest of Honor is James W. Hall.
· Sunday Brunch Guest of Honor is Dave Barry.
· Agent appointments to pitch your work.
· Forensic topics.
· Writing craft, marketing, and hands-on workshops.
· Manuscript critiques by agents and editors.
· Practice your pitch workshops.
· Sunday morning Flamingo Pitch Tank.
· Cocktail Party and More!
Early Bird Registration starts now and goes until September 30, 2014. Sign up now and save $20 on a three-day registration (MWA members $265, non-members $305). Included in the three-day registration price are two lunches (Friday and Saturday), two cocktail parties (Friday and Saturday evening), and Sunday Brunch; four tracks with panels, lectures, and workshops; and Agent/Editor appointments. The hotel rate is $159/night, and is available a few days before and after for those attendees who want to combine an exciting conference with a vacation.
Sign up now! www.sleuthfest.com
For more info about the Florida Chapter: http://www.mwaflorida.org/