Tuesday, May 01, 2012

OCC/RWA Meeting Reminder – WORLD-BUILDING & BESTSELLING AUTHOR SYRIE JAMES


OCC/RWA Chapter Meeting: Saturday, May 12, 2012

Doors open @ 9 a.m.

Ask-an-Author:
Louisa Bacio
Kara Lennox
Author First Chapter Critique:

Louisa Bacio

MORNING SESSION:
Jillian Stone

Jillian Stone
“World-building Immersion Tips and Techniques”

Whether you’re constructing a paranormal setting full of shapeshifters, pulling together the details of a historical that’s set in Victorian London, or bringing to life a fictional, dust-bitten, small-Texas contemporary town, world building is a skill that will make your story come alive.

AFTERNOON SESSION:
SYRIE JAMES

Syrie James
My Writing Journey: How I Made The Leap From Category Romance
to Hollywood Screenwriter to Bestselling Author—and What I Owe to RWA”

Order lunch from the Corner Bakery-Brea http://occrwa.org/lunchorders.html

Plus: Come prepared to enter an “opportunity drawing” for a special, relaxing Mother’s Day-themed basket!

Online Class:

May 14-June 10, 2012:

“Passive Writing:  Do You Really Want to Send Your Reader into a Coma?”
with
MM Pollard, English Teacher Extraordinaire
For more information, or to register, visit http://www.occrwa.org/onlineclassMay12.html

Meeting information can be found at www.occrwa.org


Hope to see you on the 12th!