WisRWA Calendar

May 19
2017
2017 WisRWA Conference
May 19 - 21, 2017
Green Bay, Wisconsin

Featuring best-selling authors Christie Craig, Virginia Kantra, and Sarah MacLean.

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Meeting Times

Mar 03
2017
Green Bay
11:30-3:00 - 1951 West Restaurant,1951 Bond St, Green Bay

The Haves and Have-Nots of Website Design for Today's Author: Join Elle J. Rossi of EJR Digital for an interactive discussion on author websites. What works? What doesn't? Learn how to get the most bang for your buck and hear new ideas on how to engage readers at your cyber home.

**Please note this is a FRIDAY, not our usual 1st Wed. of the month.**
Mar 11
2017
Chippewa Falls
10:00 to 12:30, 29 Pines at the Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center, 5872 33rd Ave. (on Hwy 29), Eau Claire

Whether you’re drafting your first novel or making edits on your twentieth, we all battle the same enemy…TIME. How can we be expected to write with all the demands of social media, contracts and bookkeeping, day jobs and families? Come share your ideas and hear ours.
Mar 11
2017
Wausau
10:30-12:30 - Vino Latte 700 Grand Ave, Wausau

 Character Excavation, presented by Kristan Higgins, Farrah Rochon, Damon Suede from 2016 RWA National Conference: "In this session, the speakers will drill down past arcs and stereotypes into what makes fictional folks burn and shimmer on the page. They'll also unpack some helpful tools: the power of deep characterization to structure your story, how to skirt the swamps of backstory and the traps of tropes, and the source of that essential spark that brings fictional folks to life (and love) on the page."
Mar 18
2017
Milwaukee
9:00-11:30 - Mayfair Mall (Garden Suites Community Room, Lower Level)

TRENDS IN PUBLISHING: Daniel Goldin of Boswell Book Company says, “I think you can call the talk A bookseller's take on trends in publishing," and yes, he pays attention to things going on outside his bookstore. Daniel will talk about the relationships between publisher/bookstore and novelist/bookstore, as well as field questions about book launches and readings.
Apr 05
2017
Green Bay
11:30-3:00 - 1951 West Restaurant,1951 Bond St, Green Bay

Personal Branding: We all know about product branding - Nike's “Just Do It,” for example - but have you heard about personal branding? Gini Athey will present a Five-Point Personal Branding program and suggest ways to connect it to our writing and promotion of our books.

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Membership Requirements

WisRWA is the Wisconsin chapter of Romance Writers of America. Membership in WisRWA is open to any RWA® member in good standing and costs $25 per year. Prospective members are welcome to attend an area group meeting. You may attend two meetings as a guest before making your decision to join WisRWA. Questions? Contact WisRWA Secretary Stefanie Dowell at WisRWASecretary @ yahoo.com.

Membership Application and Renewal Options:

Please remember, you must fill out the form for our membership records. A nonrefundable payment of $25 (for new and renewing members) or $30 (for late renewals after January 15) must accompany your application.

To pay through PayPal, you have two options:

  1. Complete the online application and renewal form, (new and renewing members) which will go directly to the WisRWA secretary.
  2. Download a membership/renewal form in either pdf or Word format, complete it, then mail it to WisRWA’s secretary, at the address listed on the form.

To pay by check:

Download a membership application/renewal form in either pdf or Word format, complete it, and mail a check for $25 (for new members) or $30 (for late renewals) made out to WisRWA, and send it with the completed form to the address listed on the form.

Membership Application/Renewal Form (pdf format)
Membership Application/Renewal Form (Word format)

If you need to have a form mailed to you, or you have any questions, contact Stefanie Dowell at WisRWASecretary @ yahoo.com.



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