Meetings

Social Media for Writers

On Saturday, February 10th, Karissa Zastrow spoke to the Chippewa Falls area group about using social media to promote their careers. The event was well attended by the area group as well as the public. It was held in the community room at Volume One in Eau Claire, a wonderful local book store that also

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 29th, 2018|Categories: Chippewa Falls Area, Meetings, Programs|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Social Media for Writers

Get Ready to Submit with Cheryl Yeko

Milwaukee WisRWA member Cheryl Yeko will be at the October meeting to work with participants on GETTING READY TO SUBMIT! This is a hands-on workshop, so bring your query letter draft, summary, synopsis, author bio, elevator speech, and pitch. We will work on tightening up the elements needed to make your novel sound publish-worthy. Cheryl

By |2019-12-31T18:10:23+00:00October 4th, 2017|Categories: Meetings, Members, Milwaukee Area, Programs, Publishing Industry, Writing Craft|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Get Ready to Submit with Cheryl Yeko

Narrating the Book: An Interview with Brian Gill

Professional narrator and actor, Brian Gill, will be at our September meeting to talk about the audio book process, answer your questions, and give you a sample of how your work would sound narrated. So, bring a couple pages of your work-in-progress with you. I’ve known Brian for many years. He is an outstanding actor,

By |2019-12-31T18:10:23+00:00September 8th, 2017|Categories: General, Meetings, Milwaukee Area, Programs|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Narrating the Book: An Interview with Brian Gill

Roxanne Rustand Visits Wausau Area

USA Today Bestselling Author Roxanne Rustand led a discussion on the Creative Process in Wausau on Saturday June 10th at the Jefferson Street Inn. During Roxanne’s interactive talk she spoke about what she does in the process of creating new characters and their romance and Happily Ever After. Sparking a lively discussion, she shared several

By |2019-12-31T18:10:23+00:00July 5th, 2017|Categories: General, Meetings, Programs, Wausau Area|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Roxanne Rustand Visits Wausau Area

Book Launch Parties: The Hows and Whys

WisRWA members, Mia Jo Celeste, author of Other Than, and Barbara M.  Britton, author of Providence and Building Benjamin, will be talking about book launch parties (both actual and virtual) at the June WisRWA meeting in Milwaukee. Jennifer Rupp asked them a few questions about their first year as published authors.   Jen: Brenda and Barbara,

By |2019-12-31T18:10:23+00:00June 13th, 2017|Categories: Meetings, Members, Milwaukee Area, Promotions, Publishing Industry|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Book Launch Parties: The Hows and Whys

Q&A with Abby Saul of The Lark Group

In April, the Milwaukee Area will be hosting literary agent Abby Saul from The Lark Group at our meeting. With the May conference in Green Bay (which will be fantastic) right around the corner, Abby's help with tweaking and practicing our pitches, queries, and openings, is timely. Here's a chance for us to get to

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Meetings, Milwaukee Area, Programs, Publishing Industry|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Q&A with Abby Saul of The Lark Group

Chippewa Falls Area April Meeting – Strengthening Our Words

Join the Chippewa Falls area for the April meeting on Strengthening Our Words for Better Story Writing. Not a WisRWA member, but interested in seeing what we’re about? You're invited to join us too. See all the details below.

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00March 31st, 2017|Categories: Chippewa Falls Area, Meetings, Writing Craft|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Chippewa Falls Area April Meeting – Strengthening Our Words

Milwaukee Area April Meeting – Polish Your Pitch with Abby Saul of The Lark Group

Join the Milwaukee area for the April meeting. Polish your pitch with Abby Saul of The Lark Group. Not a WisRWA member, but interested in seeing what we’re about? You're invited to join us too. See all the details below.

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Green Bay Area March Meeting – Website Design with Elle J. Rossi

Join the Green Bay area for the March meeting with author and website designer, Elle J. Rossi.  Not a WisRWA member, but interested in seeing what we’re about? You’re invited to join us too. See all the details below.

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00February 24th, 2017|Categories: General, Green Bay Area, Meetings, Programs|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Green Bay Area March Meeting – Website Design with Elle J. Rossi

Milwaukee Area February Meeting – Love Scenes with Laura Zats

Join the Milwaukee area as they welcome literary agent Laura Zats of Red Sofa Literary.  Laura will give live critiques of love scenes.  Not a WisRWA member, but interested in seeing what we’re about? You’re invited to join us too. See all the details below.

By |2019-12-31T18:10:24+00:00February 14th, 2017|Categories: General, Meetings, Milwaukee Area|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Milwaukee Area February Meeting – Love Scenes with Laura Zats