EVA’s Nov. 4, 2017 Workshop is Herstory: Writing and Researching the Historical Novel

 

Herstory: Writing and Researching the Historical Novel

Thinking of writing a historical novel, but daunted by the research? Come join us at our November 4, 2017 meeting. Author Linda McLaughlin will discuss the pleasures and pitfalls of historical research and why historical romance still matters in the 21st century.

About our Presenter

Linda McLaughlin grew up with a love of history fostered by her paternal grandmother and an incurable case of wanderlust inherited from her father. A native of Pittsburgh, she now lives in Southern California. A long-time member of OCCRWA, Linda writes historical and Regency romance, and pens steamy romance under the name Lyndi Lamont. Her first published novel was Worth The Risk, contemporary romance written in collaboration with Anne Farrell under the name Lyn O’Farrell.

Website: https://lindalyndi.com

Come Join Us!
Our regular meetings are held the first Saturday of the month at the Azusa Public Library beginning at 10:15, with an optional critique session immediately following. Visitors are welcome! The Azusa Public Library is located at 729 N Dalton Ave, Azusa, CA 91702.
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EVA’s Sep. 2, 2017 Meeting Workshop is all about Contracts

East Valley Authors’ September 2017 Workshop is What Every Author Needs to Know about Contracts with Agents and Publishers, presented by author and attorney Maggie Marr.

Even with indie publishing taking the world by storm, authors both hybrid and traditional sign contracts every day. What clauses are deal breakers? Which will tie up your career for years? Maggie Marr will discuss contracts with agents, agreements with publishers, and what every author needs to know to protect their intellectual property.

About our Presenter

Many PathsMaggie Marr is the author of hot contemporary romance and women’s fiction. She writes smart, sexy, women and the men they love. Still working in Hollywood, she got her start pushing the mail cart at ICM where she became a motion picture literary agent.

She is a member of RWA and Past President of her local chapter the Los Angeles Romance Authors (LARA) and legal counsel for Women’s Fiction Writers Association (WFWA).

Maggie maintains a boutique literary practice dedicated to the needs of entrepreneurs and creatives. She loves all things pop culture and when she isn’t writing she can be found reading or exercising her rescue pup.

Come Join Us!
Our regular meetings are held the first Saturday of the month at the Azusa Public Library beginning at 10:15, with an optional critique session immediately following. Come join us for a meeting, visitors are welcome! The Azusa Public Library is located at 729 N Dalton Ave, Azusa, CA 91702.