The Young Adult Chapter of RWA (YARWA) announces their Day of YA at RWA Nationals, Wednesday, July 25, 2012, 11am-5pm. Member price $50/Non-member price $70. Day of YA includes workshop, guest speaker, lunch, networking, YA-acquiring editors and agents. For more information and to register visit: http://yarwa.com/yarwa-annual-meeting
RWA Chapter #189, Hearts through History Romance Writers, announces their 2012 Romance through the Ages Published Author Contest. Entries must be received by May 15, 2012. Novels and novellas must have a copyright of first printing date of 2011. For more information, and to enter, visit: http://www.heartsthroughhistory.com/rtta-contest/
35 spots left! The Long Island Romance Writers (LIRW) 15th annual Editor/Agent networking lunch will take place Friday, June 8th, 2012 from noon to 4pm, in Woodbury NY. To see the list of guest agents and editors, and for more information/registration, visit: http://www.lirw.org/luncheon.html
Georgia Romance Writers announce the Unpublished Maggie Award. Deadline for entries is June 10, 2012. Winners receive the prestigious Maggie Medallion during the Moonlight & Magnolias Conference awards ceremony, Saturday evening, October 6th. For more details, and to register, visit: http://www.georgiaromancewriters.org/the-maggies/
Cruise with your Muse! Florida Romance Writers is thrilled to announce thier 2013 Fun in the Sun Conference featuring keynote speaker Charlaine Harris. They will set sail from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida onboard Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Sea, on Thursday, January 24, 2013 and return to port Monday, January 28, 2013. For more information visit: http://frwfuninthesunmain.blogspot.com/ and http://www.frwriters.org/conferences.html
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