Workshops der Romantic Times Convention

Freitag, 10.11.00

Tract 10-11:00 AM 11:10-12:10 AM 12:20-1:20 PM
Category Romance "The Ultimate Heroes"
Suzanne Brockmann, Virginia Kantra, Moderator: Grace Kone
"Category Star To New Age Author: Writing For the Millennium"
Lindsey McKenna aka Eileen Nauman, Moderator: Leonore Ambergis
"Writing For Category"
Metsy Hingle, Roxanne Rustand, Leanne Banks, Emilie Richards, Moderator: Barbara Edwards
Historical Romance "Pearls of the First Water - Regency Era Romances"
Stephanie Laurens, Cathy Maxwell, Victoria Alexander, Jean Ross Ewing, Patricia Oliver, Eloisa James, Mary Balogh, Shannon Donnelly, Moderator: Kathe Robin
"Writing For Today's Western Romance Market"
Bobbi Smith, Constance O'Banyon, Elaine Barbieri, Evelyn Rogers, Agent/Author Evan Marshall, Moderator: Lori Morgan
"The Innovative Historical"
Katherine Sutcliffe, Lauren Royal, Helen Rosburg, Elizabeth Boyle, Kathryn Lynn Davis, Moderator: Rachelle Morgan 
Rising Stars "Getting In the Saddle & Roller Coaster Blues: Advice For Getting In The Business"
Brenda Novak, Tina Runge, Moderator: Jean Adams
"Breaking The Rules And Still Getting Published"
Laureen Royal, Hillary Fields, Elaine Hopper, Paula Gill, Kei Swanson, Jeannie Summerix, Gail Kennedy & Shelley Bradley, Moderator: Marianne Petit
"New Age Wellness For Writers: herbal Remedies, Reiki Healing & Aromatherapy"
Lisa Coleman aka Elise Ewing, Carolan Ivey, J. C. Wilder, Moderator: Gerry Benninger
Paranormal Romance "Time Travel - A Loving Journey"
Terri Brisbin, Deb Stover, Sandra Hill, Dee Davis, Karen Moning, Susan Grant, Tess Mallory, Moderator: Catherine Snodgrass
"Vampires, Werewolves & Other Creatures of the Night"
Susan Krinard, J. C. Wilder, Carolan Ivey, Rosemary Laurey, Jennifer Dunne, Shauna Michaels, Moderator: Diana Rubino
"A Magical Side of Romance: Witches, Fairies & Such"
Kathleen Nance, Elizabeth Rose, Julie Kenner, Karen Williams, Carol Lynn Stewart, Karen Fox, Moderator: Carolee Joy
E-Publishing & Small Press "E-Publishers & Small Press Editors Panel"
Laura Cifelli (iPublish), Laura Adlam (LTDBooks), Silke Juppenlatz (Dreams Unlimited), Elizabeth Brandon (Zenmarc), Tracie Clark (Starlight Writer Publications), Mary Wolf (HardShell Word Factory), Moderator: Elaine Hopper
"Lionhearted Success: Many Reasons To Roar!"
Mary Ann Heathman, Press & CEO, Patricia Waddell, Delores Fossen, Anita Lynn Gunnafson, Elizabeth Taylor George, Kathleen Pickering, Norah-Jean Perkin
"E-Volution and Revolution"
Pauline Baird Jones, Angela Shapiro of Indie Gal Productions, Moderator: Melissa Ford Lucken
Mystery & Suspense "Researching & Writing Historical Mystery"
Miriam Grace Monfredo, Katherine Neville, Sharan Newman, Tracy Cooper Posey, Rosamary Stevens
"Romancing the Thriller"
Gayle Lynds, Mimi Latt, Tess Gerritsen, N.C. Anderson, Rochelle Krich
"Creating Unconventional Amateur Sleuths"
Nancy Bartholomew, Laurien Berenson, Carole Nelson Douglas, Nancy J. Cohen, Evan Marshall, Julie Wray Herman, Moderator: Susan McBride
Aspiring Authors "The Spice of Life - Sensuality Workshop"
Christina Skye, Moderator: Kei Swanson
"Give Them What They Want & Getting The Publisher's Eye"
Melissa Ford Lucken & Margie Walker, Moderator: Geri Borcz
"Whose Point of View"
Barbara Dawson Smith, Moderator: Sandra Landry
Special Interest "Collaboration - Writing As A Team"
Tori Carrington (husband & wife), Christine Holden (mother & daughter), Terry Campbell (friends), Moderator: Cindy Scott
"Writing Inspirational Romance"
Lori Copeland, Cheryl Wolverton, Ginny Aiken, Catherine Palmer, Moderator/speaker: Angela Benson
"A Returning Genre - Writing Gothics"
Evelyn Rogers, Karen White, Editor Alicia Condon, Bevery Hill van Joolen, Moderator: Margaret Lawrence
Published Author Topics "Agent Panel"
Natasha Kern (Natasha Kern Agency), Deidre Knight (Knight Agency), Michelle Grajkowski (Three Seas Literary Agency), Barbara Collins Rosenberg (Rosenberg Group), Moderator: Peggy Waide
"Author Beware! Contract Problems & Tax Breaks"
Linda Campbell, Cathy Snodgrass, Moderator: Bobbye Terry
"Self-Promotion on a Shoestring & Booksinings"
Gwyneth Atlee & Gail Kennedy, Moderator - Kelley Pounds
Multi-Cultural Romances "BET & Arabesque Panel"
Publishing VIP's & authors
"Romance With a Latin Flair - Encanto!"
Hebby Roman, Victoria Marquez, Tracy Montoya, Moderator: Celia Romero Cooper
"New Venuses For The Ethnic Genre"
Evelyn Palfrey, Donna Hill, Francis Ray, Kayla Perrin, Monica Jackson, Moderator/speaker: Angela Benson
Readers "Making Your Collectible Books Pay For Themselves"
Sandi Heeter - Hard to Find Books, Moderator: Charlotte Parry
"The Wonderful World of Audio Books"
James Drury, Moderator: Darcy Carson
"Books At A Bargain Price - Half.com Readers Program"
Chris Fralic - Half.com
Booksellers "UIBC - A Used Bookstore's Best Friend and Half.com Bookseller's Programm"
Jan Packwood - B&L Books, Chris Fralic - Half.com
  "Is the Customer Always Right?"
Molly Bolden - Bent Pages

 

Tract 3:45 - 4:45 PM 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Category Romance "Romancing the Military"
Lindsey McKenna, Merline Lovelace, Susan Grant, Silhouette Editor Lynda Curnyn, Moderator: Karen Kelly
"The Changing Times of Category: New Morals, Ethics & Lines"
Stephanie Bond, Cathie Linz, Nina Bruhns, Moderator: Julie Kenner
Historical Romance "The Continuing Saga: Presenting Kensington Ballads"
Shelley Bradley, Sylvia McDaniel, Paula Gill, Gabriella Anderson, Linda Crockett/Castle, Maura McKenzie, Moderator: Jackie Stephens
"Damsels in Distress: Writing Medieval Romances"
Karyn Monk, Heather Graham, Tina St. John, Linda Needham, Moderator: Kathie Robin 
Rising Stars "The Writer's Twelve Steps Inspiration Program: New Age Ways To Gain Energy & Focus"
Michele Bardsley & Sue Charnley
"Astrology, Tarot & Visualization: New Age Help For Writers"
Barbara Sheridan, Peggy Waide, Desiree Lindsey, Moderator: Shannah Biondine
Paranormal Romance "Romance Revisited: Reincarnation, Ghosts & Soulmates"
Susan Grace, Tina Wainscott, Barbara Sheridan, Deb Stover, Marianne Petit, Moderator: Virginia Farmer
"Romancing the Galaxy: Sci Fi & Futuristics"
Susan Grant, Catherine Asaro, Dara Joy, Catherine Spangler, Nancy Cane, Stobie Piel, Karen Fox, Patricia Waddell, Moderator: Jennifer Dunne
E-Publishing & Small Press "The 4 W's of Epublishing: Who, Waht, Where & Why"
Silke Juppenlatz (Dreams Unlimited), Lara Adlam (LTDBooks), Moderator: Dee Lloyd
"Promoting Your Website on the World Wide Web"
Merrily Mann - Internet Solutions, Moderator: Cassandra Bella
Mystery & Suspense "Blending Mystery and Romance"
Stella Cameron, Brenda Joyce, Jasmine Cresswell, Carole Nelson Douglas, Donna Andrews
"Series Characters: Keeping Them Fresh and Alive"
Sue Grafton, Donna Andrews, Bill Crider, Denise Dietz, Toni L.P. Keiner, CJ Songer, Moderator: Willetta Heising
Aspring Authors "Complication vs Conflict - When Opposites Collide"
Author JoAnn Ross, Moderator: Barbara Edwards
"Creativity: Are You a Left Brain or Right Brain Writer?"
Eileen Dreyer, Elizabeth Grayson, Moderator: N.C. Anderson
Special Interest "Creating Great Love Scenes: Combining Erotica & Sensuality"
Connie Mason, Desiree Lindsey, Nina Bruhns aka Nikita Black, Claudia Dain, Alice Gaines aka Alice Chambers, Alexandra Kendall - Red Sage Publishing, Moderator: Doreen S. Fong
"Laughter's A Universal Language: Comedy in Romance"
Sandra Hill, Jill Barnett, Nancy Batholomew, Geralyn Dawson, Linda Campbell & Bobbye Terry, Tracy Montoya, Moderator: Terri Brisbin
Published Author Topics "Create The Perfect Writing Workplace With Feng Shui & Aromatherapy"
Jennifer Dunne, Sharon Middleton, Moderator: Lori Morgan
"Brava! Kensington's New Erotic Romance Line"
Susan Johnson, Thea Devine, Executive Editor Kate Duffy, Moderator: Jewel Stone
Multi-Cultural Romance "Writing Tips From the Stars of Genesis Press"
Vicki Andrews, Gwynne Forster, Donna Hill
"Multicultural Romances: Love In A Rainbow Of Colors"
Marcia King-Gamble, Kai Swanson, Jeannie Sumerix, Linda Hudson-Smith, Moderator: Seressia Glass
Readers "The Ladies of Dell: Rookies To Warhorses"
Virginia Henley, Marsha Canham, Connie Brockway, Jacquie D'Alessandro, Julie Ortolon, Sherri Browning, Julia London, Kathy Givens
"My Daughter, the Romance Author"
Featuring the mothers of Tina Wainscott, Suzanne Brockmann and Leland Burbank
Booksellers "Internet Booksellers Program"
Sandi Heeter - Hard To Find Books
"Getting A Piece of the Virtual Pie: Booksellers and eBooks"
Jamie Engle (eBookConnections.com), Glenn Sanders (Novomedia), Lisa Hamilton (Book Seller), Mary Wolf (Hard Shell Word Factory), Lorraine Stephans (Starlight Writer Publications), Laura Adlam (LTDBooks), Katherine Struck (Awe-Struck Books), Moderator: Pauline B. Jones
General Interest   "Country Line/Swing Dancing Lessons"