Upcoming event: June Social 2017

2017-04-19T19:18:39+00:00

 Attend the ORWA spring social on June 11, 2017. It will be our last event until we reconvene in the Fall. Professional Headshots We will be offering the opportunity at the June Social to have a

Upcoming event: June Social 2017 2017-04-19T19:18:39+00:00

Writing Active Setting with Mary Buckham

2017-09-17T19:18:08+00:00

This is a live webinar with question and answer sessions with USA Today Bestselling Author Mary Buckham. Learn how to enhance your fiction by utilizing the power of active setting without pulling readers out of

Writing Active Setting with Mary Buckham 2017-09-17T19:18:08+00:00

Pitch Session with Pamela Harty

2017-04-30T15:32:49+00:00

This month is our first ORWA member pitch session! This is your chance to skip past the slush pile and get quick feedback. On Sunday April 30, 2017 you can pitch to Pamela Harty from the Knight

Pitch Session with Pamela Harty 2017-04-30T15:32:49+00:00

Recap: Serialized Success with Linda Poitevin

2017-03-13T18:39:50+00:00

by Jennifer Carole Lewis Linda Poitevin writes dark urban fantasy and modern fairy tale romance. In 2014, Ottawa author Linda Poitevin decided to try an experiment.  She’d recently gotten the rights back to her first

Recap: Serialized Success with Linda Poitevin 2017-03-13T18:39:50+00:00

March 5 Workshop: Wattpad with Linda Poitevin

2017-03-12T11:32:58+00:00

Serialized fiction goes back to the time of Charles Dickens and is currently undergoing a revival in today’s digital world. Savvy authors around the globe are exploring this “new” way of publishing and reaping significant

March 5 Workshop: Wattpad with Linda Poitevin 2017-03-12T11:32:58+00:00

Recap: Bloody Believable With Sgt. Ugo Garneau

2017-02-18T14:44:03+00:00

By Jennifer Carole Lewis Those of us who braved Ottawa’s February weather for ORWA’s meeting got a real treat.  Sgt. Garneau of the Ottawa Police show us how he can use even the tiniest

Recap: Bloody Believable With Sgt. Ugo Garneau 2017-02-18T14:44:03+00:00

But What Comes Next?: ORWA’s Brainstorming Workshop

2017-02-18T14:44:49+00:00

By Jennifer Carole Lewis All writers have had the horrible experience of staring at a blank page and wondering: what comes next?  For our January workshop, ORWA authors got together to help answer that question

But What Comes Next?: ORWA’s Brainstorming Workshop 2017-02-18T14:44:49+00:00