The Business of Writing with Deborah Cooke


Deborah will be presenting an extended afternoon workshop to ORWA, with two sessions covering a broad range of information from the business side of writing. Her first session entitled the 'the buffet of publishing options'

Why Write Romance? with Paula Eykelhof


Harlequin/Mira Executive Editor Paula Eykelhof will give her perspective on the romance industry and do a Q and A session afterwards. Ms. Eykelhof will accept pitches for completed manuscripts from ORWA members. Contact the workshop

A Spotlight on Avon with Amanda Bergeron


Presented by Amanda Bergeron, Editorial Assistant at Avon-Harper Collins Avon has been publishing award-winning books since 1941. It is recognized for having pioneered the historical romance category and continues to bring the best of commercial literature