WELCOME TO CHARTER OAK ROMANCE WRITERS !!!
MEET THE 2011-2020 BOARD
President: Helene Radjeski-Edwards
Vice-President: Robyn Bage
Secretary: Barbara Felgate
Treasurer: Linda Cook
Programs Co-Chairs: Helene Radjeski-Edwards and
Past Presidents: Emily Dakota Black; Corrina Lawson and
Chapter Founder: Helene Radjeski-Edwards
OUR MAILING ADDRESS:
Charter Oak Romance Writers
P.O. Box 9232
Bolton, CT 06043
We welcome new members. Membership includes ten regular meetings (speakers, presentations, industry how-tos), Holiday Parties and Summer Picnic, private Yahoo loop, Facebook group.
Visitors are welcome, must be at least 18 years old, and may attend up to two meetings before joining CORW. To join CORW, you must be a member in good standing of RWA.
2019 Meeting Schedule for CORW
Meeting times and locations are TBD.
Presenter and Author Deborah Ann Davis talks about her published works, and tricks she uses to add depth to her quirky characters.
This will be a hands-on interactive workshop, so bring 15-20 lines of dialogue from your current Work-In-Progress to practice and apply Deborah’s tips.
Here’s my bio:
Award winning author, Deborah Ann Davis, founder (and member) of The Awesome Mom Tribe, has helped countless families navigate the tumultuous teen years, despite inevitable adolescent angst. As a producer of her own successful teenage daughter, and a former teenager herself, this middle/high school teacher has distilled three decades in education into her exciting live events and insightful books. Even her fiction novels, Fairly Safeand Fairly Certain, from her Love of Fairs series, delve into teen relationships. Deborah’s timely information on effective communication, emotional health, and physical wellbeing provides guidance and encouragement for moms, helping them foster positive and healthy relationships within their families. B.S., M.Ed., W.I.T.S., Certified Personal Trainer.
“Dealing the Cards for your Story: Using Tarot to Add Fun and Spice to Scenes and Characters”
Paula has agreed to come in early and do readings for members if they are interested. Her set fee would be split as a fundraiser for the chapter if we wish.
Paula Chaffee Scardamalia
Divining the Muse ~Decipher Your Dream, Discover Your Story, Deliver It to the World
Author of the award-winning, Weaving a Woman’s Life: Spiritual Lessons from the Loom
“Whatever your religious or spiritual background, there is usually a dreaming tradition found within it.”
July PICNIC (date and location to be decided)
A tentative speaker identified but not yet confirmed.
Novel Writing Month
Jaimie Schmitt on craft.
December Holiday Party
Let’s get down to business.
Lunch after a business meeting
2018 picnic at Linda Cook’s home.
Picnic at Linda Cook’s home.
A prior picnic at Emily’s