WELCOME TO CHARTER OAK ROMANCE WRITERS !!!
MEET THE 2011-2020 BOARD
President: Helene Radjeski-Edwards
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 or be applying for memberhip.
2019 Meeting Schedule for CORW
Meeting times and locations are TBD.
“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.”
PICNIC -July 13 at Linda Cook’s home. Pot-luck starting at 1 pm with a brief business meeting. The address will be shared on the chapter loop.
August 3- business meeting and a quick lunch at Beni’s in Vernon. Then we’ll head to the Rockville Library at 52 Union Street, Vernon, for the Author Panel.
August 3, 2019 from 1-3 PM.
Journey to Publishing: A panel features six area authors who have achieved their publishing goals. Each will give a brief history of their success.
Sandra Marton- Award winning, multi-published in Contemporary Romance with Harlequin. Harper Collins Germany. Self-published. In the past, Kensington.
Anna James writes contemporary romance and romantic suspense, self-published
Barbara Edwards-published in historical romance with Books by WingsEpress and paranormal romance with The Wild Rose Press.
Claire Gem in the genres of contemporary romance, women’s fiction and supernatural romantic suspense with High Hill Press and SoulMate Publishing. Also have self-published the last six novels.
Trevann Rogers published in Urban Fantasy
Deborah Davis published in both YA fiction and non-fiction.
Venues include Large publishers, ebooks, small publishers, and independent publishing.
Followed by a question and answer period and a book signing.
Sponsored by Charter Oak Romance Writers, a chapter of Romance Writers of America WWW.charteroakromancewriters.com
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