$55 – $65

"Work Your Writing" Mini-Conference with Shirley Jump

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Fairfield Inn by Marriott

561 Chaffee Point BLVD

Jacksonville, FL 32221

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First Coast Romance Writers (FCRW), a regional chapter of Romance Writers of America (RWA), is hosting an all-day “Work Your Writing” mini-conference with award-winning, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shirley Jump. Participants will enjoy her workshops on “The Novel Brainmap: create intricate plots and unforgettable characters” and “Writing Compelling Scenes.”

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Entry fee is $55 per person for FCRW members and $65 for non-members and includes a full day of workshops with Shirley Jump and a catered lunch. Be sure to bring cash for the raffle prizes, critique raffles, and book signing!

Additionally, out of towners staying at the Fairfield Inn will receive a discount on their reservation. Call (904) 693-4400 and ask for the Romance Writers Rate ($109).

Schedule

9:30-10am: Arrive/check-in

10-10:10am: Welcome/ introduction

10:10-11am: The Novel Brainmap

(10 minute break)

11:10am-12:30: The Novel Brainmap (cont.)

12:30-2pm: Lunch/ raffle baskets/ book signing

2:00-3:00pm: Writing Compelling Scenes

(10 minute break)

3:10-4:00pm: Writing Compelling Scenes

Guest Speaker: Shirley Jump

Shirley Jump is an award-winning, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author who has published more than 70 books. She has written for Harlequin, Berkley and Grand Central, and has published romance, women’s fiction and teen horror. She is the recipient of several awards, including the Booksellers’ Best and the Holt Medallion.

In spring 2019, her fourth non-fiction book will be released: Vance Johnson: Uncovered, a biography, written with the former Denver Bronco and NFL superstar.

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Fairfield Inn by Marriott

561 Chaffee Point BLVD

Jacksonville, FL 32221

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