We target our programs to meet the writing needs of our members. Romance writers, experts in the romance industry, as well as our own professional members are on the program schedule. There is a $2 door fee for members. Visitors are welcome at meetings. Non-members may attend twice before being asked to join our chapter.
Generally we meet in the mornings on the third Saturday of each month with a few exceptions throughout the year. Below is our meeting location, a schedule of monthly meetings and yearly calendar. Meetings begin at 10 am except where otherwise noted.
WHEN: 10:00 a.m.Saturday, March 18th, 2017
WHERE: Englewood Public Library
1000 Englewood Parkway, Englewood, CO 80110
Writing the Trope-Driven Romance- Liz Pelletier
We love tropes! Romance tropes are expected by publishers, editors, and agents, and are a shorthand signal to our voracious readers, most of whom have favorite tropes. Join Liz Pelletier, publisher of Entangled Publishing and award-winning editor, as she shares the secrets of writing a trope-driven novel that will sell!
10-10:15 Setup and Network10:15 - 10:30 Intros, News, What are you working on.10:30 - 11:30/12:00 - Liz Pelletier Coming out of the dot com era, serial entrepreneur Liz Pelletier has more than thirty years of experience in software engineering, systems analysis, and business management. In 2011, Liz channeled her love of romantic fiction and co-founded Entangled Publishing. Her mission statement was simple: offer authors the highest royalties in the industry, combined with an agile publishing program, intense focus on quality, and market-driven analysis, in an effort to bridge the gap between traditional and self-publishing opportunities. Over the past five years, Entangled has gone from a small start-up to a powerhouse romance publisher, with more than 1200 titles released to date. Liz lives in Colorado, is launching her twins into college this year, and has an unwavering love of Game of Thrones.
12:00 - 12:30 - Chapter Business
HAPPENING IN AND AROUND DENVER
Writing Love Stories (an introduction to writing romance novels) - Sarah Hegger, Jenna Lincoln, Lisa Brown Roberts
Saturday, February 4th, 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Southglenn Library, Centennial
Wednesday, February 15th, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Castlewood Library, Centennial
Romance Writers Panel (Danica Favorite, Sara Richardson, Lisa Brown Roberts)
- Sunday, February 12th, 2:00-4:00 PM
- Denver Public Library, Downtown Central Branch