Tips for engaging your audience: how to improve presentation, public speaking confidence and presence on stage, no matter how small the stage is. Presented by Tracy Travis – Public speaking and Toastmasters.
Considering starting a Podcast or YouTube channel? Don’t know what’s involved? How much time and money it will take? How to get started? Presented by Sarah Williams: Author, Publisher, Podcaster, Serenade Publishing
Advanced Craft: Beyond the first draft – polishing your manuscript. How do you refine that initial draft to make it the best it can be? Nalini Singh talks detail-oriented editing tips and strategies, as well as big picture things such as point of view and how best to utilize secondary characters. From breakout session 1 […]
Sue Brockton – Publishing director Jo Mackay – head of local fiction, HQ, Mira, Escape Kita Kemp – Publisher Mills and Boon (ANZ) Nicola Caws – Editor Global Acquisition Mills and Boon (UK) Relaunched every series line with new look last year Publishing, design, retail operations run in Australia (editorial run from overseas) Jo Mackay […]
As I mentioned in my previous post, due to a mix up with start times on the convention event app, I (and many others) missed the first half hour or so (more ‘or so’ for me, I woke with a bad headache – more on the later) of Day 1. So I missd the opening […]
The Romance Writers of Australia Annual Conference ran rom 10 & 11 August 2019 in Melbourne. The professional workshop day was held on Friday 9 August – I attended The Book Launch Bootcamp by Melissa Storm which was great. However I’ll write up notes about that separately.