Ottawa Romance Writers Monthly Events
Our members-only meetings are a discussion of Ottawa Romance Writers business, upcoming events, and the goings-on in the romance writing world (1:00-2:15pm).
Our workshops are not always specific to romance. They cover the business of writing, craft, writer’s life, and research. Usually free for members and $20 for guests from 2:30-4:30pm (depending on workshop, see listings for details). Seating is limited, reserve your spot at Eventbrite.
Events usually take place on the first Sunday of each month at Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centerpointe Drive, room 1A opposite the library (subject to change, see specific events to confirm dates and locations).
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- Past workshops 2016-2020 and 2010-2015
Learn practical tips and techniques for evaluating the first draft of your fiction manuscript
In this seminar, Maggie Morris, The Indie Editor, who will share practical tips and techniques for evaluating the first draft of your fiction manuscript from both a stylistic and substantive perspective so you can write your strongest second draft. With plenty of examples from manuscripts she has edited, Maggie will discuss how she analyzes structure, plot, character, setting, pace, and theme. Invest in your craft today by adding some tools to your toolbox!