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Saturday, November 16, 2019

Peachtree Corners, GA

From Stretch Marks to Hot Flashes: Writing the Seasoned Romance

Workshop

Hyatt Place Atlanta
5600 Peachtree Pkwy
Peachtree Corners, GA 30092
USA

10AM - 11AM

Add to Calendar 16/11/2019 10AM 16/11/2019 11AM From Stretch Marks to Hot Flashes: Writing the Seasoned Romance

Romance readers are growing older and so are the heroes and heroines in the genre they love. This workshop will take you through the ins and outs of writing a seasoned romance from the physical realities of age to the subtleties of the older mindset. See how publishers are starting to embrace romances with more mature characters.

Topics covered will include both craft and marketing, so authors can explore issues surrounding age, including:

  • The concept of love being ageless

  • How intimacy between older characters can be sexy and fun

  • The myth of eternal youth (and why we don’t need it)

  • Tropes that work well with seasoned romance

  • How to envision and pitch your book in a changing market

  • Fighting ageism in the industry

Hyatt Place Atlanta 5600 Peachtree Pkwy Peachtree Corners, GA USA https://www.garomancewriters.org/november-2019-program Organizer e-mail false DD/MM/YYYY arxlIwHONzsAjPfupmhV24799

Romance readers are growing older and so are the heroes and heroines in the genre they love. This workshop will take you through the ins and outs of writing a seasoned romance from the physical realities of age to the subtleties of the older mindset. See how publishers are starting to embrace romances with more mature characters.

Topics covered will include both craft and marketing, so authors can explore issues surrounding age, including:

  • The concept of love being ageless

  • How intimacy between older characters can be sexy and fun

  • The myth of eternal youth (and why we don’t need it)

  • Tropes that work well with seasoned romance

  • How to envision and pitch your book in a changing market

  • Fighting ageism in the industry

More Information
Event Info: https://www.garomancewriters.org/november-2019-program
Event Cost: See website for details. Contact the chapter to attend as a guest.


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