Tuesday, July 17, 2007

ONLINE CONFERENCE

SORMAG would like to invite you to our fifth online conference.

When: August 26 - Sept 1st
Where: Here - online
Price: FREE

Who can attend? EVERYONE
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Registration ends August 18th.

Tentative Schedule

DAY ONE – NEW WRITERS – August 26, 2007

Panel Discussion: Debut Writers

What to expect when you get the call?
What happens after the book hits the shelf?
What you wished you knew before becoming published?

Workshop: Basic Writing
Host: Dee Stewart

Workshop: Plotting
Host:

DAY TWO – ADVANCE WRITERS– August 27, 2007

Panel: Meet the Editor

Panel Discussion: Networking

LaShaunda C. Hoffman
Dyanne Davis
Shelia Goss
Nikki Arana

Workshop: Editing/Revision
Host:

Workshop: Synopsis
Host:

DAY THREE – READERS– August 28, 2007

Question/Answer Session

Panel: Meet the Romance Author

Panel: Meet the Christian Author

Nikki Arana

Panel: Meet the Mainstream Author

Panel: Meet the Erotica Author

Discussion:

DAY FOUR – WRITING FOR THE LORD– August 29, 2007

Panel Discussion:
Inspirational Writing - CBA vs ABA:

Dee Stewart
Nikki Arana

What are the standards/restrictions?
Is it still inspiration if it has sex, divorce, addiction etc?
How much is too much?

Panel: Meet the Editor

Workshop: POV
Host:

Workshop: Tips on Pleasing an Editor
Host: Lyn Cote

DAY FIVE – SELF PUBLISHING– August 30, 2007

Panel Discussion: Self Publishing

Why self publish?
Self publishing pros and cons

Shani Greene-Dowdell
Anna Dennis

Workshop: Palibra.com & the Digital Age of Self-Publishing
Host: Edwardo Jackson


DAY SIX – THE BUSINESS OF WRITING– August 31, 2007

Panel:
Meet the Agent

Panel Discussion: Motivation

Dyanne Davis
Nikki Arana

Workshop: Submitting
Host: Dyanne Davis

Workshop: The Naked Writer
Host: G. Miki Hayden

Workshop: Query Letter
Host: Ann Clay

DAY SEVEN – PROMOTION – September 1, 2007

Panel Discussion: Why you need a publicist?

Panel Discussion: Marketing

LaShaunda C. Hoffman
Dyanne Davis
Shelia Goss
Dee Stewart

Door prizes are needed

Author's if you did not receive an invite, I don't have your email. Send an email to sormag@yahoo.com for more information.