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Gearing up for RWA Nationals!!

The Romance Writers’ of America’s National Conference is held in a different U.S. city every year. I’m thrilled that it’s here in Atlanta, GA this summer! RWA National is the big event for writers, both published and unpublished, of romance and its sub-genres. I am a proud member of the Georgia Romance Writers chapter of RWA. The conference is HUGE! Writers from all over the world exchange cell numbers and plan weeks and months ahead where they will meet up with friends and create hour-to-hour itineraries based on scheduled agent/editor meetings, book signings, author presentations, craft classes and parties held by publishers. There’s something happening every given moment of every day and well into the night. Sometimes we must choose between several events that are not-to-be-missed. And the free books!! Publishers provide copies of new-releases at every luncheon, publisher book signing and author promotion. Fed-Ex is on hand in the lobby for attendees to ship books home at a special book rate. Otherwise, those who fly to the conference would never pass the weight limit on …