The 2015 Summer Writing Event

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The Lowcountry Romance Writers of America


Anna DeStefano

How We Write: An All-Day Craft Seminar

June 13, 2015

Mt. Pleasant, SC


Workshop Description:

Planning, Drafting, Rewriting. We all do it. Published, pre-published, traditionally published, indie published, hybrid… What’s the secret? What’s the silver bullet to get you the best story, the most readers, the (please God) most income from your writing day? Simple. Figure out how YOU write. Okay, not simple at all. But give me a day and we’ll jump start your writing craft journey in a whole new way!


Location & Reservations:

Hampton Inn & Suites Charleston/Mt. Pleasant-Isle Of Palms
1104 Sea Palms Crescent
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina 29464
Click here for a Map

For guests requiring overnight accommodations, we have a special workshop attendee room rate at this hotel. Details for how to reserve a room with this special rate will be sent to you as part of your reservation packet. This special room rate will be available until May 16, 2015 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first…



$40 per person
Meals and overnight accommodations are not included in this price.



Friday, June 12, 2015

  • Check-In: You are at your leisure for the day.
  • Dinner: On your own or as a group at a nearby restaurant.
  • Evening Session: A brainstorming session with Ms. DeStefano to follow dinner.

Saturday, June 13, 2015
Refreshments will be provided during the morning session.

  • Breakfast: At your leisure.
  • 9:00 AM Morning Session: Planning Through Character and The Art of Drafting
  • Lunch: At your leisure or as a group at a nearby restaurant.
  • 1:30 PM Afternoon Session: Rewriting – THE END is Just the Beginning
  • Dinner: At your leisure or as a group at a restaurant on the Isle of Palms.

Goody Bags will be provided


What To Bring:

  • Your entire printed MS or WIP
  • Post-it-Notes
  • Pens and Pencils


Speaker Bio:

Anna DeStefano is the nationally best-selling, award-winning author of over 26 classic romance, women’s fiction, romantic suspense, and sci-fi fantasy novels. anna_destefanoHer latest release, Waiting for Your Love, is a #1 bestselling novella spin-off to her new Echoes of the Heart series, based on the setting and characters from her award-winning Seasons of the Heart novels. Look for the much-awaited Let me Love You Again to debut in April, 2015.

Past President of Georgia Romance Writers, Anna is a GA Tech honors graduate with 10 years of experience working in Corporate IT and an award-winning career as a senior tech writer. She’s in demand as a workshop, keynote, one-day workshop and retreat speaker, and as a freelance developmental editor.

She’s a #1 Amazon Family Saga, Series Romance and Women’s Short Story author, a two-time Romantic Times Award winner, a Golden Heart winner, and she’s won the Gale Wilson Award of Excellence, the Maggie Award for Excellence, and has been a finalist in numerous other awards, including the National Readers Choice award, the Holt Medallian, and the Book Buyers Best Award.

Visit her on Facebook and Twitter and at, where she blogs regularly about the wacky world of writing that she calls home.


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