10600 Gayton Road
Glen Allen, VA 23238-4117
10:00am: Doors Open/Meet & Greet/Set-Up
10:30am: Meeting Begins
Nikki Terpilowski is the founder and agent at Holloway Literary, a boutique agency located in North Carolina. Established in 2011, Holloway Literary represents a wide range of fiction, with a special interest in romance, women’s fiction and young adult.Learn more at HollowayLiteraryAgency.com
AM Session: Everything You Need To Know About Finding A Literary Agent
Nikki will discuss the process the unpublished author should go through to find the best agent to represent their work, beginning with determining if she should be pursuing a professional career in publishing, to what to expect after you sign with an agency.
PM Session: Scheduled Pitches
Nikki will take private, pre-arrange pitch sessions. Each pitch will last ten (10) minutes and must be scheduled in advance. To schedule your pitch, please contact email@example.com
. Limited slots available and will be provided on a first-reserved, first-served basis.
HOLT Medallion & Fool For Love Awards Luncheon
with guest speaker Kit Wilkinson
Deep Run Recreation Center
9910 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA 23233
AM: Annual General VRW Meeting
October 21st (*DATE CHANGE*)
Location & Guest Speaker TBD
Guest Speaker: Donald Maass
John Tyler Community College Midlothian Campus
800 Charter Colony Parkway, Midlothian, VA, 23114
Hamel Hall, Room H-109
REGISTRATION REQUIRED and will begin in September 2017.
VRW Holiday Party
01/09/2016 Alexa Day—Self Confidence Workshop & Mary Behre Using Vision Boards
02/13/2016 Bethany Burke, Blushing Books & Love Between the Covers Screening
03/12/2016 Sadeqa Johnson—Pursuing Your Passion & BIAY Kick-off
04/09/2016 Lyz Kelley—Business Planning & Diane Gaston—Polish Your Writing
05/14/2016 Mindy Klasky—Organizational Tools For Writers & Kathleen Connor—Search & Rescue Dogs
06/11/2016 Carolyn Greene & Cynthia Holt Johnson—Guest Speakers for VRW Awards Luncheon
09/10/2016 Hope Ramsay—Using Character Archetypes to Find the Love Story
10/8/2016 Due to hurricane Matthew, Madeline Martin & Abigail Sharpe will appear in March 2017.
11/12/2016 Scott Silverii—Police vs. Sheriff & Liliana Hart—The Future of Self-Publishing
12/10/2016 Mary Burton—Guest Speaker for Holiday Party
1/14/2017 Fiona Quinn—Making a Move: Characters Colliding in Our Plots
2/11/2017 Angele McQuade—Cash & Creativity: Good Finances Spark Creativity. Linda Budzinski, Tina Glasneck, & Jessica Ruddick—Journey to Publication Panel.
3/11/2017 Madeline Martin—Crafting Your Critique & Abigail Sharpe—Write Tight: Eliminating the Unnecessary from Your Manuscript.
4/08/2017 Lori Wilde—Stepping Stones on the Path to Career Success