Keith Thomas Walker to teach class on successful romance formulas

Do you ever wonder why the “ugly duckling” theme works so often in romance novels? What about the “rich guy, modest girl” storyline? That plot has been around since before the days of Shakespeare. It may seem overused, but we all know how well it worked in Fifty Shades of Gray. The fact is, when… Read More

“Faith-Based Writing,” a class by Michelle Stimpson

Faith-based romance is hot… but not too hot, right? Characters can hug, but can they ____? A woman can teach, but can she ____? And who’s the boss of what’s allowed, anyway? These questions plague many writers who are considering the Christian fiction genre. Michelle Stimpson has written a book or two—or twenty—in this genre… Read More

Nadia Cornier, agent at Firebrand Literary, to attend DFWCon April 23-24

We’ve got another exciting agent announcement for you! Nadia Cornier of Firebrand Literary will attend the DFW Writers Conference, April 23-24 in Fort Worth. Nadia likes to surround herself with inspiring, brilliant people who have out-of-the-box ideas, and she’s always looking for a way to do things just a bit better. She is happiest when… Read More

Agent Bree Ogden of Red Sofa Literary to attend DFW Writers Conference, April 23-24 in Fort Worth

We’re thrilled to announce that literary agent Bree Ogden will attend the DFW Writers Conference April 23-24, representing Red Sofa Literary! Prior to jointing Red Sofa, Bree was an agent with D4EO Literary for more than three years and an associate literary agent at Martin Literary Management for nearly two years, representing a wide variety… Read More

Joanna MacKenzie, literary agent at Browne & Miller, joins DFWCon lineup April 23-24

Are we done announcing fantastic agents who will attend the 2016 DFW Writers Conference? No, we are not! Today we have two exciting additions to our exciting agent lineup. The first is Joanna MacKenzie of Browne & Miller Literary Associates. Joanna loves a good story. She’s worked as a film critic and film festival director.… Read More

Eric Smith, agent at P.S. Literary, to attend DFW Writers Conference April 23-24

Please welcome Eric Smith, agent at P.S. Literary, to the DFW Writers Conference 2016 lineup! Eric is a literary agent, author and blogger living in Philadelphia. As associate literary agent for P.S. Literary, he loves sci-fi, fantasy, and Young Adult fiction of all kinds. When he isn’t busy working on other peoples’ books, sometimes he writes… Read More

Literary agent Saritza Hernandez to attend DFWCon, April 23-24

We’re proud to add Saritza Hernandez to our lineup of literary agents for DFWCon 2016, April 23-24 at the Fort Worth Convention Center! Saritza is the Senior Literary Agent at the Corvisiero Literary Agency and is known as the first literary agent to represent authors in the digital publishing landscape. While continuing to seek traditional… Read More