08/18/2016: You know you have enough conflict when...

We’re told that if all the characters need to do is a have a big talk, we haven’t created enough conflict, but when is there enough conflict? What is the optimal conflict for your characters? What IS conflict anyway? Grace Burrowes, who is both an attorney and a mediator, will answer these and other questions relating to a romance novelist’s view of conflict, and how to make it work well in your book. 

6:30pm – 8:30pm
Linden Hall
Ellicott City, MD

Speaker: Grace Burrowes

Grace Burrowes is the sixth out of seven children, and claims that being so far down in the sibling pile meant she had to learn to use words early and well.  Her romances have hit both the USA Today and New York Times bestsellers’ lists, and she’s also earned Best Book of the Year awards from the Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, and the iBookstore.