Carroll County Chapter

 

Until further notice, all Carroll County Chapter meeting will be held virtually. Please see individual event listings for details.

 

CCCMWA Presents: Worldbuilding and Collaboration with Jeanne Adams

Hosted online by the Carroll County Public Library
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Ages: 16 - Adults, Adults
Registration through the Carroll County Public Library is required. Click here for more information and to register.


Worldbuilding. Shared worlds. Story bibles. Collaborating. It sounds daunting, doesn't it? But with a few simple tricks and tools, you can build your urban fantasy, paranormal, or, a la JD Robb, a just-slightly-ahead-of-now reality without fear. Join author Jeanne Adams as she demystifies these processes so you can create a fabulous new space for your characters to play! This Zoom event will also be broadcast to Facebook LIVE.

Jeanne Adams writes award-winning romantic suspense, fantasy/paranormal, urban fantasy, and space adventure that have been compared to Jack McDevitt and Robert Heinlein. Both traditionally and independently published, Jeanne has been featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine. Jeanne Adams’s worldbuilding skills extend to space stations, distant planets, a fictional English castle, and an entirely fictional town in Massachusetts for her Haven Harbor witches. She’s also collaborated with other authors on stories in space, England, and at an inaugural ball under attack. For more information on Jeanne Adams, visit www.JeanneAdams.com.

 

 

 

Chapter President: Kelly Phillips[email protected]

Chapter Vice President/Secretary: Jo Donaldson

Chapter Treasurer: Elizabeth Houck

Latest News

March 2021 Notable Author: Joni Eareckson Tada

“Perspective is everything when you are experiencing the challenges of life.” – Joni Eareckson Tada Joni Eareckson Tada was born in 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland, and all through her growing-up years lived a very active life (riding horses, hiking, tennis, and swimming). Then on Jul...

Read More

February 2021 Notable Maryland Author Rachel Carson

“It is not half so important to know as to feel.” – Rachel Carson Rachel Loiuse Carson (1907 – 1964) was born in SpringDale, PA, graduated from Pennsylvania College for Women (now Chatham University) in 1929, studied at the Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory, and receiv...

Read More

January 2021 Notable Author: Colby Rodowsky

“I find that a lot of my remembering has to do with books…"  – Colby Rodowsky Colby Rodowsky (1932-2020), born in Baltimore, grew up in New York, Washington, D.C., and Baltimore again. She spent part of every summer with her grandmother on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, wher...

Read More

December 2020 Notable Author: Jack Campbell

“The Pen is Mightier Than the Sword, but the Wise Person Carries Both.” – SFWA Motto Jack Campbell is the pen name of John G. Hemry, a retired U.S. Navy officer, who draws on his military career to write military science fiction novels. He is the author of the New York Time...

Read More

Deadline Extended: Submit to MWA Journal Pen in Hand

In view of the COVID crisis, we are extending the submission deadline for the January 2021 issue of Pen In Hand to December 15, 2020. Please submit your best poems, short shorts, short stories, essays, memoirs, non-fiction, plays to [email protected] Photography of art ma...

Read More

Critique Group

The Carroll County Writers' Group

Branch Library (varies)
Genres: novels and short stories
Leader: Mary Stojak
Meets the first Saturday of the month. Accepting new members.

 

Forum

No forums selected.

Some material may be restricted to members. Please log in or join today to view members-only content.