RMMWA is excited to present our first ever virtual mini-con showcasing Rocky Mountain authors, experts, and agents

Please note: Registration is now closed.

Join us via Zoom on February 10th from 10:00 AM to Noon and 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (Mountain Time) for these powerful presentations:

  • Cybersecurity expert J. Kelly Byram informs us of best practices to use across our email, websites, and social media platforms
  • USA Today bestselling author Carter Wilson discusses the a writer’s pyschology
  • Author Debra Bokur tells us how to beat procrastination
  • Literary Agent Terrie Wolf speaks on agenting and current publishing trends.

There’s something for writers at all levels in this four hour event. Attendance is FREE to members and non-members alike, but registration is required. 

Instructor Bios:

Carter Wilson USA Today bestselling author Carter Wilson has written nine critically acclaimed, standalone psychological thrillers, including The New Neighbor and The Dead Husband, as well as numerous short stories. He is an ITW Thriller Award finalist, a five-time winner of the Colorado Book Award, and his works have been optioned for television and film. Carter lives in Erie, Colorado in a Victorian house that is spooky but isn’t haunted…yet.

Debra Bokur is the author of The Dark Paradise Mysteries series from Kensington. She’s traveled the world as a writer, journalist and staff editor for various national media outlets, with more than 2,000 print pieces carrying her byline to date. Her work has garnered numerous awards, including multiple Lowell Thomas Awards for Travel Journalism. For more than a decade, she served as the poetry editor at a national literary journal, and her poetry and short fiction have been widely published. Among her favorite writing credits are a series of original literary essays commissioned by the Celestial Seasonings tea company that appeared on the artfully illustrated boxes of ten separate tea flavors. She continues to travel in her capacity as the Global Researcher and Writer for the Association for Safe International Road Travel, and as a monthly columnist for Global Traveler Magazine. Debra is also an experienced voice actor and voiceover artist, and is currently in production for several audio books for fellow authors.

J. Kelly Byram is a freelance medical and scientific writer and editor and the founder of Duke City Consulting Cyber Group, focusing on cybersecurity strategies for freelancers, independent professionals, and small business. She lives in New Mexico.

Terrie Wolf is a literary agent at AKA Literary Management. Terrie was named a “Top 20 of 2020” Agent by Writer’s Digest magazine and was awarded the Agent of the Year in 2021 by the American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW). She has sold rights in over forty countries and thirty languages. Terrie is a member of several writing organizations including ACFW, International Thriller Writers, Romance Writers of America, and Sisters in Crime. She lives in Colorado.