R. K. Thorne

R. K. Thorne writes optimistic fantasy and science fiction adventures brimming with romance, action, and humor. The author of over ten novels, she’s also experienced in designing games, software, books, and graphics. A long-time gamer and dungeon master, she’s fueled by her addiction to notebooks, computer games, coffee, and weightlifting. Oh, and she really, really likes fall.

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Paths to Success as an Indie Author

May 21, 2022 9:00 am to 10:00 am

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Panelists: Tim Fielder, Tracy Cooper-Posey, Mark Coker and R. K. Thorne (moderator)

When authors decide to take the indie publishing route, they assume responsibility for dozens of creative and strategic decisions. Who should be your editor? Your cover designer? What is your marketing and business strategy? Join us to explore how you to plot your own course to success when you are making the major publishing decisions.

SFF Romance: Making Tropes Work For You While Avoiding Cliches

May 13, 2023 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

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Whether it’s enemies to lovers, love triangles, arranged marriages or shifters, highlighting tropes is a useful tool to help connect the right readers to the right story. As writers, knowing how to break down tropes to their essential pieces and create a unique spin that avoids cliche will bring readers back for more. Join us and find out how to harness tropes in your writing and your marketing, romance or not!

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