Set Sail With WARE On Virgin Voyages Valiant Lady!
Writers And Readers ESCAPE (WARE)!
Phoenix Rizen Entertainment and Virgin Voyages have teamed up to host the1st Annual Writers And Readers ESCAPE (WARE) aboard Virgin Voyages, Valiant Lady. From Sunday, October 6 through Friday, October 11, 2024 we will travel to Miami (Florida), Costa Maya (Mexico), and Bimini (Bahamas) for a "writerly" event featuring Masterclasses taught by Best-Selling authors and screenwriters, Literary Cafes showcasing the work of our featured authors, and Panel Discussions on the art and business of writing in just about every genre. In addition, WARE attendees will attend live tapings of the Writer's Haven Show that will be broadcast and streamed to over 2.7 million viewers and listeners!
We will also host our 1st Annual EPILOGUE Legacy Award ceremony honoring the work of the phenomenal Terri McMillan, the legendary James Patterson, the uber amazing Stacey Abrams, and the iconic Victoria Christopher Murray! Like any other sea voyage, the ports of call, variety of theatre shows, music events, parties, and food offerings aboard the Valiant Lady make for a wonderful vacation at sea! [NOTE: Our Honorees have been invited, however, their attendance is not guaranteed.]
See details below for more information. REGISTRATION ENDS MAY 31, 2024! To register and attend all WARE events, you MUST book through this website, not Virgin Voyages. Welcome aboard!
WARE is Spreading the Valentine's Day LOVE through February 29! Get 10% off your cabin (a $250-$400 value) with code: READERSROCK#10
AHOY Writers & Readers!
Let's ESCAPE aboard Virgin Voyage's Valiant Lady! Get ready to fully immerse yourself in "all things writing" as we cruise for 6 days/5 nights across the Caribbean Sea with port stops in Miami, Costa Maya, and Bimini!
Here's our incredible roster of Masterclass Leaders!
Tina McElroy Ansa
Bernice L. McFadden
Brian W. Smith
Our team is ready to engage YOU in the art and business of writing! Here are a few of the Masterclasses and Panel Discussions offered:
How to Write Your Novel in 90 Days!
Character, Scene & Story Development
The Business of Writing: From Queries to Publishing to Marketing
Finding Your Literary Voice
Optioning Books to Television and Film
The Pros and Cons of Mainstream and Self-Publishing
The Magic & The Myth of Being a Successfully Published Author
for more information about our Legacy Award Honorees,
and Masterclass Leaders.
Host & Executive Producer, The Writer's Haven Show
Founder, Writers And Readers ESCAPE (WARE)
WARE 2024 BOOK CLUB OF THE YEAR!
Book clubs have played a very important part in literary history since the 1800s and we plan to honor them on our voyage. To that end, we are now accepting nominations for the 2024 WARE Book Club of the Year! Send in your nomination no later than March 31, 2024 to bring home the coveted WARE Book Club of the Year Award during our 2024 Epilogue Legacy Award event!