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Dunes & Dreams RWA Chapter 215 (from Eastern Long Island) present a

September 2010 Online Workshop.


Cost: $10 D&D members, $25 all others. Payable in US funds only.

September 6 through September 30:

May the Force Be With You (Adding Realistic Law Enforcement & Legal System

Elements Into Your Novel)

With Kerri Nelson

BLURB: Who doesn't love a hot cop hero? Want to make his cop talk and

attitude sound authentic? What about evidence collection or a courtroom

scene? Need a little legal know how to make your book more exciting or


Learn "cop talk", criminal evidence procedures, anatomy of a lawsuit, and

more! Kerri Nelson a multi-published author in romantic suspense has a

degree in Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement. Kerri has over 15 years

experience in both the public and private legal field. Including an

internship with the FBI, a state prosecutor, and a Juvenile Court Judge...

In addition, Kerri worked for the U.S. Marine Corps and in the private

sector, Kerri has worked with both major corporations and private law firms.

Kerri will use her experience and education in the legal field to show you

how to sound like an expert when you add the legal system or law enforcement

characters into your own novel.

BIO: Kerri Nelson has always been passionate about reading books but when

she wrote her first poem in the second grade, she discovered her love of

writing.. At the age of sixteen, she became a columnist for her local

newspaper as the high school correspondent for the weekly "Panther Tales"

column. She won the Outstanding Young Journalist of the Year Award for her

efforts. After an education and career in the legal field, Kerri began to

pen romantic suspense novels with a legal or law enforcement theme. She is

a true southern belle and comes complete with her dashing southern gentleman

husband and two little belles-in-training. When she’s not reading or

writing, you’ll find her baking homemade goodies for her family, feeding her

addiction to blogging online or designing custom made book trailers. Kerri

is an active member of Romance Writers of America as well as numerous

Chapters including Southern Magic, Futuristic Fantasy & Paranormal, Hearts

Through History, and Celtic Hearts Romance Writers.

Visit Kerri’s website at: www.kerrinelson.com

DATE: September 6 – September 30

Registration deadline is September 4th.

PLACE: Dunes & Dreams RWA FORUM (Not a yahoo loop)

Registrants will receive a login password to the workshop forum several days

before the workshop begins to allow ample time to become familiar with the

forum or to notify the coordinators if you have trouble logging in.

COST: $10 Dunes & Dreams RWA Members/ $25 all others (US funds only – paypal

or checks)

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY: No registration fees will be refunded. All

payments for a workshop must be received by the registration cut off date.

Payments received after the cut-off date can be applied to a future workshop

of the

Applicant's' choosing.

If a workshop is canceled due to unforeseen circumstances, such as

instructor inability to teach class, registration fees will be applied to a

future workshop of the applicant's choosing.

Hope to see you in class!

Registration form and more information:

Http://www.dunesanddreams.org/writing-workshops or

Email the coordinators at workshops.ddrwa@gmail.com

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