August 8th, West Houston RWA

Memorial Drive Christian Church
11750 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77024 – Map

Patricia Kay
Patricia Kay

Surviving the Long Haul with Pat Kay

Patricia Kay is the USA Today bestselling author of contemporary romance with 28 years in the business. Some of the topics she will cover are:

  • Finding joy in the writing life, day job or no day job
  • Being fearless,
  • Striking balance,
  • Finding your voice,
  • Being fexible, adapting to inevitable change,
  • Picking your battles.

There will be a Q&A session afterwards

Doors open and Check In 8:30 – 9:00 AM
Business meeting 9:00 to 10:00 AM
Break 10:00 to 10:30 AM
Program 10:30 to 11:45 AM

Pat is the USA Today bestselling author of more than 50 novels of romance and women’s fiction. She sold her first novel to Silhouette/Harlequin in 1990. Since then, millions of copies of her novels, in both print and digital format, have been published in more than 20 different countries. Currently, she is at work on her 53rd novel, which will be published sometime in 2016.  An acclaimed teacher, over the past 15 years Pat has also shared her love of writing with more than a thousand writing students, many of whom have gone on to be successful writers themselves.

Born and raised along with three younger sisters in northeast Ohio, Pat has since lived in upstate New York, Northern Alabama, California, Sweden, and for most of the past 40 years, in Houston. She has three grown children and three brilliant and amazing grandchildren. She joined the West Houston Chapter of RWA in May of 1986 and was elected to the RWA National Board of Directors in November 1988. She was a founding member of the PASIC chapter and instrumental in the formation of PAN.