November 12, 2022


Target and Refine Your Book Idea

PRESENTER: HelenKay Dimon / Darby Kane

Where do your ideas come from?
“Everywhere. Honestly, coming up with the ideas is not the problem. Putting my butt in the chair and writing the book – yeah, that’s the tough part.” HelenKay Dimon

Come spend a beautiful Saturday morning with us. We are looking forward to seeing YOU!


San Diego County Mask Guidance

Meetings will be held in the morning in Room E5 at the Marina Village Conference Center. Click to view enlarged map in a new tab.

Map of Marina Village Conference Center Rooms. E5 is marked with a red star, in building 1960, near the center front near the parking lot.

Marina Village Conference Center
1936 Quivira Way
San Diego, CA

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If paying by November 10th:

$25Member Registration
$30Guest Registration

If paying after November 10th:

$30Member or Guest Registration

If paying at the door:

$30Member or Guest Registration* No checks, please.
* All attendees must be over age 18.

The SoCalRW Perseverance Fund was established to help fellow members in need of short-term financial support. Members in need of assistance may apply for funds to use toward SoCalRW monthly meetings, but please note, requests must be made at least 25 days before funds are needed, but not more than 120 days in advance. We value each and every member of our SoCalRW community.

Reserve a spot at the November 12th Meeting:

Please contact the SoCalRW Meeting Coordinator (hospitality <at> SoCalRW <dot> com) if you have questions. Otherwise, simply pay by PayPal by filling out and submitting the registration form below once it opens on the First of the month.

Discount Deadline:

Online reservations and payments must be received by the deadline before the meeting, that is:

November 10th for the full discount and November 10th for the partial discount

*Failure to register by the due date will result in being charged the “at the door” rate.

Registration will open for the next meeting soon.

HelenKay Dimon

HelenKay Dimon is a former divorce lawyer with a dual writing personality. Her internationally bestselling thrillers written as Darby Kane have been optioned for television and featured in numerous venues, including The New York Times, The New York Post, Cosmopolitan, The Washington Post, The Toronto Star, and Popsugar. In addition to writing thrillers, HelenKay has an extensive romance backlist and is now writing stories about family hijinks with a bit of suspense and humor. The first, Moorewood Family Rules, comes out in April 2023. She hopes you’ll go on this new writing journey with her. For more information go to

Meeting Agenda:

9:30 Doors Open/Check-in/Welcome Chat
10:00 Business Meeting
10:30 Program
1:45 Meeting Wrap-Up
2:00 Meeting Adjourned