Ben Wolf and Charis Crowe
Into the Deep: An Advanced Study
of Speculative Fiction.
Speculative fiction rules today's popular culture in books, movies, and TV shows. Learning the ins and outs of the various genres is absolutely essential for writers who intend to compete in a saturated yet hungry market.
Morning: Ben Wolf and Charis Crowe
The Three Pillars of Storytelling.
12-12:45 Lunch (Included)
Afternoon: Janeen Ippolito
Book to Market: Tips to Package, Promote, and Publish Your Book
6:30-8:30 Page Cuts Critique
LIMITED SEATING: Additional $10
Anonymous read and critique with industry pros.
7:00-8:00 p.m. Evening Session:
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. Social Gathering
Network with editors, agents, presenters, and fellow authors over hors d'oeuvres, cash bar,
Cedar Crest Rm
2 hour workshops
Are Your Characters Right for the Part
Backstory: Your Secret Weapon to Engaging Readers
2 hour workshop
Strengthening Your Writing
Marketing Execution for Authors
Powerful Tools to Enhance Your WritingLarry Schardt
YA is Here to Stay
24 seat limit
Fund-amentals of Fiction: Inside Out
Getting Started Writing for Magazines
Say That and More: Writing Effective Dialogue
How to Write Romantic Subplots –
Editing Your Own Material
Putting Off Procrast-ination