11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Agents don’t return your calls? Publishers not accepting submissions? Once you’ve finally completed your book manuscript, how are you going to get it out there? Is self-publishing a solution? To answer these and other publishing questions, join our publishing pro…
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The success of the HBO series Game of Thrones has brought new interest to the fantasy genre. Two authors will explain their inspirations and give tips on how to create fantasy worlds.
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
What is it like to write for magazines and how can you break in? Find out from a veteran journalist writer and a newer writer/editor.
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Is historical fiction harder to write than a novel set in the present? How do you avoid getting lost in research? Find out from two writers of historical fiction who work in different genres.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
How do writers with jobs and families fit writing into their lives? Find out from this panel of three accomplished writers.
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Would an editor turn to page two of your manuscript based on page one? Drop off a hard copy of your first page at the Wordshop tent before 4 PM for a chance to be assessed during this session. Prose…
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Learn from two acclaimed memoirists how to make your personal story a compelling one.