I’m cross-posting this from raincoastermedia because, well, BECAUSE.
Writers’ Express is a one-day Unconference from the Surrey Writers’ School. These people really know their stuff, and for a full day of these workshops, this is a great price (which includes lunch).
(full disclosure: I am teaching at the Surrey Writers’ School soon)
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Schedule of Writers’ Express Events
* 10 – 10:15 a.m. Sign in and coffee
10:15 – 11 a.m. Ten Do’s and Don’ts of Writing for Kids & Teens
Crystal Stranaghan, children’s author / publisher Gumboot Books
11 – 11:45 a.m. Eight Ways to Help Your Words Work Harder
Lois Peterson, author
11:45 – 12:30 p.m The ABCs of Revision
Kate Austin, author
12:30 – 1:15 p.m. LUNCH – provided
1:15 – 2:00 p.m. The 12 Steps of the Hero’s Journey-a powerful plotting strategy
Ed Griffin, author
2:00 – 2:45 p.m. The Pros & Cons of Agent Representation
Robert Mackwood, Mackwood Publishing Consultants
2:45 – 3:30 p.m. Self-Publishing or the Traditional Route – 25 Tips to Help You Decide.
Debra Purdy-Kong, author
3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Discussion of your questions and concerns about writing and
Information about 2010 offerings from the Surrey Writers’ School.
Door prizes – you must be present to win.