PNWA 2018 Conference
Take your writing to the next level. Attend the Pacific Northwest Writers' Association 2018 Conference in September, one of largest writing conferences in the country
Flathead River Writers Conference
September 22-23, 2018 : Presenter expertise - memoir, publicist, digital marketing, writing blockbuster fiction & series, path to publishing. Agent and publisher conferences for early registrants.
Writers Retreat Workshop/Wake Up and Write WRW
Wake Up and Write WRW/Writers Retreat Workshop partners with INPAX to offer Wake Up and Fight WRW: A Firearms, Self-Defense, Practical, Tactical Intensive for Writers.
Writing Workshops on dialogue, characters, short story and memoirs for creative fiction and non fiction
Write in Idaho!
CLEARWATER WRITERS 2018 WOMEN'S WRITING RETREAT. Be inspired! Wild & Scenic Clearwater River. Beautiful Inn. Small group. Rocky Mountain foothills of...
Ask a Nice Lady Author Coaching and Mentoring
Book development and late-draft manuscript consults. Reasonable prices.
Writing By Writers Manuscript Boot Camp
Boot Camp is for the writer who has a full book-length manuscript (novel, memoir or collection) and would like to engage...
Writing By Writers Boulder Generative Workshop
The Writing By Writers Workshop @ Boulder brings aspiring writers into close community with nationally known writers for a weekend of...
Pacific Coast Children's Writers Novel Workshop & Retreat
Seminar for writers of MG/YA fiction. Includes whole-novel manuscript critiques by editor or agent; partial manuscripts critiqued by editor AND agent....
Todos Santos Writers Workshop 2019
Week-long intensive workshops for writers at all levels. Fiction, Non-fiction, Poetry and Memoir in a "Pueblo Magico" by the sea. Seminars...
Mississippi Writers Guild Annual Conference
Writing conference featuring speakers who are professionals in writing fiction, nonfiction, poetry, documentary film making and more.
Plain Language Writing for Health Literacy and Health Equity
Advanced Workshop for Writers and Designers to create client, consumer and patient-friendly health materials based on health literacy principles.
L'Atelier des écrivains - The Writers' Workshop, France
Hone your creative skills on an immersive writing course in beautiful southwest France. Our writing workshops focus on the practical skills...
Historical Novel Society - North American Conference
The 2019 conference offers programs by 70+ presenters on writing craft, historical topics, publishing info, and more! Attendees mingle and network...
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TLC Writing: Women's Legacy
Tammy L. Coia leads two workshops, back-to-back, designed to help women explore vital parts of their inner lives by writing about...
Southeastern Writers Association
Includes classes, evening speakers, writers round tables, open mic night, awards night
contest with cash prizes.
Women's Writing Retreat in Palm Springs
Come join other women on a journey of exploration specializing in Memoir writing. No more than 8 women during this all...
LDStorymakers & Indie Author Hub Writers Conference
The SMIAH Conference includes breakout sessions, keynotes, and intensives on everything from publishing to the writing craft. Whether you want indie...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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Florida Literary Arts Coalition Annual Other Words Conference
This year's theme is Water: flood, fish, drought, swim, drink, rain, rivers, tears, dams, oceans, and other sundry wetness. Oct 11-13, 2018.