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Wik '14: Writing and Illustrating for Kids Conference
This one-day conference offers over 25 sessions about the essentials of writing and illustrating for young readers. Attendees will learn the...
TRACKS: How Stories Give Shape to Our Lives
A writing seminar exploring how the physical world where the outer story of our lives takes place help us more fully...
Indian Springs Writers Retreat
Three days of sharing best practices from professional writers in a quiet retreat setting. Hear from memoirists, poets, bloggers, novelists, network...
Nonfiction Writing Workshops for Direct Service Providers
This is a workshop for Teachers, Hospice Workers, Nurses, Doctors, and Social Workers. In your line of work, you can become...
Mind and Matter: Interior Writing in an Exterior World
Get in touch with your inner writer; organize your thoughts; craft, mine, and polish your writing; and explore avenues for publishing.
NYC Comedy-Writing Workshop
In this Comedy-Writing Workshop, you'll learn how to create comedic characters and write sardonic, witty one-liners. If you'd like to create...
Destin International Book Fair
This is a BOOK FAIR for the sole purpose of letting individual authors have the opportunity to sell their books to the public.
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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Author Salon Commercial Novel Writing Program
The first truly competitive novel writing program created by literary agents, editors, and writers. No time wasting, no gimmicks. Straight talk.
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