Fiction Writing Workshop
You will shape and deepen your writing or as a first-time writer, begin to write. You'll receive feedback, guidance,and inspiration to...
Setting and Description: A Believable World of People, Places, and Events
This workshop will give you techniques to establish a credible sense of time/place, use description/setting to move your story forward, keep...
Fiction Writing Weekend Workshop
Master your imagination. A workshop for every writer ready to let Maaza Mengiste inspire, support, and challenge them.
Hollihock Writers Conference
Hollihock welcomes writers in any phase of their literary life for a three day weekend of classes, panels and readings. Immerse...
Gateway To Writing
13th Annual Writers Conference The Power of Story: Weaving Plot and Character Together!
Connecticut Writing Workshop
Connecticut Writing Workshop— a full-day "Getting Published" writing event. This writing event is a wonderful opportunity to get intense instruction over...
Greater Raleigh Area Writers Conference
Three-day writers workshop conference features small classes taught by acquiring editors, publisher, and award-winning authors. Meet with editors and seasoned professionals....
WriteBrooklyn is a collection of egalitarian, intensive writing workshops for people with stories to tell.
Letters & Lines Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Conference
EVERYTHING YOU’VE EVER WANTED TO KNOW about children’sbook publishing. Learn from editors, agents,professional authors, and illustrators who are experts in writing...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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Flathead River Writers Conference
Presenter expertise: Suspense, Western, Middle-grade & Young adult sci-fi & fantasy, Romantic comedy, Social media, Crowdfunding 101, Children’s writing trends, Writing craft, Agents. Near Glacier Park, MT Sep 23-24.
Bali: Write, Travel, Transform on the Back Roads of Bali
Come to Bali with 7-time Author Laura Davis for a transformative journey filled with adventure, writing, & community. These 15 days will change your life.