MurderCon, presented by the Writers' Police Academy
MurderCon, presented by the Writers’ Police Academy, is a special training event for writers of all genres, with a specific focus on solving the crime of murder.
Chanticleer Authors Conference 2020
Unlocking the Secrets of Successful Publishing at CAC20 - Sessions on the Latest Tools and Technologies to Increase Book Sales for Indie Authors. Apr 17-19, 2020 Bellingham, WA.
CA, OR, WA,
PNWA 2020 Conference
Take your writing to the next level. Attend the Pacific Northwest Writers' Association 2020 Conference, one of largest writing conferences in the country. Sep 24-27, 2020.
The Lost Art of Personal Writing
Write for enjoyment, to communicate, or to publish - it all begins with personal writing.
Lansdowne Writers' Workshop
The Lansdowne Writers’ Workshop provides beginner to experienced writers with support and focused, quiet time to write.
Wednesdays from 7-9PM: Wednesday, March...
Melete Writers Retreats
Fiction, screenwriting and TV writing retreats taught by Harvard University faculty.
At the end of this September join a small group of writers for CAGIBI's 2020 retreat: a week of dedicated writing...
202 Nashville Indiana Writer's Conference
Our 3rd annual writers conference. This year will be information on Writing, Editing, Marketing, Business of Writing, Illustrating and Cover Design...
Meet the Publishers!
Meet different publishers each year, traditional to self-published, magazines, newspapers, etc. Learn what they are looking for and how the industry...
2020 Creative Retreat
Relax & refuel your creativity along a scenic river, while picking up tips from professionals in photography & journaling. There will...
Read.Write.Share. Writers Weekend
Weekend writers conference offering presentations, workshops,and discussions around nonfiction, creative nonfiction. Includes an authors fair.
Art of the Picture Book
Duncan Tonatiuh, award-winning children's book author and illustrator, is offering a hands-on workshop.
Writers Retreat Workshop/Wake Up and Write WRW
WRW is a 10-day/9-night workshop which combines classes, one-on-one meetings, and writing time. WRW is on hiatus in 2020.
A Writing Retreat for Women, Bar Harbor, Maine
A Women's Writing & Creativity retreat held at my home on the rocky shore in Bar Harbor, Me. Held in Waterfront...
Wyoming Writers Conference
Attendees will have as opportunity to pitch to agents and publishers.
Workshops will be offered in fiction, creative nonfiction, writing the west,creative...
Colonies, Residencies, & Retreats: Inspiring settings to nurture your creativity.
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WriteLines Writing Workshops and Retreats
If you need time to write, carefully designed prompts to awaken creativity, encouragement from other writers, and a beautiful ocean environment, this is the retreat for you. Mystic, CT. Apr 27-May 1, 2020.