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Guide to Writers Conferences & Writing Workshops

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August 2018

   
    Aug 20 2018 in OR
   
    Aug 20 - 23, 2018 in Portland OR
   
    Aug 23 2018 in Franklin TN
   
    Aug 25 2018 in RI

September 2018

   
    Sep 8 2018 in San Francisco CA

    10th San Francisco Writing for Change Conference in writing     2019 San Francisco Writers Conference (Feb 14-17) at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero Hotel. Keynotes by Catherine Coulter and Jane Friedman!
   
    Sep 19 - 23, 2018 in VA

    The Algonkian Writer Retreat and Novel Workshop in writing     First novel published? No? Join the top .001 by attending the most successful and no-nonsense writer events. Commercial contracts and advice by professionals only.
   
    Sep 21 - 23, 2018 in Irvine CA

    Southern California Writers' Conference in writing     Believing that craft matters, SCWC has facilitated well over $4 million in first-time authors’ book and screen deals. Irvine, CA, Sept. 21-23, 2018.
   
    Sep 22 2018 in St. Augustine FL

    The Florida Heritage Book Festival & Writers Conference thumbnail     Join us for a celebration of writing and reading with noted authors in the nation's oldest city, Sep 15-17, 2016 St. Augustine, Florida.
   
    Sep 22 2018 in Galloway NJ

    Mini Writing Getaway in writing     Escape the distractions of your busy life. Supportive retreats will energize and inspire your writing. Take advantage: plentiful writing time, insightful feedback and good company.
   
    Sep 22 - 23, 2018 in Kalispell MT

    Flathead River Writers Conference in writing     September 22-23, 2018 : Presenter expertise - memoir, publicist, digital marketing, writing blockbuster fiction & series, path to publishing. Agent and publisher conferences for early registrants.
   
    Sep 1 - 8, 2018 in UK
   
    Sep 6 - 7, 2018 in Atlanta GA
   
    Sep 6 - 9, 2018 in Denver CO
   
    Sep 9 - 14, 2018 in CA
   
    Sep 9 - 15, 2018 in CA
   
    Sep 13 - 16, 2018 in Lexington KY
   
    Sep 14 - 16, 2018 in Altamonte Springs FL
   
    Sep 15 2018 in Purchase NY
   
    Sep 15 2018 in Leesburg VA
   
    Sep 15 - 22, 2018 in Italy
   
    Sep 16 2018 in WA
   
    Sep 17 - 23, 2018 in FL
   
    Sep 20 - 24, 2018 in France
   
    Sep 21 2018 in Ridgefield CT
   
    Sep 21 - 22, 2018 in Rochester NY
   
    Sep 21 - 22, 2018 in Kansas City MO
   
    Sep 21 - 23, 2018 in Santa Cruz CA
   
    Sep 22 - 23, 2018 in Decatur GA
   
    Sep 23 - 26, 2018 in South Lake Tahoe CA
   
    Sep 25 - 27, 2018 in Philadelphia PA
   
    Sep 27 - 29, 2018 in South Lake Tahoe CA
   
    Sep 29 2018 in Columbus GA
   
    Sep 29 - Oct 6, 2018 in Bar Harbor ME
   
    Sep 29 - Oct 6, 2018 in Italy
   
    Sep 30 - Oct 3, 2018 in South Lake Tahoe CA
   
    Sep 30 - Oct 6, 2018 in Italy

October 2018

   
    Oct 5 - 7, 2018 in Edmonds WA

    Write on the Sound Writers' Conference and Pre-Conference in writing     Located on Puget Sound, this affordable and small conference focuses on the craft of writing, plus information on publishing, marketing and specialty topics.
   
    Oct 6 - 12, 2018 in France

    James Bonnet’s Seven Day Storymaking Workshop Retreat in writing     7 Day Storymaking Retreats in CA and France for Novelists and Screenwriters with James Bonnet. Santa Monica, CA - Sep 8-14, 2018. Nans sous Ste Anne, France - Oct 6-12 and OCT 15-21, 2018.
   
    Oct 11 - 13, 2018 in Tampa FL

    Florida Literary Arts Coalition Annual Other Words Conference in writing     This year's theme is Water: flood, fish, drought, swim, drink, rain, rivers, tears, dams, oceans, and other sundry wetness. Oct 11-13, 2018.
   
    Oct 13 2018 in Atlantic City NJ

    When the Political Becomes Personal in writing     Escape the distractions of your busy life. Supportive retreats will energize and inspire your writing. Take advantage: plentiful writing time, insightful feedback and good company.
   
    Oct 15 - 21, 2018 in France

    James Bonnet’s Seven Day Storymaking Workshop Retreat in writing     7 Day Storymaking Retreats in CA and France for Novelists and Screenwriters with James Bonnet. Santa Monica, CA - Sep 8-14, 2018. Nans sous Ste Anne, France - Oct 6-12 and OCT 15-21, 2018.
   
    Oct 2 - 3, 2018 in Dallas TX
   
    Oct 4 - 7, 2018 in Peachtree Corners GA
   
    Oct 5 - 7, 2018 in Mountain View MO
   
    Oct 5 - 7, 2018 in Columbia MD
   
    Oct 5 - 8, 2018 in USA
   
    Oct 6 - 7, 2018 in WA
   
    Oct 7 - 10, 2018 in NC
   
    Oct 8 - 15, 2018 in France
   
    Oct 9 - 11, 2018 in Emeryville CA
   
    Oct 10 - 16, 2018 in CA
   
    Oct 12 - 14, 2018 in Plainfield VT
   
    Oct 12 - 14, 2018 in Fairlee VT
   
    Oct 13 - 14, 2018 in Richmond VA
   
    Oct 17 - 21, 2018 in CA
   
    Oct 18 - 21, 2018 in NY
   
    Oct 19 - 21, 2018 in Indianapolis IN
   
    Oct 20 2018 in DeSoto TX
   
    Oct 20 2018 in CA
   
    Oct 26 - 28, 2018 in OH

November 2018

   
    Nov 3 2018 in Galloway NJ

    Autumn Writing Getaway in writing     Escape the distractions of your busy life. Supportive retreats will energize and inspire your writing. Take advantage: plentiful writing time, insightful feedback and good company.
   
    Nov 8 - 11, 2018 in FL

    Sanibel Island Writers Conference in writing     Four-day conference for writers of all levels, features workshops, panels, and consultations with our faculty of celebrated authors and teachers. Sanibel, FL, Nov 8-11, 2018
   
    Nov 1 - 4, 2018 in Sag Harbor NY
   
    Nov 1 - 6, 2018 in ID
   
    Nov 5 - 11, 2018 in Lihue, Kauai HI
   
    Nov 7 - 8, 2018 in Washington DC
   
    Nov 8 - 9, 2018 in Gold River CA
   
    Nov 9 - 12, 2018 in Tahoe City CA

December 2018

   
    Dec 9 - 15, 2018 in Vietnam

January 2019

   
    Jan 18 - 21, 2019 in Absecon NJ

    Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway in writing     Escape the distractions of your busy life. Supportive retreats will energize and inspire your writing. Take advantage: plentiful writing time, insightful feedback and good company.

February 2019

   
    Feb 10 - 15, 2019 in New Smyrna Beach FL

    Get Away to Write - Florida in writing     Escape the distractions of your busy life. Supportive retreats will energize and inspire your writing. Take advantage: plentiful writing time, insightful feedback and good company.
   
    Feb 14 - 17, 2019 in San Francisco CA

    San Francisco Writers Conference & Classes in writing     2019 San Francisco Writers Conference (Feb 14-17) at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero Hotel. Keynotes by Catherine Coulter and Jane Friedman!
   
    Feb 14 - 18, 2019 in San Francisco CA

    San Francisco Writers Conference & Classes in writing     2019 San Francisco Writers Conference (Feb 14-17) at the Hyatt Regency Embarcadero Hotel. Keynotes by Catherine Coulter and Jane Friedman!
   
    Feb 2 - 9, 2019 in Mexico
   
    Feb 13 - 17, 2019 in Mexico
   
    Feb 22 - 24, 2019 in Asheville NC
   
    Feb 22 - 24, 2019 in Van Nuys CA

April 2019

   
    Apr 5 - 8, 2019 in Tahoe City CA
   
    Apr 26 - 28, 2019 in Bellingham WA

May 2019

   
    May 2 - 4, 2019 in NV

    2019 Las Vegas Writer's Conference in writing     Las Vegas Writer's Conference has sessions and workshops for all levels of writers from beginners to ready to publish whether traditional or self publishing May 2-4, 2019.
   
    May 13 - 28, 2019 in Peru

    Write, Travel, Transform: Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of Peru in writing     Join 7-time author Laura Davis for a transformative 16 day writing and yoga retreat to Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of Peru.
   
    May 18 - 25, 2019 in Tavarnelle Val de Pesa, Italy

    A Writer Within in Tuscany in writing     A WRITER WITHIN - IN TUSCANY: Writing Retreats For Women In Inspiring Locals. Click for more information on our writing retreats in Tuscany.
   
    May 2 2019 in France
   
    May 11 - 12, 2019 in Minneapolis MN

June 2019

   
    Jun 19 - 22, 2019 in IL
   
    Jun 20 - 22, 2019 in National Harbor MD

July 2019

   
    Jul 1 - 10, 2019 in Boise ID

    Writers Retreat Workshop/Wake Up and Write WRW in writing     Writers Retreat Workshop/Wake Up and Write WRW returns to Nazareth Retreat Center in Boise, Idaho for a 10-day workshop July 1-10, 2019.

August 2019

   
    Aug 7 - 11, 2019 in NC

September 2019

   
    Sep 5 - 9, 2019 in France
 

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