Take your book from “start to finish” during this year’s Writing Workshop. Starting at 9:30 AM (registration opens at 9:00 AM), learn from authors Candace Havens and Deborah LeBlanc how to write, polish and sell your novel. The Writing Workshop is included in the ticket price, but you must have a Readers & ‘ritas weekend pass, author, or author assistant ticket to partake. There are only 40 spots available and you must reserve your spot in advance. Placements are first come, first served.
Friday, November 9, 2018 – 9:00 am to 3:30 pm
9:00 am – Writing Workshop Registration and Morning Mingle
9:30 am – Plotting Your Bestseller with Candace Havens
Have a bestselling idea? Learn five plotting techniques to get you moving on with your story.
10:30 am – Polished to Perfection with Candace Havens
You’ve done your first set of revisions. Now, how do you achieve perfection so you’re ready to submit? Revising and editing for everyone.
11:30 am – Lunch and Readers & ‘ritas 101
Feed your brain with a tasty lunch while the Readers & ‘ritas committee shares tips on how to maximize your experience at #FFRNR. Ask questions and meet the committee before the weekend gets started.
12:30 pm – In 25 Words or Less with Deborah LeBlanc
A hands-on, interactive workshop. How to create a short, oral summation of a story plot that will make people WANT to read your book!
1:30 pm – EBook Extravaganza with Deborah LeBlanc
No Agent? No Publisher? No Problem! How to step out on your own and do it BIG!
2:30 pm – Writing Workshop Mix and Mingle