WHEN: Saturday, November 6, 2021
TIME: 10:00 AM MDT
A Peek Behind the Curtain
Program Description: Wendelin will share insights from her twenty years in publishing, including story development and structure, revision (its importance and how to learn to love it), what it means to “be a writer” (habits, training your brain, becoming a finisher), and “a peek behind the curtain” of traditional publishing (agents, editors, copy-editors, design), with a goal of inspiring members to keep writing no matter the obstacles.
Short Bio: Wendelin Van Draanen is the bestselling author of more than thirty novels, sold around the world. She has written both series and stand-alone titles including the Edgar-winning 18-book Sammy Keyes series and Flipped, which became a Warner Brothers feature film. Her first non-fiction book, Hope in the Mail: Reflections on Writing and Life, is a craft guide with publishing insights, suitable for anyone who wants to write.
*Can’t attend live? Not to worry! All registered attendees will receive links to the video replay of the workshop approximately 48 hours afterward, which will be available until July 26, 2021.
Register by June 25, 2021 to attend!