Workshops

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August 3–August 7, 2018
Revision Retreat 2018

All writers need to revise: this workshop will show you how. Whether you’re writing picture books, graphic novels, poetry, nonfiction, >>

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Novels
  • Writing Intensive
August 12–August 18, 2018
Whole Novel Workshop MG/YA 2018

Revise and polish your novel in preparation for submission. Take your novel to the next level! Our instructors will challenge >>

  • Fiction
  • Novels
September 30–October 3, 2018
DIY Repair Kit for Writers: Get Your Fixer-Upper Ready to Sell 2018

For published and pre-published authors who have a novel that needs to be renovated for sale. Have a fixer-upper manuscript? >>

  • Fiction
  • Novels
October 4–October 7, 2018
Beginner’s Class in World Building and World Conjuring 2018

Writers of speculative, science fiction, magical realism or fantasy novels: this workshop will teach you the techniques of worldbuilding, the >>

  • Fiction
  • Novels
October 21–October 24, 2018
Elements of Plot with Grace Lin and Padma Venkatraman 2018

Find your way through your novel, from point to point and place to place. Crafting engaging characters and an interesting >>

  • Fiction
  • Novels
November 4–November 8, 2018
Getting Your Middle Grade and Young Adult Novel Unstuck 2018

An intimate workshop for middle grade and young adult authors looking to explore or revise and polish a work in >>

  • Fiction
  • Novels
November 8–November 11, 2018
A Master Class: Creating the Moment that Transcends – Climax, Complication, and Going Far Enough 2018

An intense study into building scenes with emotional impacts for your readers. The novel is first a story with a >>

  • Novels
  • Writing Intensive