HEAR FROM SPEAKERS
Author of The Valkyrie
Author of The Book Eaters
HarperVoyager, Harper Collins
Co-Founder of Reedsy
Author of How to Market a Book
Author of Always the Almost
Wednesday Books, Macmillan
TO GET YOU WRITING
Mastering Your Craft
Building Tension In Your Opening Pages
Discuss the purpose of tension, how to identify it, and how to use your protagonist's wants and needs (not just an external inciting incident) to build momentum for your book's opening, no matter what genre you write!
Concept, Pitch, & Hook: Query Letter Deconstruction
Understanding queries is extremely helpful for understanding why and how books are picked up by publishers. In this workshop, we'll explore what makes an effective query letter and more.
Make Me Bad: How to Write a Good Villain
This workshop will give writers the tools necessary to keep their antagonists from becoming one-dimensional clichés, helping to breathe more depth, nuance, stakes, and believability into a story.