Friday: 10/12/18: 

4:00-4:30: Welcome

4:30-6:30: Roundtable Discussion: “Who Are You As A Writer?” with Sara Johnson Allen

Elevator pitching, preparing for workshop, understanding the power of creating your bio, using query letters and social media as the artist’s tools, articulating your work and artistic vision.

6:30-8:00 Readings

8:00: Dinner on your own

Saturday: 10/13/18:

8:00-9:00 Informal discussion and writing time

9:00-12:00 Critique workshops

12:00-2:00 Lunch on your own

2:00-4:00 Group writing

4:00-4:30 Coffee break

4:30-6:00 Roundtable Discussion: "Research for Writers" with Laura McCune-Poplin

Identifying and maximizing research strategies, mining the web for both inspiration and information, brainstorming resources with other writers.

6:00-8:00 Readings

8:00 Dinner on your own

Sunday: 10/14/18:

8:00-9:00: Informal discussion and writing time

9:00-12:00: Critique workshops

12:00-2:00 Lunch on your own

2:00-3:00: Group writing

3:00-3:30: Coffee break

3:30-5:00: Roundtable Discussion: "Pathways to Publication" with Michelle Bailat-Jones

Discussing submissions and contests, rejecting the myth of "this is the only way to do it", learning from other writers' journeys, creating your personal pathway to publication