Immersion Writing Workshop
June 1-8, 2008
Seven Days of Writing
Need a non-stop immersion writing session to
finish your novel, screenplay, memoir, or short story collection?
This is the place.
Casa Monica Hotel (special rates apply) Again,
this is the place. Writing your heart out in scenic North Florida
at the historic Casa Monica Hotel.
Sea Level Immersion Faculty includes author Dorothy Allison and Oprah-pick
author Connie May Fowler.
literary agent Joy Harris of New York's Joy Harris Literary Agency;
Kate Sullivan, founder of the literary quarterly magazine WSQJ
(WordSmitten Quarterly Journal) and executive editor of wordsmitten.com;
and, Laura van den Berg, editor-in-chief of Redivider: a journal
of new literature and art and assistant editor of Ploughshares.
register for Connie May Fowler's Below Sea Level event held June 1-8,
2008, click here: Connie
This event is
hosted by Connie May Fowler, author of "Before Women Had Wings."
This novel, selected by Oprah's Book Club, was subsequently optioned
by Oprah Winfrey for a made-for-TV-movie. Other novels by Connie May
Fowler include "Sugar Cage" and "The Problem With Murmur
Plan now to register and attend the upcoming workshop featuring Jane
Friedman, editorial director of Writer's Digest Books.
Join us March 22 on the legendary Gulf Coast of Florida for a fun
and informative writing workshop. Visit the seaside towns of Clearwater,
Dunedin, St. Petersburg and Tampa for an exciting adventure in writing.
Enjoy warm weather in Florida and great writing and publishing tips
from outstanding speakers.
Register early to receive
a discount and a free copy of "Writer's Market" while supplies
last (Retail Value $49.99). Jane Friedman and Writer's Digest Books
are donating 50 copies of this great writing resource, so register
early to be eligible for a copy and to enjoy her workshop session.
Writing Workshop Series.
If you missed our recent writing workshops,
held in sunny St. Petersburg, Florida, we all had
an outstanding time and wanted to thank everyone who attended.
What great events!
practical writing workshop
gives you the tips to:
Write in your pajamas! Freelance from home.
• Research your topic for a manuscript - be innovative.
• Recognize a story's lead (lede) and thesis - what is this?
• Write a compelling query letter to a magazine editor.
• Secrets to freelance writing - time management, how?
• Find a literary agent - one is best for my writing style.
• Tips on getting visible - book promotion and what works.
for WordSmitten's Winter 2008 event, send your registration
fee to us using our secure online transaction method and include your
email and contact information. PayPal provides secure transactions
and respects your privacy.
We write with the
porch light on, expecting at any moment
that either truth or irony will appear on the doorstep.
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