Fall writing classes in the fine state of Montana!
A busy fall for me, and I’m hoping to see some writers out and about at these gatherings…
The Flathead River Writer’s Conference – September 27th & 28th in Kalispell. For more information check out the Authors of the Flathead website www.authorsoftheflathead.org
The Montana Romance Writer’s Conference - October 4th & 5th in Bozeman, MT. Montana RWA Conference
And I’m also teaching these courses through Flathead Valley Community College:
The Write Business (6 weeks)
Develop the business skills necessary to help your writing career succeed! Whether you aim to be an indie author, find or keep a traditional publisher, freelance, blog, serialize your non-fiction or fiction, or take Hollywood by storm, you are an entrepreneur. In addition to the creative work of writing, you need to track finances, prioritize key resources and activities, identify and utilize avenues to get to your readers, and build the support of an unofficial but highly effective board of directors.
Mondays Oct 6 – Nov 10 3 – 5:30 p.m. $249
BUS 9240A AT Bldg Rm 206
Editing Tips & Tricks(1 session)
No one wants to be responsible for a piece of writing riddled with errors, but we often read and re-read a document not sure what we’re even looking for. Armed with specific editing tools, you can sign off on more polished writing in less time. Leave with a checklist to shift your focus from merely reading to quickly and accurately spotting and fixing writing and grammatical errors.
Oct 7 BC Bldg Rm 118 COMM 9029A
Novel Challenge (5 weeks)
Celebrate National Novel Writing Month with fellow writers and take a big bite out of your novel in 30 days! First class meeting in October will be to strategize our attack. The weekly November classes will be to discuss the craft of writing and the challenges of keeping the words flowing for all thirty days of November. When we have reached our goal, we’ll spend the last evening celebrating and looking ahead to revising.
Mondays Oct 27-Nov 24 6-8:30 p.m. $74
ENGL 1107A AT Bldg Rm 205
For more information and to register, click on FVCC…
Happy reading & Happy learning!