Connect with New York City literary agents
Meet with major publishing house editors
Pitch your book to agents and editors
Learn how to promote your book via social media and public relations
Participate in a self-publishing panel discussion
Writing the Rockies
This annual weekend workshop features concurrent tracks in mainstream (narrative nonfiction)/genre fiction, poetry, screenwriting plus keynoters, readings, one-on-one pitch, critique sessions. July 2014
It's not a Retreat-it's a Renaissance. We use Florence as a classroom to unlock our creativity, electrify our writing and eat lots of gelato! Apr 12-18, 2015
San Francisco Writers Conference
San Francisco Writing for Change is Sept. 6, 2014. San Francisco Writers Conference featuring 100+ bestselling authors, agents, editors and publishers is Feb 12-15, 2015.
Mendocino Coast Writers Conference
3-day annual conference features small group genre intensives, lectures, readings, one-on-one consultations, editor/agent/publisher chat rooms. Jul 31-Aug 2, 2014. Fort Bragg, CA. Celebrating our 25th season.
Fort Bragg, CA
The Lost Art of Personal Writing
Write for enjoyment, to communicate, or to publish - it all begins with personal writing. St Paul, MN, Jun 20-22, 2014; and Grand Marais, MN, Aug 16-17, 2014
St. Paul & Grand Marais, MN
Irv Bauer Screenwriting in Italy
Two-week Screenwriting Intensive in the story book beauty of Spoleto, Italy. In depth process from Character to First Draft. Small groups, all levels.
Spoleto, Umbria, Italy
Houston Writers Guild
Houston Writers Guild Annual Fall Writing Contest is Open to ALL writers! Entering is easy. $75 prize awarded to first place in each category.
Free Expressions Seminars
Unparalleled instruction, feedback, and inspiration from industry professionals. Our simple goal: to help you achieve artistic and commercial success—now and for your entire writing career.
Minneapolis, MN : Hood River, OR : Virginia Beach, VA : Seattle, WA
Fifth House Lodge Retreat
Joan Lee Hunter offers writing workshops and personalized retreats throughout the year at Fifth House Lodge in Maine.
San Diego & San Francisco, CA : New York, NY : Algonkian Park & Richmond, VA
Abroad Writers' Conference
A Summit of Professional Writers and Award Winning Authors. LAKE COMO June 21 - 28th. SPAIN December 13 - 20th. Workshops with Pulitzer Authors. Nightly Readings and Lectures.
San Francisco Bay Area, CA : LAKE COMO, Italy : Granada, Spain
2015 Las Vegas Writer's Conference
Las Vegas Writer's Conference has sessions and workshops for all levels of writers from beginners to ready to publish whether traditional or self publishing.