Join us for an amazing three-day event! What better way to kick your writing into gear for the Fall than to attend our FALL FOR WRITING conference?
WANT TO REGISTER FOR THE WHOLE CONFERENCE? ATTEND UP TO 10 SESSIONS FOR $100 ($125 nonmembers)! Click the BUY IT NOW button at the top of this page and you can register for each of the sessions you are interested in OR see the schedule below and buy “a la carte” by purchasing each session for $20 a session ($25 for nonmembers).
The schedule below has links to more information about each workshop.
Please note: There has been a small change to the schedule since the email went out announcing the workshops. We apologize for any confusion this may cause.
Note, if you want to purchase the special 10 sessions for ONE LOW PRICE, you must do the BUY IT NOW for the conference on this page or at the link provided on each session page. If you purchase just one session you will be charge $20/$25 per session.
There are 10 sessions in the Ink Spot for one low price. There are additional events and panels for extra (most $5, drop in cost with no registration required). Each session below is a link to a page with more information about what will be covered by the instructor.
Friday 10/25 at the Ink Spot
6:00-7:00pm Opening Reception/Speaker: Laurel Corona (no registration required, FREE)
7:00-8:00pm Reading (no registration required, suggested donation $5)
8:15-9:30pm Panel: MFA programs & Other Academic Options for Writers (hosted by Kim Keeline) (no registration required, suggested donation $5)
Ink Spot Inspirations Gallery
9:00-10:45am Creating Unforgettable Characters (Marni Freedman) Morning Room to Write (Free for Members/$5 non-members)
11:00am-12:45pm Screenwriting (Carlos de los Rios) Yoga and Writing ($5)
1:00-2:00pm Lunch break (on your own) Rejection Salon (hosted by Judy Reeves) (suggested $5 donation)
2:00-3:45pm Memoir: Writing About Illness (Tom Larson) Art and Writing (hosted by Sarah Sleeper) (suggested $5 donation)
4:00-5:45pm Brainstorming: Breaking Free of the Blocks and Creating Content (Kim Keeline) Blogging Basics for Writers (Indy Quillen)
6:00-7:45pm Writing Fiction (Mark Clements) Panel: Genre Writing (hosted by Caitlin Rother) (suggested $5 donation)
8:00-9:30pm Panel: Editing and Publishing (hosted by T. Greenwood) (no registration required; suggested $5 donation) Trivial Writers: Literary Trivia Contest with Prizes (hosted by Kim Keeline) (suggested $5 donation)
Ink Spot Inspirations Gallery
9:00-10:45am “20 Ways to Make it Better” (Judy Reeves) Book sale/exchange and Writer Meetup (FREE coffee!) (hosted by Kristen Fogle)
11:00am-12:45pm Poetry Read and Critique (Annie Mascorro) Book sale/exchange and Writer Meetup (FREE coffee!) (hosted by Kristen Fogle)
1:00-2:00pm Lunch break (on your own) Playful Poetry Salon ($5 suggested donation) (hosted by Jim Moreno)
2:00-3:45pm TBA Writing Prompt Session ($5 suggested donation) (hosted by Nicole Vollrath)
4:00-5:45 Writing Your Novel (Drusilla Campbell)
6:00-7:45 Editing (Jennifer Silva Redmond)
8:00-9:30pm Reading/Closing Ceremony (FREE) (Keeline)