Writers Group Convention 2021 program

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Multi-award-winning editor and author Geneve Flynn will show you how to harness the power of specifics. One of the best ways to connect with your reader is to be specific. We don’t think in abstract terms; we think in story.

Carolyn Martinez – Director/Editor of Hawkeye Publishing, will discuss –

Judging competitions—what stands out for the right, and wrong, reasons

What competition credits signify to a publisher

Which submissions go to the head of the reading queue

Tania Joyce, successful author of heart wrenching rockstar, contemporary and new adult romance stories will enlighten us about “The business of being a Self-published Author – From publishing to marketing everything yourself. How to manage your time and keep writing”

Lauren Elise Daniels, editor, mentor, awarded poet and award-winning author, directs the Brisbane Writers Workshop. Lauren will share her ideas on crafting characters who connect deeply with readers.

Sunday 17th October 2021 – 9.00am – 12.30pm

Northgate Hall, 71 Scott Street has on street parking, a bus stop outside the front door and Virginia train station 10 minutes walk away

Doors open at 8.15am – Ticket price $20 – Morning tea – Display tables

We provide contactless ticketing and will follow government COVID safe protocols. Refunds will be available if the event is cancelled. Click here for your ticket https://www.ticketebo.com.au/wgc2021