At the 2018 Colorado Gold Writers' Conference run by the Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, I will be presenting. The conference is dedicated to helping writers at every level improve. Presentations cover everything from writing 101 to marketing your book.
What Makes a Novel Young Adult?
Friday, September 7, 2018, 1pm
YA characters think and act with the hormone-fueled passions of teenagers experiencing their first kiss, betrayal, death, first everything. This workshop covers how to develop these characters, what makes a novel YA, and common misconceptions.
Point of View: Options, Benefits, and Pitfalls
Sunday, September 9, 2018, 8am
Point of view can make or break a story, so thought should be put into which character's perspective is provided and how much distance is between the reader and the characters. This class dives deep into the pros, cons, and uses of each point of view.
Register for the conference at the RMFW website.