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Making it in Changing Times one day conference on January 25

Written By: Jessica Morrell - Jan• 09•14

Writers, mark your calendars for a truly remarkable conference. Unlike most writers’ conferences, you need not block out a week, merely a day, and that’s January 25th, 2014, when Making It in Changing Times Mini-Conference for Writers comes to Portland, Oregon. Learn practical valuable information that you can immediately put to use in your writing and career in a single and affordable day of workshops.

Here’s a rundown of events. After a writing prompt Sage Cohen begins the day by showing writers how to be Fierce on the Page. Then it’s Jessica Morrell with 10 Tips for Openers that Captivate, covering those crucial first few paragraphs that make or break a book’s sale. During lunch, it’s Blaze Your Own Trail and Other Wisdom for Kicking Your Career into High Gear with Karen Karbo, author of the best-selling Kick Ass women series, describing how to build and sustain a career writing what only you can write. Next, Jessica Morrell spills the Secrets & Lies behind fascinating characters and storylines. Rhonda Hughes of Hawthorne Books will talk about how Independent Publishing has Never been Better. Finally, C. Morgan Kennedy and Theresa Patrick will teach a workshop, Pull, POP, Seamless Self-Promotion, or how to take control of your promotion in only 10% of your writing time.

Cost is $99 and included Continental breakfast and catered lunch.

For the complete schedule and registration info go here.


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