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S. FL Writers Workshops

Posted by Nancy J. Cohen on May 17, 2011

If you’re going to be around South Florida this summer and have an interest in fiction writing, check out these workshops by multi-published authors. Note that I am teaching the last one on September 24.    writer pencil

The Authors Academy

Writing Workshops for Tomorrow’s Authors!

All workshops are $25 per person. Register for all eight and get one free!

Reservations are required. 561-279-7790 or

Saturday June 11, 10am – Noon
Where Does Your Novel Start? Show me the story and I’ll show you the book.
Instructor: Randy Rawls, author of the Ace Edwards PI mysteries.

Saturday June 25, 10am – Noon
From Idea To Novel. Plotting, the backbone of every book.
Instructor: Karen Kendall, author of Take Me For a Ride.

Saturday July 16, 10am – Noon
What a Character! Creating and developing characters that withstand the test of time.
Instructor: Sharon Potts, author of Someone’s Watching.

Saturday July 23, 10am – Noon
It’s Not Just Scenery. How to use setting to build emotion and drive your story forward.
Instructor: Allison Chase, author of Outrageously Yours.

Saturday July 30, 10am – Noon
Stay on the Yellow Brick Road. Keep your story from wandering.
Instructor: Jonathon King, author of Midnight Guardians.

Saturday August 13, 10am – Noon
Point of View. Whose head are we in and why are we there?
Instructor: Diane A.S. Stuckart, author of the Leonardo da Vinci series.

Saturday September 10, 10am – Noon
How To Get Published. Learn what it takes to get your work published.
Instructor: Joanna Campbell Slan, author of Photo Snap Shot.

Saturday September 24, 10am – Noon
Finding an Agent. Query letters, synopses, and the pitch!
Instructor: Nancy J. Cohen, author of the Bad Hair Day mysteries.

All workshops will be held at Murder on the Beach
Bookstore, 273 NE 2nd Avenue, Delray Beach, from 10am to Noon. All instructors are multi-published authors. Charge for each workshop is $25 per person. Register for all eight, only $175. Get one free! Cash, check or credit cards accepted.

Make Your Reservation Now!
561-279-7790 or


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