Friday, April 11, 2014

HWG Writing Workshop in St. George, Utah




Writing Workshop

Saturday, April 26, 2014 – 9 to 1

The Club House at Vista Ridge
1331 N. Dixie Downs

8:30 to 9:00 – Registration

9:00 to 9:15 — Welcome & Introductions

9:15 to 10:00 -—"Who Tells the Tale? Choosing and Using the Best Point of View for                                        Your Story”

Karla Seamons is a recent graduate from Dixie State University where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in English. During her time there she had creative works published in the university’s literary journal The Southern Quill, including a piece that received the third place award for the Annie Atkins Tanner Memorial scholarship. She is a lifelong lover of literature and writing who squeezes in time for both while keeping up with her six children and amazing husband.

10:00 – 11:00 —Book trailers, creating a story board for your book trailer. Check Slimekids for samples. blogs, power point presentations. Book Bub? Amy’s success with an ad. See some samples, good and not so good. Do they work?

11:00 – 11:30 – Break – snacks, socialize

11:30 – 2:00 – Plotting – using a spread sheet. Why it works.

Amy Jarecki, co-president of HWG, is a bestselling author of Scottish historical romance and has won multiple writing awards. She lives in St. George with her husband, Bob. For fun, she hikes, bikes and plays a mean game of golf. Born in California, Amy holds an MBA from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Cost:—$10.00 for members if paid by April 23, $15 at the door 
            $15.00 for non-members if Paid by April 23, $20/00 at the door/
            Mail checks made out to HWG to M. Richardson, 1313 West Lake Drive, Ivins, UT 84738