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Kent District Library Writers Conference

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Kent District Library Writers Conference: Crafting Edition

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017
Kent District Library - Service and Meeting Center
814 West River Center NE
Comstock Park MI 49321

The third annual event features Michigan authors and publishing insiders sharing their advice and insight on the craft of writing. Join us to hear about topics such as writing hooks, writing with detail and creating characters and conflict. All genres and skill levels are welcome.

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Editing Consultation

There will also be a one-on-one editing opportunity available for limited participants. Lisa McNeilly Ph.D., the leader of the Cascade Writers Group, will host 15-minute sessions beginning at 8:30 a.m. throughout the conference to read, critique and edit your work. To participate you must have five pages of typed work to be edited. Once registration is full you will receive an email letting you know when your time slot will be and other details.

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Presenters

D.A. Reed, You Had Me at the Hook

Beth Rodgers, Creative Characters and Conflict

Caitlin Horrocks, The Telling Detail: Making Worlds Feel Real

Tracey Groot, Top Ten of Writing Fiction

Marcy Woods