Saturday Schedule

PLEASE NOTE: All times listed are Central Standard Time. Please adjust to your time zone if necessary.


9:00-9:30 am

9:30-10:15 am

10:30-11:30 am





12:30-1:30 pm





1:45-2:45 pm





3:00-3:45 pm

3:45-4:45 pm

4:45-5:00 pm







Keynote Session 1 - Rachel Hauck

Workshop Session 1





Workshop Session 2







Workshop Session 3





Keynote Session 2 - Rachel Hauck

Editor and Agent Panel






A)  Shannon Vannatter - Avoiding Rejection and Redlines

B)  Alice Faye Duncan - Writing Fiction for Children*

C)  Kathy Cretsinger - Understanding the Different Ways to Publish Your Book

D)  Susan Page Davis - Crafting Great Scenes

A)  Delores Topliff - The Three C's of Poetry

B)  Rachel Hauck - Dialogue: the Fuel of Every Story Engine

C)  Dell Self - Book Interior Essentials for Non-Fiction Self-Publishers

D)  Bethany Jett - One Sheet Wonders: Hit a Home Run!

A)   Rhonda Dragomir - Contest Savvy: Enter and Win!

B)   Harriet Michael - Freelancing 101

C)   April Smith Carpenter - Self Care & Fitness Tips for Writers

D)   Tamara Clymer - Cut the Clutter

2021 Schedule of Events