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WWotR: The Nuts & Bolts of Writing and Selling Short Stories – a Workshop with Sarina Dorie

April 30, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

$35 - $45.00

FB_EVENT_WWOTR_201604WorkshopOn April 30 in Corvallis:
The Nuts & Bolts of Writing and Selling Short Stories
| A Workshop with Sarina Dorie |

Come to this fast-paced workshop to learn how to sell short fiction, where to find markets, what you need to include in a cover letter for short stories, and more. Sarina Dorie will share
the secrets to her success so that you can write short stories and make money selling them. Bring writing materials to experiment with short-story techniques.

Where and When

Saturday, April 30, 2016
10 AM – 5 PM
Comfort Suites
1730 NW 9th Street
Corvallis, Oregon

A little about Sarina Dorie

Sarina Dorie has sold over 100 short stories to magazines and anthologies in the last six years. She has published in the genres of fantasy, sci-fi, romance, humor, and non-fiction; has won numerous awards; and has several published novels. Sarina has worked as an English, art, and dance teacher; a copy editor at an advertising agency; and a writer. She joined her first critique group when she was sixteen, and has given workshops at Willamette Writers, Romance Writers of America, Wordcrafters, and various science-fiction conventions like Worldcon and Gearcon.

Registration

Registration opens March 1st and closes April 22.

Rates:

  • Student Rate: $25
  • Early-Bird Rate (March 1 – April 1):
    • $35 WW members
    • $45 non-members
  • Fees increase by $10 after April 1st.
Register Now

Food and Drink

Water is provided by the hotel. Please bring your own snacks.

For lunch, the following restaurants are within easy walking distance:

  • New China Buffet
  • El Sol de Mexico
  • Pastini Pastaria
  • Jamba Juice
  • Starbucks
  • Trader Joe’s (pre-packaged lunches)

If driving, there are more food options available 2-4 blocks north on 9th Street.

Cancellation Policy

Cancel by 5pm April 8th, to receive a full refund.

If we don’t have a minimum of 10 participants by the close of registration (April 22nd), we will cancel the event and issue full refunds.

Sponsored by Willamette Writers on the River. WWotR is the Corvallis area chapter of Willamette Writers.

Details

Date:
April 30, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$35 - $45.00
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Website:
http://willamettewriters.org/wwotr/

Venue

Comfort Suites, Corvallis
1730 NW 9th Street
Corvallis, OR 97068 United States
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Website:
http://willamettewriters.org/wwotr/

Bill Johnson

Bill is Office Manager for Willamette Writers (a title that doesn't do justice for all he does), and Registration Chair for the Conference Committee. Although technically not on the Board of Directors, he provides invaluable information and service for the organization. He is the author of A Story is a Promise. Contact him. 

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