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January 2015

Three Keys to Compelling Storytelling – Ray Rhamey

January 10, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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Using instructions packed with examples that generate insights and sprinkled with writing exercises, this presentation will deliver some of the “how-to’s” that the pros use for successful storytelling.

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Strengthen Your Narrative – Molly Best Tinsley

January 10, 2015 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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This workshop is ideal for those interested or involved in telling a story, regardless of genre­—fiction, creative non-fiction (memoir), and plays. We will explore the process of bringing out the structure of a narrative by focusing on these goals: Discover the best point of entry into your story Develop your main character’s mission, enemy and…

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February 2015

Literary Agent – Fiona Kenshole

February 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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Find out what an agent does and how they work with writers to build and manage their careers, from first idea to movie deal. Get insider information on: What an agent looks for.kenshole-fiona_color Dos and don’ts of query letters. How to craft an “elevator pitch.” Please note: morning lecture (10am - 12pm) is free for…

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March 2015

Introduction to Self-Publishing – Patricia Marshall

March 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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Self-publishing is a complex task that goes far beyond writing a book. We’ll cover the basic issues that self-publishing authors need to address, including:  Preparing your manuscript for publishing. Creating compelling covers. Getting your book to market. Please note: morning lecture (10am - 12pm) is free for members, afternoon workshop (1:30pm - 4:30pm) is $30.

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April 2015

Everyday Book Marketing – Midge Raymond – Central Point

April 4, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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$30

Book marketing begins before publication. Learn a range of marketing basics, from author websites and blogs to event opportunities. Develop marketing strategies that fit in with your regularly scheduled life. Please note: morning lecture (10am - 12pm) is free for members, afternoon workshop (1:30pm - 4:30pm) is $30.

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May 2015

How to Give Your Writing Character and Depth, Central Point

May 2, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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Elizabeth Lyon speaks about How to Give Your Writing Character and Depth at the Southern Oregon Chapter meeting of Willamette Writers.

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June 2015

Jill Kelly presents Revisions and Editing towards Publication, Southern Oregon

June 6, 2015 @ 10:00 am
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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$10

Morning Presentation: Getting Support for Your Manuscript. From coaches to beta-readers, workshops to retreats, self-editing to a paid editor, we’ll discuss 12 ways to bring your manuscript to completion: How to get it written with the least struggle. How to get it polished with the least hassle. Staying out of Discouragement Land. How to know…

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September 2015

Kim Griswell presents Voice, Central Point

September 12, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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SOUTHERN OREGON (Medford/Central Point) Saturday, September 12, 2015 Kim Griswell "Finding Your Voice" Morning Presentation: "Voice-The Elusive Element that Sets Your Writing Apart" 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Free to members, $10 for visitors Our greatest writers write from their guts, from their own truths. They do so by writing with voice. In this session,…

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October 2015

Bill Sullivan, Writing For a Living, Central Point

October 10, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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Bill Sullivan “Writing for a Living” SOUTHERN OREGON (Medford/Central Point) Saturday, October 10, 2015 Morning Presentation: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Free to members, $10.00 guests What is the secret to making a living as a writer? Join author Bill Sullivan for a nuts-and-bolts look at diverse ways to succeed as a writer. Find out:…

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November 2015

Robert Arellano:”Unlocking the Power of Place, Unleashing the Complexity of Character”

November 7, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street
Central Point, OR
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With examples from D.H. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, and Stephen King, Arellano will elucidate how literary masters bring their settings to life and give birth to unforgettable characters. You will learn how to harness this magic for your own writing.

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