Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Muse Online Writer's Conference

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Registration for the Muse Online Writer's Conference has been extended to September 20th!

This year's conference will be held October 12 - 18, 2009

Here are some agents who will be participating:
*Come and chat with literary agent Chip MacGregor. Mr. MacGregor is the founder of the MacGregor Literary Agency. He will also be doing a one hour pitch session.

*Rachelle Gardner is an agent with WordServe Literary Group representing both fiction and nonfiction, and specializing in the Christian market. Come chat with her and pose your agent/author questions.

Here are some workshops that will be going on:
Brainstorming/Q & A about Synopsis Writing Tips for Fiction Submissions with Anita McClellan

Write as Tight as Granny's New Girdle with Margot Finke

Online Marketing for Authors: Build a Platform and Sell More Books with Stephanie Chandler

How to Write Power Sentences with June Diehl

Decorate Your Work with Sprigs of Humor with Ron Berry

First Pages and the YA market with Kim Baccellia

The best part? This conference comes to you from the comfort of your own home. LOL!

I'm registered.

Are you?


C. D. Yates said...

I am! :) I think this is the only conference I'll be able to afford for awhile. (It's free.) I think the amount of work that Lea is putting into it is amazing and I'm sure it's going to be great.

Terri Tiffany said...

I hadn't heard about this, I will check it out:)

Wendy @ All in a Day's Thought said...

Just signed up. What an excellent resource! Thank you for sharing this. Might email you w/ a question.
~ Wendy

Raghav said...

dont knw about the conference, but a lovely sweet blog this

Chicki said...

Sounds good.

beth said...

You convinced me! I just signed up!!! :)

Jeanette Levellie said...

Looks wonderful, especially Granny's girdle!

Jessica said...

Whoa. It's online? Yikes. I'm going to check it out. Thanks for the heads up!

Jill Kemerer said...

Write as tight as granny's girdle?? That's hilarious! I'm checking this one out!

Karen said...

This sounds really awesome. I'm going to have to check this out.

Stephanie Faris said...

Ugh. We have my boyfriend's daughter all weekend, with birthday celebrations planned for both days. I don't think I'll be able to get away for a second.

Shelley Munro said...

It sounds like a great lineup. I really like Rachelle Gardner's blog. It's always full of good tips and market info.

Prixie said...

i love how the site is modelled after a book. lovely stuff! think i will register