August 1 – 19, 2016 This online course will include reference handouts for drafting a query for traditional publishers, writing
Pennwriters believes in educating our membership on the craft of writing and the business of publishing. Pennwriters is building careers, one course at a time. This August we have two wonderful courses with two amazing instructors. Scrivener Class with Pat Haggerty, August 1-26, 50 Shades of Publishing with Deanna R. Adams, August 1-19 and Character Workshop - BYOC (Bring Your Own Character) with Alex Lidell October 3-24. All courses cost $49. Find out more about our classes and read testimonials from all around the world!
Pennwriters offers a wide variety of resources and opportunities for writers of all levels and concentrations. Become more successful in your craft and career and join us today. To find out more about Pennwriters and what we offer, go to our Why Join page. There, you can also download a membership flyer to join/renew via USPS. Renewing Members: Yearly renewal is approaching! July 1st of every year annual dues are due. If you have any issues renewing or cannot remember your username, email the webmaster.
The Penn Writer
The Pennwriters Membership Newsletter is a bi-monthly publication with member news, articles and more. Each publication has a theme and a request for submissions. It is available in print via USPS and available here online in PDF form. Non Members can see an example of The Penn Writer here. Members can peruse present and past newsletters here. The deadline for September/October submissions is August 1st! Email submissions or questions to our Penn Writer Editor, Heather Desuta.
Aug. 1 – Aug. 26, 2016 Scrivener is the premier application for the creation of novels, novellas, and like works.
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