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Next Level Fiction with James Scott Bell

June 28–30, 2013James Scott Bell

Next Level Fiction with

James Scott Bell

Courtyard Marriott Silicon Valley, Newark, CA

"In one weekend I'll teach you more secrets about writing novels that sell than most writers will learn in years of trial and error. And I’ll help you take your current project to the next level.”

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Prose in Motion with Davis Bunn

September 14–15, 2013

Prose in Motion with Davis Bunn

Courtyard Marriott Silicon Valley, Newark, CA

Learn how to craft fiction for commercial success! Davis will teach you how to go from the blank page to the best-seller lists. This intensive two-day event is a first for Davis.

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Advanced Story Mastery with Michael Hauge

October 19–20, 2013

Advanced Story Mastery with Michael Hauge

Courtyard Marriott Silicon Valley, Newark, CA

Be prepared to be blown away by this innovative approach to story mastery. This unprecedented event for screenwriters and fiction writers of all genres expands on Michael’s principles of The Hero’s 2 Journeys.

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Writing for Life Workshops is the realization of a long-held dream of copyeditor and writing coach C. S. Lakin. The desire to hold quality writing workshops featuring best-selling authors and highly acclaimed writing instructors in the San Francisco region led to the launch of this new company.

What makes Writing for Life Workshops so special and unique is we provide an ideal intimate venue in a desirable, easy-to-access location to create a learning environment that is welcoming and special. Each workshop will allow the featured presenter to go deep into his program to share his expertise in his craft over two or three full days, rather than just offer a brief talk in a lineup of numerous presenters. The Courtyard Marriott in Silicon Valley provides a comfortable venue and excellent food, as well as affordable rates for attendees wanting to stay at the hotel throughout the event.

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It is our desire to provide the most appealing and enjoyable experience for writers so they can take full advantage of the wisdom and experience of the best writing instructors of our time. We’re excited by our lineup for 2013, with James Scott Bell, Davis Bunn, and Michael Hauge–who combined have taught workshops to tens of thousands of writers worldwide. Don’t miss out on this terrific opportunity to learn technique that will help make you the best writer you can be. Whether you’re a beginner or aspiring writer or one who is already “writing for life,” we invite you to join us this upcoming year in Newark, CA.