Samantha Hoffman of the Chicago Writers Association joins us to break down the CWA and its flagship annual event, the Let's Just Write conference.
With help from over half a dozen voicemails left for her at our call-in number, conference director Laurie Scheer discusses this year's upcoming Writers' Institute in Madison, Wisconsin.
It may only be January, but you better believe I've got a number of events already lined up for this new year. So when and where will you be able to find me in person? So far, these are my confirmed appearance dates with links to the events in question. University of Wisconsin Writers' Institute… Continue reading Come Find Me in 2020!
I had a wonderful time at this last weekend's WisCon 43, which was held in Madison, Wisconsin at the Concourse Hotel. Not only did I attend as a vendor peddling my EMPATHY-verse wares, but I was also included on a panel about writing a series and had the chance to lead a couple of workshops… Continue reading Huzzah! A WisCon 43 Recap
I can't believe it's already here! This Friday, May 24th through Monday, May 27th, I'll be at WisCon as an invited speaker, panelist, and vendor. Though I'll be posted outside the Dealers' Room with my full EMPATHY setup throughout the conference, the conference will really kick-off for me on Friday with a 4:00 p.m. panel… Continue reading This Week: r. r. campbell at WisCon!
Back in 2013, I attended the University of Wisconsin's Writers' Institute for the first time as a bright-eyed, self-styled savant, ready for agent pitches and the success that would surely follow. Things didn't exactly work out as planned. Though I walked away from every pitch with a request for pages, nothing ever came of those… Continue reading On Finding and Embracing Community
We've got a schedule, folks! Plan accordingly. In between tabling throughout the conference, I'll be at WisCon 43 participating in a panel about writing a series, as well as leading two sessions on the craft of writing in general. The full schedule of my time at WisCon is as follows--- Plotting Past Book One (Panel)… Continue reading r. r. campbell at WisCon 43 – Schedule Now Available!
This last weekend I had the good fortune to visit the UW Writers' Institute in Madison, Wisconsin as an invited speaker and book day participant! Not only did I have a great time and meet some exceptionally talented writers, but a number of attendees swung by the EMPATHY table during the book sale to nab… Continue reading The EMPATHY Series at the UW Writers’ Institute
This Thursday through Sunday, author r. r. campbell will be attending the University of Wisconsin Writers' Institute, which The Writer magazine recently selected as the best conference for writers in the state of Wisconsin. Not only will r. r. be in attendance talking shop and selling books, he'll also be leading four sessions on the craft and… Continue reading This Week: Author r.r. campbell at the UW Writers’ Institute
Though I've previously noted my upcoming appearance at WisCon 43 as a vendor, I'm now thrilled to announce I've been invited to lead two sessions on the craft of writing during the course of the conference. The two sessions I'll be leading are--- Solidify Your Scenes with the Five Core Components of Scene Structure Why… Continue reading Update: R.R. Campbell to Speak at WisCon 43