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NSU Alvin Sherman Library Writing Workshops: Upcoming Workshops

A guide to the Alvin Sherman Library's free adult virtual writing workshops and online resources.

Self-Publishing Made Simple with Nancy J. Cohen (Online)

Do you want to reissue your backlist titles or become a hybrid author by publishing new works in between your traditionally contracted books? Or perhaps you have a novel that doesn’t fit genre guide…

Date:
Saturday, Jun 4, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Online, Online
Categories:
Adult Summer - Adult Virtual Events Writing Workshops

Suspend, Twist, Reverse: The Gymnastics of Writing a Riveting Story with Dorian Cirrone (Online)

No matter what type of story you're writing--novel, memoir, picture book--you need to capture your reader with suspense and surprise. In this workshop, we'll examine three types of suspense, s…

Date:
Saturday, Jun 11, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Online, Online
Categories:
Adult Summer - Adult Virtual Events Writing Workshops

Perseverance: Establishing your Writing Goals and Achieving them despite Personal and Professional Setbacks with V.S. Alexander (Online)

Whether you’re a beginner, self-published, or a traditionally published writer who feels the need to recharge—learn how to persevere, how to stare down rejection, rise from the jaws of defeat, or …

Date:
Saturday, Jun 18, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location:
Online, Online
Categories:
Adult Summer - Adult Virtual Events Writing Workshops

Generating and Keeping Track of Character and Place Names with Neil Plakcy (Online)

Do you have trouble choosing names for your characters? Are they either ordinary like John and Jennifer, or awkward for some readers to pronounce? Neil Plakcy, author of over fifty mystery and romance…

Date:
Saturday, Jun 25, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Online, Online
Categories:
Adult Summer - Adult Virtual Events Writing Workshops

Bringing It All Together with Charles Todd (Online)

What ingredients do you need to have before you begin to write? How often should you refresh your memory with your research and background information? Finally, how has the writing process changed you…

Date:
Saturday, Jul 23, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Online, Online
Categories:
Adult Summer - Adult Virtual Events Writing Workshops

Writing Short Fiction…Tips from the Pros with Diane A.S. Stuckart (Online)

There’s more than length to think about when writing short fiction. Learn from the experts the tricks, tips, and techniques for crafting saleable short stories no matter your genre. DIANE A.S…

Date:
Saturday, Jul 30, 2022
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Online, Online
Categories:
Adult Summer - Adult Virtual Events Writing Workshops