May 072018
 

OUR PROGRAM

Having a Submission-worthy Opening:
It’s important to be able to grab the interest of the reader right from the get-go and in this interactive session we’re going to discuss ways to do that. Bring your first five pages and a simple one-paragraph blurb that tells what your story is about. We’re going to go over some important elements of the first five pages, talk about how to tighten and inject emotion/hooks into your opening, and about ways we can change YOUR manuscript to make it shine.

OUR SPEAKER

L.TalleyLiz Talley: A finalist in both the Romance Writers of America’s Golden Heart contest and Rita awards, Liz is a member of NOLA Stars and often blogs on the 2009 Golden Heart blog – http://www.rubyslippersisterhood.com. She loves strawberries, fishing, retail therapy and is a Virgo.  Liz married her high school sweetheart and has two smart, beautiful boys.  When not writing contemporary romances, she can be found working in the flowerbed or doing laundry.

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TIME: Business Meetings begin at 10:00, with the workshop presentation kicking off at 11:00.

LOCATION:  The 2nd floor of the University Center (Building #4) on the LSU-S campus, located at One University Place, Shreveport, LA 71115.

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