Writers’ Conference 2014

April 9, 2014

QWSW Logo

You have a story to tell — a book to write — a dream to be published!

What are you waiting for?

Energize your writing; learn from accomplished authors; editors, book designers and publishers; and connect with other writers.

Turn your writing dreams into reality.

The Quit Whining Start Writing
2014 Writers’ Conference

Friday, October 17, 2014
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm ET

Evening reception with Sue William Silverman, Author of The Pat Boone Fan Club: My Life as a White Anglo-Saxon Jew; Love Sick: One Woman’s Journey through Sexual Addiction;  Because I Remember Terror, Father, I Remember You;  Fearless Confessions: A Writer’s Guide to Memoir; and, Hieroglyphics in Neon, a collection of poetry, hosted by Val Lego of WZZM13. Cocktail reception with cash bar and hors d’ oeuvres.

Saturday, October 18, 2014
9:00 am to 5:00 pm ET

Group sessions with authors, editors, designers, publishers & marketing professionals!

Check out our conference workshops and list of speakers here!

L. William Seidman Center – Grand Valley State University
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Manuscript Consultations:  Agent Alice Spielburg of Spielberg Literary Agency will read a sample of your work (10-page sample), then meet with you for a one-on-one, 15-minute consultation. SPACE IS LIMITED.  Fee is $25.  You will receive additional information after you register.  (Click on “Manuscript Consultations” above for more details)

Eventbrite - The Quit Whining Start Writing 2014 Writers' Conference

The Quit Whining Start Writing
2014 Writers’ Conference

Registration includes Friday night event, Saturday continental breakfast and lunch.

Regular Registration deadline October 6th, 2014: $175

Eventbrite - The Quit Whining Start Writing 2014 Writers' Conference

Program advertising space available: Please contact Tricia McDonald at tricia@splatteredinkpress.com for more information.

Refund Policy:  Please note that because we expect this to be a sell-out conference, we must have ample time to seek and register a replacement should you be forced to cancel your attendance to The Quit Whining Start Writing 2014 Writers’ Conference. For that reason, the deadline to cancel your registration and receive a partial refund (50%) is September 15, 2014. After that date, we will not be able to offer any refunds.

Come back soon for more information on conference schedule, manuscript consultations & speaker announcements!