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Write In The Springs - 9th Annual ACFW Colorado Springs Writing Conference

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Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Early Bird ACFW Member Ended $75.00 $0.00
Early Bird non-ACFW Member Ended $95.00 $0.00
Regular ACFW Member Ended $95.00 $0.00
Regular non-ACFW Member Ended $115.00 $0.00
At the Door ACFW Member 2d 16h 9m $125.00 $0.00
At the Door non-ACFW Member Apr 1, 2017 $125.00 $0.00

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The Writer's Toolbox

featuring

Cara Putman

 

April 1, 2017

8:30am - 5:00pm

 

NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION

First Evangelical Free Church

820 N 30th Street

Colorado Springs, CO  80904

(Lower Level Fireside Room)

 

Sweep readers into your book with page-turning intensity by learning how to effectively apply these indispensable tools to your craft: unforgettable characters, masterful settings, research accuracy, and vivid writing. Ensure your toolbox is properly equipped for your writing success story. What’s in your toolbox?

                      

BIO: Cara Putman, the award-winning author of 20 books and 3 repackages with more books on the way, is madly racing toward deadline with her first legal romantic suspense for Harper Collins Christian Fiction. She serves on the executive board of American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW), an organization she has served in various roles since 2007. She lives with her husband and four children in Indiana. You can connect with her online at: www.caraputman.com

 

 

Conference Prices

Prices include admission to Saturdays Conference, continental breakfast,

soup, sandwich & salad bar buffet lunch, and all workshop materials.

 

                        EARLY BIRD:   January 1st - February 14th, 2017

                        ACFW Member          $75

                        Non Member               $95

 

                        STANDARD:   February 15th - March 25th, 2017

                        ACFW Member          $95

                        Non Member             $115

 

                        LATE/AT THE DOOR: March 26th - April 1st, 2017

                        ACFW Member          $125

                        Non Member               $125

 

Conference Schedule

 8:30 -   9:00      Continental Breakfast

 9:00 -   9:45      Massaging story ideas into a “What If”
 9:50 - 10:30      Brainstorming characters from the What If

10:30 - 10:45     Snack break

10:45 - 11:45     Researching settings
11:50 - 12:15     Ask the Author—Q and A over what’s been covered so far

12:15 -   1:00     Lunch (sandwich, soup, salad buffet, gluten free options available)

  1:00 -   1:45    Let’s Talk—Strategies for creating dialogue that sings
  2:00 -   2:45    Plot Threads: Learning how to create and weave them together                                         within your story

  2:50 -   3:15    Working on Your Plot: A guided work session

   3:15 -  3:30    Break and Snacks

   3:30 -  4:00    This Crazy World Called Publishing—Survey of Traditional,                                           Independent and Hybrid Publishing

   4:00 -  4:15    From Blank Screen to Finished Book

   4:15 -  4:45    Building Your Platform

   4:45 -  5:00    Final Question and Answer session

 

 

Cancellation/Refund Policy

                        25% cancellation fee applies               January 1st - February 14th

                        50% cancellation fee applies               February 16th - March 25th

                        No refunds                                          After March 26th

 

For more information: www.acfwcs.acfwcolorado.com

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First Evangelical Free Church
820 N 30th Street
Colorado Springs, CO 80904

Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT)


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Colorado Springs chapter of American Christian Fiction Writers http://acfwcs.acfwcolorado.com/
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