Award Winning Author Presents Writing Workshops for Middle and High Schools
My workshops are in-depth explanations of how I create my books. They are designed for audiences in grades 7-12. Using PowerPoint slide shows, I focus on different aspects of the writing process, including: experiencing inspiration, generating ideas, developing concepts, writing rough drafts, revising, and creating final copies with the publisher.
I explain how the writing processes are linked for me and emphasize the importance of all the revising and editing I do to my work while creating it. During my revision workshop, I even share drafts with the students and demonstrate why it’s so important to keep working and reworking the writing.
I also discuss what it’s like to be an author and share what authors really do all day.
In addition to the workshops, I also offer a general presentation on the author’s life. The presentation is more informational and suited to a larger audience.
I offer four different workshops
Finding your Story: Going from Inspiration to Idea to Concept (45 minutes)
Revision: Getting It Right on the Fourth Try (45 minutes)
Flash Fiction Writing Workshop (45 minutes)
Juggling Priorities: Time Management Techniques from a Former Management Consultant (45 minutes)
I offer one general presentation:
An Insider’s Peek at the Author’s Life (45 minutes)
P.O. Box 6234
Wolcott, CT 06716
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Middle School, High School
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