“How to Begin: Embarking on Your Novel’s Journey” with Natalia Sylvester

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Novel Essentials" Class Package.  Wondering how to start—and sustain—the journey of writing a novel so that you actually finish? Depending on the type of writer you are, beginning a novel … Continue reading “How to Begin: Embarking on Your Novel’s Journey” with Natalia Sylvester

$49.00 – $109.00

“Setting the Hook: Capturing Your Readers” with Gabino Iglesias

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Novel Essentials" Class Package.  Learn what to do—and what not to do—to ensure you quickly capture your readers' attention. A novel must compete with every other element of modern life. … Continue reading “Setting the Hook: Capturing Your Readers” with Gabino Iglesias

$49.00 – $109.00

New Member Orientation February 2022

Online via Zoom

We hope you can join us for our New Member Orientation on Tuesday, February 1 at 12:00 PM CST on Zoom. We'll share a short presentation about the ins and outs of membership, including the many member benefits you can take advantage of, how to set up your member experience on the WLT website, special programs and opportunities … Continue reading New Member Orientation February 2022

Free

2022 Write-In February 5

Online via Zoom

Log in, sit down, write. It’s that easy. In 2022, the WLT will host two write-ins every month, January through December. These will be 3-hour sessions on Zoom (video off, audio off). No speaker or presentation, but your friendly WLT staff will welcome you at the start and will check back in at the end. … Continue reading 2022 Write-In February 5

Free

“Crafting a Vivid Scene from Beginning to End” with Chaitali Sen

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Novel Essentials" Class Package.  A scene can be simply defined as characters doing something in a particular place at a particular time. Vivid scenes allow the reader to live in … Continue reading “Crafting a Vivid Scene from Beginning to End” with Chaitali Sen

$49.00 – $109.00

“Getting Your Synopsis Ready for Competitions, Agents, and Editors” with Richard Z. Santos

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Don’t let the dreaded synopsis defeat you. Come learn the key features and common mistakes for your fiction synopsis. At some point, every writer will need to write a synopsis of their completed book. But too often … Continue reading “Getting Your Synopsis Ready for Competitions, Agents, and Editors” with Richard Z. Santos

$49.00 – $109.00

“Anatomy of a Scene: A Deep Dive into Dialogue” with Stacey Swann

Online via Zoom

$99 for Members $159 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. The deadline to submit a scene for the workshop has passed.  Talent for dialogue is not an inborn skill. Anyone can learn to write razor-sharp dialogue! As readers, there are probably a lot of craft issues we … Continue reading “Anatomy of a Scene: A Deep Dive into Dialogue” with Stacey Swann

$99.00 – $159.00