As moderator of this roundtable, I wanted to peek into the thought processes of other writers about writing diversely, an aspect of the craft much of the industry is still struggling with. We each bring our own unique set of perspectives, biases, and prejudices to our writing, and discussion with other writers can help us […]
Today’s the day! It’s finally here! WRITEONCON 2017!! The forums are alive, the posts are scheduled, the coffee is brewed, and we hope you’re just as excited as we are to dive into this conference! We’ve got so many amazing events lined up for these three days, it’s gonna be awesome. Hope you learn lots, […]
When we posted our guide to accessing events, we brushed over live events. But for those of you eager to know more, we’ve put together this useful guide to give you an in-depth look! Overview Live events are accessed through our Live Events page. Only Full and Extended Admission attendees will be able to access this […]
You may have noticed over on the schedule that we have several opportunities for first-impression critiques and pitches with industry professionals. These events will be open for all those who purchased the General + Live Events and the Extended Access admission levels. (If you want to upgrade your ticket, feel free to email us and […]
Have you started the countdown to WriteOnCon 2017 yet? (We have! It’s just seven sleeps away!) Here’s everything you need to know about accessing all of the amazing events and conference content. What Your Admission Gives You Access To Depending on the level of admission you purchased, you will have access to different portions of […]
WriteOnCon 2017 is just a week away, but you don’t need to wait that long to start working on your writing – the public critique forums open today! To help you get ready to jump in with your manuscript, we’ve prepared some instructions and guidelines. Accessing the Forums The forums can be reached from our main […]
When I first sat down to write The Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls, I did a lot of research about what makes middle grade books, well, middle grade books. Sure, I’d read tons of them. In fact, a lot of my favorite books of all time were — and still are! — middle […]
A word from our 2017 team! Here are some of the reasons we love WriteOnCon. (Spoiler: Because it’s awesome.) We’d love to hear your favorite memories from past conferences — or what you’re most looking forward to this time!
Guys. WriteOnCon is just around the corner, and we are so incredibly excited to share our wonderful lineup of talented authors, editors, agents, illustrators, and friends. BUT! We have one last surprise for you. An auction! And it starts TODAY! “What is this auction for?” you say. Well, I’m glad you asked. We are auctioning […]
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