Tuesday, November 23, 2010

"Writing with Style," Saturday, March 12, Guelph

With book editor Brian Henry & author Jean Rae Baxter
Saturday, March 12
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Harcourt Memorial United Church, 87 Dean Ave, Guelph (Map here.)

If you do any kind of creative writing, fiction or non-fiction, this workshop is for you. We’ll tackle the nitty-gritty of putting words on paper in a way that will grip the reader’s imagination. You'll learn how to avoid common errors that drain the life from your prose. And you'll discover how to make your writing more vivid, more elegant and more powerful.

Workshop leader Brian Henry has been a book editor and creative writing teacher for more than 25 years. He has helped many of his students get published, including guest speaker Jean Rae Baxter…

Jean Rae Baxter has written six books. She's published a short story collection, A Twist of Malice (Seraphim Press), two young adult historical novels, The Way Lies North and Broken Trail (Ronsdale Press), and a literary murder mystery, Looking for Cardenio (Seraphim). She has also contracted a second short story collection, Scattered Light, which will be out in the fall and a third young adult historical novel,The Runaways, which will be published in the spring of 2012.

Fee: $38.94 + hst = $44 paid in advance
or $42.48 + hst = $48 if you wait to pay at the door
To reserve a spot now, email brianhenry@sympatico.ca

For information about all of Brian's writingworkshops and creative writing courses, see here.

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