Register to attend the 2017 S.B. Writers Conference

Start clean and simple. Don’t try to write pretty or noble or big. Try to say just what you mean. This is hard because you have to find out what you mean, and that’s work, real work. (Gertrude Stein)

- Rebecca Robins

From Our Blog

SwirlPanels and Panelist Bios

June 20 • Agent/Editor Panel
June 21 • First Book Panel
June 23 • The Road to Publication: The Rest of the Story

Agent/Editor Panels

Tuesday, June 20 at 4:00 p.m.

Agents and Editors will discuss querying etiquette, finding the right agent/editor, tips on attracting an agent. Also, what should the writer know before becoming a client or “writer bewares.” They will also touch on trends and changes in the marketplace, the future of publishing as they see it, and how the role of the agent/editor has evolved. 

Panelists TBA

First Book Panel

Monday, June 21 at 4:00 p.m.

This panel focuses on the excitement, the investment, and the trials and tribulations of being a first time novelist. What would you have done differently had you only known? Panelists, whether working with a major publishing house or small press, will discuss their experiences throughout the publishing process: agents, editors, publicity, book signings, and reviews.

The Rest of the Story

Friday, June 23 at 4:00 p.m.

Details to be announced