Register to attend the 2017 S.B. Writers Conference

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Rewriting separates the grownups from those who prefer wandering in the wilderness.

- S.L. (Sid) Stebel
 
 
 
 

Opening night will be Sunday, June 17 2018. 

Workshop leader updates for 2018 are still in development.

Swirl2018 Conference Schedule: Writer Workshops

Schedule:

June 19 9:00 am - 11:30 am
June 20 9:00 am - 11:30 am
June 21 9:00 am - 11:30 am
June 22 9:00 am - 11:30 am
June 23 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Mystery Writing

I cover topics such as plotting, character development, creating tension and suspense, cluing, and point of view among others.

Workshop Leader

Leonard Tourney

I have taught writing at the university level for over forty years and published ten novels, nine of which were mysteries. I have been a workshop leader at the SBWC since 1986.[More]