Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Teenagers at a mall--their thoughts on books and writing
If you know a teenager who lives in Utah, chances are they will have an amazing time at a writers conference just for them. Register at www.writerscubed.com
Information in a nutshell:
Teen Author Boot Camp
Where: Utah Valley University in Orem, Utah
When: Saturday, April 23rd from 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
(Lunch and parking voucher provided)
Who: Teens ages 13-19
Cost: Before April 9th $39, After April 9th $49
At the conference there will be more than ten different published authors teaching classes that center on creative writing skills such as: plotting, dialog, creating realistic characters, writing with voice, etc.
In conjunction with the conference is a first chapter writing contest. Every teenager can submit the first chapter or first ten pages of a book they are working on or have written. First prize is a $100 gift certificate to University Mall in Orem, Utah.
Cure teenage boredom and pass the good news along!