Writing Retreat and Class in Sleepy Eye, MN

Fiction author, Candace Simar, and Literary Publicist and Marketing Consultant, Krista Soukup, will join me in Sleepy Eye at the W. W. Smith Bed & Breakfast during the weekend of October 18-20, 2013, to present “Writing at the B&B.” The retreat will begin on Friday evening (Oct. 18) with appetizers and a session on “Writing Great Beginnings for Your Prose.” Saturday morning, after breakfast in the formal dining room, we’ll be talking about “Writing Without Cliche” and later, “Killing the Passive Voice.” In the evening, Krista will present a special session for writers titled “Marketing for Writers.” Candace and I will wrap the weekend up on Sunday morning (after another gourmet...

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