This presentation will cover the advantages and disadvantages of small press publishing. Advantages: agents may not be required, quicker publishing timeline, close knit group of people you come to know and the ability to hit a niche market. Pitfalls: smaller press runs, smaller budgets, some small presses may not do enough advertising and marketing to […]
WOK Members and Competition Winners are Celebrated Writers of Kern Member achievements, our incomparable WOK Volunteers, Young Writers of Kern (YWOK), and Peggy Connelly Scholarship winners are honored and celebrated at this annual affair. Join us at Hodel’s , located at 5917 Knudsen Dr. Bakersfield, CA 93308.
Jeanne De Vita │Essential Master Class in Writing Romance Novels: Arc, Beats, and Craft Jeanne De Vita is pleased to present a master class on the essential craft of writing a romance novel. Commercial fiction is an enormous market but how do you know if your story has the structure to stand up and the […]
To purchase tickets by mail, send check or money order, no later than February 1, 2019, to: Writers of Kern – Spring Conference 2019, P.O. Box 22335, Bakersfield, CA. 93390 Vendor tables ( 1/2 or whole) are available for members and non-members who have books or services to sell – with purchase of a conference […]