Monthly Archives: October 2019

Writing Retreat!

A couple months ago Jane Yunker (Chippewa Falls Area Contact) started making plans for WisRWA’s 2020 Writers’ Retreat. Here’s the good news…WisRWA has signed the contract for a fabulous fall writing retreat in 2020 When? The fun kicks off Friday, October 2nd and goes through Sunday, October 4th, 2020 Where? The Foster Retreat Center. Located

By |2019-12-31T18:56:25+00:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: |Comments Off on Writing Retreat!

Two Quick Tasks Improve Momentum and Voice

By: Christine DeSmet As a writing instructor and coach, I deal with manuscripts that may have received passes by agents, or are too long, or don’t seem to have a “voice” yet. As a writer, too, I often over-write by 10,000 to 20,000 words in search of my novel’s story. (My cozy mystery/romance manuscripts need

By |2019-12-31T18:54:08+00:00October 7th, 2019|Categories: General, Writing Craft|Tags: , |Comments Off on Two Quick Tasks Improve Momentum and Voice