Deidre Knight on a Writing Retreat

Posted by on Jul 28, 2015 in Speakers, Writing Retreat | No Comments

What is your favorite part about the agent client relationship? The best part, for me, is the collaborative effort to create the best story possible. I’m a very hands-on, editorial agent. That means my clients and I establish some incredible camaraderie as we work on our common goals—putting their work in front of editors who ...

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Why our creative brains need a break.

Posted by on Jul 7, 2015 in Writing Retreat | No Comments

Do you need rest? We’ve all felt it. That slow creep of exhaustion that has nothing to do with getting enough sleep, but everything to do with work, work, work. As writers, we work hard. If we aren’t a full-time writer, then we’re a part-time writer, full-time worker, and probably a full-time family member or ...

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TJ da Roza on Writing, Publishing, and Retreating

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015 in Speakers | No Comments

What is your favorite part about the publishing process? Working with the authors. I love being invited into an author’s world and asked to help mold an already amazing story into something magical. There is something truly special in taking something that somebody else loves and helping it to become something that everyone will love. ...

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