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    • Saturday, March 23, 2019
    • Saturday, June 01, 2019
    • 3 sessions
    • 916 INK - 3301 37TH AVE, SACRAMENTO CA 95824
    • 6
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    Emerging Writers — give your writing a boost with focused and affordable write-ins and workshops in 2019. SIT, LISTEN, WRITE! is a series of write-in workshops that aims to teach you craft in the morning and to give you time in the afternoon to write in a fun and judgement free atmosphere.


    MARCH 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP
    Writing Craft: The Starting Line for the Emerging Writer

    When: Saturday, March 23, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Where3301 37th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824
    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    WORKSHOP LEADER:  Professor Michael Spurgeon is a published author, creative writing instructor at American River College and co-founder and organizer of Summerwords, an annual creative writing festival in Sacramento CA.



    APRIL 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP
    Developing Characters: How to Give Them Life, Soul & Depth

    When: Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Where3301 37th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824
    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    WORKSHOP LEADER: David Corbett is an award-winning novelist and author of acclaimed writer's reference The Art of Character.




    JUNE 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP

    More than Setting: Building Worlds For Your Characters in Any Genre

    When: Saturday, June 1, 2019

    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Where: TBA

    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    Workshop Leader: David Anthony Durham, winner of the John W. Campbell award and author of seven bestselling novels in the American Historical, Ancient Historical, Fantasy, Sci-Fi and superhero fiction genres.

    David is a creative writing professor at the University of Nevada, Reno. He also writes for George RR Martin's Wild Cardsseries of collaborative novels. His multi-part stories appear in Fort Freak (Tor, 2011), Lowball (2014) and High Stakes (Tor, 2016). Take note -- you're sure to see David's work on your television screen as Fort Freak is coming to Hulu.


    Limited seating at each write-in workshop.

    * * Purchase one (1) registration get $5 off the second registration.

    • Saturday, April 20, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827


    • Saturday, May 18, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827


    • Saturday, June 15, 2019
    • TBD


Past events

Saturday, March 16, 2019 Capitol Crimes - March Meeting - Ryan Pittman - NASA Special Agent in Charge
Saturday, February 16, 2019 Capitol Crimes - February Meeting - Cara Black - Author
Saturday, January 19, 2019 Capitol Crimes - January Meeting - Kelli Stanley - Author
Saturday, December 15, 2018 Capitol Crimes - Holiday Potluck Luncheon - December 15th
Saturday, November 17, 2018 Capitol Crimes - November Meeting - Mike Dennis -Television Producer of FOX40's "Sheriffs of El Dorado County"
Saturday, October 20, 2018 Capitol Crimes - October Meeting - Hank Phillipa Ryan - Author
Saturday, September 15, 2018 Capitol Crimes - September Meeting - Becky Pittman - 911 Emergency Services Dispatcher
Thursday, June 21, 2018 Capitol Crimes 2018 Writers Retreat
Saturday, June 16, 2018 Capitol Crimes - End of Term Luncheon
Saturday, May 19, 2018 Capitol Crimes - May Meeting - Mystery Reader Event
Saturday, April 21, 2018 Capitol Crimes - April Meeting - Book Marketing & Promotions Panel
Saturday, March 17, 2018 Capitol Crimes - March Meeting - Resident Agent in Charge Ryan Pittman, NASA Office of Inspector General
Saturday, February 17, 2018 Capitol Crimes - February Meeting - TBD
Saturday, January 20, 2018 Capitol Crimes - January Meeting - Law Enforcement Panel
Saturday, December 16, 2017 Capitol Crimes - December Luncheon - A Dash of Panache
Sunday, December 10, 2017 Capitol Crimes Anthology - Special Author Event
Saturday, November 18, 2017 Capitol Crimes - November Meeting - Wally Lord, Hallmark Channel Screenwriter
Saturday, October 21, 2017 Capitol Crimes - October Meeting - Paranormal Panel
Saturday, September 16, 2017 Capitol Crimes - September Meeting- Laura Garwood, Editor
Saturday, April 22, 2017 The Great Capitol Crimes Writers Conference
Saturday, March 25, 2017 March Meeting (Open to the Public)
Saturday, February 18, 2017 February Meeting (Open to the Public)

We are the Sacramento, California chapter of Sisters in Crime. We promote the ongoing advancement, recognition and professional development of women crime writers.

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