Note:  Workshop attendance counts towards the Finish the Damn Book program points.


Recent Workshops:

April 3: Show Some Character!:  Top 10 Character Development Tips

May 1:  A Guide to Plotting

June 5:  Manuscript 911

July 10:  He Says, She Says, They Say:  Getting Dialogue Right

August 7:  Rewrite the Right Way


Upcoming Workshops:

Oct. 3: The Business of Books

November: NaNoWriMo!

Dec. 4: The End (Celebration and awards)




September 4, 2014

The Secrets of Successful Agent Queries with Published Author Alyssa Alexander

7 p.m.  The NEO Center, 934 Clark

Street Lansing, MI 48906

Join Capital City Writers Association board member and published author Alyssa Alexander for the secrets to her success in querying an agent.


Writing query letters can be difficult…Almost as difficult as writing synopses. But it doesn’t have to be painful! There are tips and tricks and rules of thumb to help you along the way. So if you’re thinking about sending a query to your dream agent or editor, come join us and learn what to do—and what to avoid—when catching an agent or editor’s attention, as well as what to do when you receive a rejection or a revise and resubmit letter!