I’ve mentioned the Trinity Writers Workshop before when I talked about the importance of writers’ read/critique groups.

This fall, TWW is sponsoring a writing seminar on how to market your writing.

Saturday November 5, 2011
9:00 – 6:30 pm
The Hampton Inn
1600 Hurst Town Center Drive Hurst, Texas,  76054
Chuck Sambuchino is an editor for Writer’s Digest Books (an imprint of F+W Media) and
is the editor of Guide to Literary Agents as well as Children’s Writer’s & Illustrator’s Market. He recently helmed the third edition of Formatting & Submitting Your Manuscript (2009).
Chuck has instructed on writing and publishing at more than 40 writing events in the
past five years, including presentations in Italy and Canada. His humor book, How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack (2010;, was featured by Reader’s Digest and AOL
Chuck is also a writer and freelance editor. He is a produced playwright, with both original and commissioned works produced. He is a magazine freelancer, with articles appearing in Watercolor
Artist, Pennsylvania Magazine, Cincinnati Magazine
and New Mexico Magazine. During the past
decade, more than 600 of his articles have appeared in print.
He is a husband, cover band guitarist, chocolate chip cookie fiend, and owner of a flabby-yet-lovable dog named Graham. His website—the Guide to Literary Agents blog—is one of the largest blogs on writing & publishing. See it at

Coffee, water and snacks provided throughout the day. Lunch is also provided.

Drawings for opportunites to meet with Chuck in one-on-one session (10 minutes) to discuss query etc.
Drawings for opportunity to read your material (15 minutes) during an open mike
Drawings for free books and other give-aways.
9:00                   Registration, Book Signings.
9:30                   Welcome and Introduction of Speaker
9:45 – 10:45    What Editors Want
11:00 – 12:00  Chapter One Dos and Don’ts
12:00 – 1:00    Lunch, Book Signings, Drawings
1:00 – 3:00      Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Agents and Queries
3:30 – 6:30      One-on One sessions with Chuck
                            Open Mike
Hope to see you there.

About Sharon K Owen

I am a fiction writer, a university professor, a copy editor and an online writing teacher. My first Romantic Suspense: Thicker Than Water (Brands Crossing Series) was published in 2011 and the second book in the series, Whatever Goes Around, will be published in 2016. My short stories and poetry have been published in Descant, Concho River Review, Iron Horse, American Literary Review, Trinity Writer's Workshop newsletter and collections of Christmas stories. I am blessed with a loving, supportive family, a multitude of friends and the good fortune to share a cozy sanctuary in North Texas with my two cats (Matt and Cinders).

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