Getting Ready For NaNoWriMo

10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017

Are you thinking about taking the challenge and writing a novel during the month of November? This workshop will act as a primer for doing just that. Think of it as a mini course for writing a novel. During the workshop topics covered will include- getting ideas and narrowing them down. Picking the perfect characters for your story. Creating top-notch dialogue. Dealing with POV. Working from an outline so you don’t get lost mid-way through the month. How to find the motivation to stay the course, even when the Holidays beckon. Setting and sticking with your schedule.

About the Presenter, Susan Palmquist:

Susan Palmquist writes under her own name and also her pen name Vanessa Devereaux. She’s the author of 100 plus books, including writing how tos, mysteries and romances and a bestselling author of erotic romances and erotica. She pens many ongoing series including Cowboy Tough, Fantasy LLC and Forbidden Shifters. Her books have been bestsellers on all the major book sites, including Amazon, Bookstrand, All Romance E Books(TOP 50 Author), Fictionwise, and Kobo. She’s also a recipient of Evernight’s Reader’s Choice Award.

She’s been teaching workshops for various RWA chapters for the last seven years and has been a writing tutor for eight years for an online writing school. She recently launched a writing coaching and critiquing service at

You can contact her at or

Cost: Members:20/Non-Members: 30

This workshop has already finished.