Guest Speaker: Jess Lourey (Mystery Author)
Topic: Better than Gin: A 7-step Process for Writing an Experience-based Novel
According to common wisdom, we all have a book inside of us. But how do we select and then write our most significant story, the one that helps us to evolve and invites pure creativity into our lives, the one that people line up to read? With Better than Gin: A 7-step Process for Writing an Experience-based Novel, creative writing professor, sociologist, and popular fiction author Jessica Lourey (MA, MS) walks you through a 7-step process for turning your facts into powerful fiction. Find out more about Jess at www.jessicalourey.com
About the Speaker:
Jess Lourey is the author of the Lefty-nominated Murder-by-Month mysteries set in Battle Lake, Minn. She is a member of Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, The Loft, and a founding faculty member of the Mystery Writers of America's MWA University. Lourey resides in St. Cloud, Minn., where she is a professor of writing and sociology.