27th annual Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference set for October - Edmonds Beacon | Metaglossia: The Translation World | Scoop.it

Join other scribes for the Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference, presented by the Edmonds Arts Commission on Oct. 5-7, 2012.

The conference is held in the historic Frances Anderson Center in Edmonds, an ideal setting for unraveling the mysteries of writing.

This unique and affordable conference attracts presenters and participants from the Northwest, far flung states, and abroad.

Saturday and Sunday workshops offer more than 30 sessions on craft, marketing, and specialty writing topics.

Fiction, non-fiction, poetry, YA, social networking and creativity are only some of the choices.

This year’s presenters include travel writer Rick Steves and Washington State poet laureate Kathleen Flenniken.

Other highlights include six pre-conference workshops, onsite bookshop and manuscript critiques throughout the conference with experienced industry professional, Bonnie Rough.

This year’s keynote speaker is Carla Neggers, a N.Y. Times and USA Today best-selling author who has published more than 60 novels in 24 languages in mystery and romantic suspense.

She’ll share her writer’s journey and unravel the mystery of success in her keynote and workshop.