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There are a couple of SinC updates that we’re excited to share with you.
- Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm ET, “Maldonado and Coffin in Conversation: Writing Realistic Crime Fiction”.
- Tuesday, August 18, 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET, “How to Weave in Backstory (without losing your readers)” with Tiffany Yates Martin.
- Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET, “The Way We Weren’t: Writing Historical Fiction” with Susan Elia MacNeal.
- Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm ET, “Get Ready for NaNoWriMo with Mystery-Making: An Interactive Webinar” with Edwin Hill, Lorraine Sharma, Nelson, Carolyn Marie Wilkins, Lisa Lieberman.
You can learn more and register for these webinars here.
SinC Into Great Writing
On Saturday, October 3, 2020 from 12:00pm – 3:45 pm ET we’re offering a half day workshop which is free for our members and $25 for non-members. “SinC Into Great Writing: Creating Authentic Characters”moves online with a special event on creating authentic characters. Edgar® Award-winning authors Walter Mosley and Lou Berney discuss their methods and best advice for characters your readers will believe and follow anywhere. Special guest K. Tempest Bradford leads a workshop on representing characters whose gender, sexual orientation, racial heritage, or other aspect of identity may be very different from your own. Sign up for SinC Into Great Writing here
Have writer’s block? Need some inspiration?
Check out the SINC-UP! video library on the Sisters in Crime YouTube channel. Gain great tips from authors, agents, and editors like:
- James Patterson (best-selling author)
- Hank Phillippi Ryan (author, investigative TV reporter)
- Paula Munier (author, agent at Talcott Notch)
- Terri Bischoff (acquiring editor at Crooked Lane)
- And more!
Uploaded weekly, enjoy the “A Minute with…” candid videos when you subscribe here: https://www.youtube.com/user/SistersInCrimeInc.
Next week we’ll be announcing exciting news about the Eleanor Taylor Bland award, so stay tuned. In the meantime, check out our webinar archives and the most recent SinC Up videoswhile you’re trying to stay cool and get motivated to write.Find us socially at the sites below