The 2020 Ridgefield Writers Conference presents an informative evening of motivation and inspiration on how to plan for your 2021 writing goals.
DATE & TIME
Tuesday, December 29 From 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Ridgefield Library online Zoom platform
If you're like most of us, you're looking forward to seeing a close to 2020. But what's next for 2021? How can writers juggle their busy lives and their writing plans for the coming year in a way that's both motivating and inspiring? Join us for an hour of discussion and tips on how to create a writing plan with attainable goals that you can customize to start the New Year off right. Included with the program is a writable Word document with ideas, tips, references and examples to help you make the most of the coming year. Also bring your questions for our Q&A portion of the forum.
Adele Annesi is an award-winning writer, editor and teacher, and co-author of Now What? The Creative Writer's Guide to Success After the MFA. A founder of the Ridgefield Writers Conference and Muse & Music, a book editor for Word for Words, LLC, and a former development editor for Scholastic, Adele writes for 34th Parallel, Authors Publish Magazine, Fresh Ink, Fringe Blog, Hamline University’s Lit Link, Hersam Acorn Media, Midway Journal, The Pittsburgh Quarterly, Washington Independent Review of Books and Southern Literary Review, where she served as managing editor. Adele’s work has been anthologized for Chatter House Press and Fairfield University, where she received an MFA in creative writing. Her essay on Italian citizenship is among the Clarion Award-winning Essays About Life Transitions by Women Writers, and her sudden fiction has been adapted for the stage. Adele also lectures and leads creative writing workshops for the Westport Writers’ Workshop.
Sponsored by Word for Words, LLC, and hosted by the Ridgefield Library, this year’s virtual conference takes place via the library’s Zoom platform and is free, on a first-come, first-served basis. The capacity is 50, and prior registration is required. To register, click on Ridgefield Writers Conference Open Forum. For more information, email Word for Words for call 203.894.1908.