Workshops and other news

I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass. ~Maya Angelou


July 13, 2019 – Peggy Sue has left the building workshop

I will lead a workshop on how to create complex female characters. We’ll analyze three examples and discuss what makes a character complex and how to incorporate more complex females into our own writing.


The beginning is the most important part of the work.

– Plato, The Republic


April 11-14, 2019 – I will be leading a series of workshops focused on ‘Beginnings’ for the Stockholm Writers Group. We will analyze a beginning, discuss possible points of entry, discuss elements of a successful beginning and refine one of our own beginnings.


If a story is in you, it has got to come out.

– William Faulkner


May 23, 2018  –I will be taking part in and leading a session in a Query Workshop in Uppsala, organized by and for members of the Stockholm Writers Group, in addition to other writers. Topics include Pitching, Blurbs, Synopsis, Query Letters, and Agents.