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Self-Editing Your Fiction

May 9, 2020 @ EST 10:00 am - 12:30 pm


We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session. 


Member Price: $65
Deadline to Register: May 1, 11:59 pm
Instructor: Alex Sanchez

You’ve poured your heart and soul into your story or novel and you’re psyched to share it, but you know your manuscript needs editing. You can do a lot of editing on your own—if you understand how. Through editing examples, discussions, worksheets, and self-editing checklists, we’ll explore specific tools for revising and improving your manuscript at both the story arc and line-by-line levels.


Alex Sanchez has published eight novels with Simon & Schuster, including the American Library Association “Best Book for Young Adults” Rainbow Boys and Lambda Award- winning So Hard to Say. His novel Bait won the Tomas Rivera Mexican-American Book Award and the Florida Book Award Gold Medal. His full-length graphic novel for DC Comics You Brought Me the Ocean comes out in June. He has a master’s in counseling, worked for many years as a youth and family counselor, and now works as an author, teacher, and freelance developmental editor. www.AlexSanchez.com


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May 9, 2020
10:00 am - 12:30 pm


Writers & Books
740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
(585) 473-2590
If you would like to make a request for any accommodation, please email us at accommodation@wab.org at least 10 days prior to the event or workshop.

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