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Saturday, May 19 – DFW Writers Conference Legend Blue = Business Track Yellow = Craft Track Red = Limited Attendance Workshops – Advance Signup Ballroom/Atrium Rooms 1/2 Rooms 3/4 Rooms E/F Rooms G/H Room 5 Oval Office 7:30 AM Registration Starts, Exhibitors Open in Atrium 8:40 AM Agent Consultations How to Network Social Media Tactics to How to Pitch to an Guerilla Tactics for How to Research Non- start at 9:00 in ballroom Effectively at a Sell Your Books – Fred Agent – Candace Writers in a Slump – Fiction – Harry Hall Writer’s Conference – Campos Havens, Rosemary Special Guest Lori Brenna Smith Clement-Moore Wilde 9:40 AM The High-Impact How to Hold a Wild West of Putting the Thrill in Understanding Your Style Writer – Dave Lieber Successful Booksigning – Publishing – Cheryl Your Thriller – James of Writing – Leann Harris Harry Hall Ammeter Rollins 10:40 AM Ask the Agents Panel Panel: The Changing Panel: The Great Workshop: Sparking Building Your Platform in Workshop: 1 – Sara Crowe, Alec Face of Publishing – Agent Search – A. Creativity – Special a Dynamic Marketplace – Publishing Your Lunch setup in ballroom Shane, Marcy Posner, Shelton, McLean, Lee Martinez, Guest Jodi Thomas Stephanie Barko E-Book Step By starting 11:30 Lauren Ruth, Jennie Ammeter, Rollins, Rosemary Clement- Step – Russell C. Goloboy Fadden, Barnes, Barney Moore, Jenny Martin Connor 12:00 PM Lunch and Keynote Address by James Rollins in Ballroom 1:30 PM Exhibitors in Atrium 2:10 PM Agent consultations Discoverability and Writing Love Scenes – Working With a Writing Deeper – Write Horses Right: The Workshop: start at 2:00 pm in the New World of PR Roni Loren Printing Company for Special Guest Jodi Worst Mistakes Writers Jumpstart Essays ballroom – Rusty Shelton Maximum Impact – Thomas Make About Horses - and Memoirs – Coral Gates Becky Burkheart Beatriz Terrazas (ends 3:30) 3:10 PM How to Write for Boys Panel: The Bestsellers – Anatomy of a Book Crime Scene Writing for Television – – Alec Shane James Rollins, Lori Launch – Laurie Investigations: Cheryl Ammeter Wilde, Jodi Thomas McLean, Kristen Fingerprints, Truth & Lamb, Kait Nolan Myth – Peter Salicco 4:10 PM Query Gong Show in Ballroom 5:10 PM Exhibitors and door prizes in Atrium 6:10 PM Reception setup 7:00 PM Agent/Writer Reception in Ballroom and on Patio (weather permitting) 8:00 PM Sunday, May 20 – DFW Writers Conference Legend Blue = Business Track Yellow = Craft Track Red = Limited Attendance Workshops – Advance Signup Ballroom/Atrium Rooms 1/2 Rooms 3/4 Rooms E/F Rooms G/H Room 5 Oval Office (upstairs) 8:00 AM Exhibitors open in Atrium 8:40 AM Agent Consultations Legal and Business Applying Classic Writing Real-Life Fast Draft – Candace Finding and start at 8:40 in Aspects of Writing – Business Growth Characters – Leann Harris Havens Strengthening Your ballroom Paul Levine Strategy to Writing – Voice – Jenny Martin Sally Harding 9:40 AM Inside Publishing: A Power of One? Hire Writing Science Fiction, No More Carriage Understanding Your Manuscript look at the publishing Help or Go It Alone? – Fantasy and Paranormal Accidents! Realism in Antagonist – Kristen Critique – world – Jill Marsal Mark Fadden Novels – Lucienne Diver Historical Fiction – Lamb Martinez, Moore, Jenny Goloboy Havens, Martin 10:40 Ask the Agents Panel Panel: Declaring Panel: The Agent/Author Revision Hell: Candace Voice, Workshop: AM 2 – Marlene Stringer, Independence: The Relationship – Rosemary Havens Characterization and Writing A Lunch setup in ballroom Paul Levine, Sarah Decision to Self- Clement-Moore, Lucienne Pace – Stacey Barney Compelling First starts 11:30 Lapolla, Becky Vinter, Publish – Fadden, Diver, A. Lee Martinez, Chapter Ann Collette Ammeter, Connor, Sally Harding, Jenny Workshop – Nolan, Burkheart Martin, Sara Crowe Elizabeth Evans 12:00 Lunch in Ballroom followed by exhibitors in Atrium PM 1:10 PM Agent Consultations Leveraging Self- Understanding Brand The Young Adult Hero’s Writing Emotion: Narrative Nonfiction – start at 2:00 pm in Published Works for the Digital Age – Journey – Rosemary Make ‘em Laugh, Becky Vinter ballroom Toward Traditional Kristen Lamb Clement-Moore Make ‘em Cry, Make Publication – ‘em Scream – Special Meredith Barnes Guest Lori Wilde 2:10 PM How to Really Get an Middle Grade and Erotic Romance 101 – The 5 Most Important 12 Do's and Don'ts of Agent: Things You Young Adult Fiction – Roni Loren Things You Can Do as Thriller and Mystery Knew and Things You Laurie McLean a Writer – James Writing – Ann Collette Should Know – Eddie Rollins Schneider 3:10 PM First Page Gong Show in Ballroom, closing remarks 4:15 PM Go home. Write. See you next year!