ELLEN HOPKINS, Keynote Speaker
Ellen Hopkins is a former journalist, poet, and the award-winning author of 20 nonfiction books for young readers, 14 NY Times bestselling young adult novels, and four novels for adult readers. She lives near Carson City NV with her extended family, one exceptional German shepherd, a lazy rescue cat, and two ponds (not pounds) of koi.
NOVEL WRITING INTENSIVE SESSIONS
The Power of White Space
Hopkins looks at the power of white space on the page and how you can make this power work in your manuscript
A Different Look at Sensory Detail
Hopkins continues her discussion of the power on the page and how authors can play with the senses to create powerful impressions on readers.
PRO TRACK SESSIONS:
SPRING MINGLE BREAKOUT SESSION:
Juggling Life and a Writing Career