Free Coaching & Critique
There’s always room to grow as a writer, whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been doing this for a while. One of the best ways to hone your craft is to have someone in the publishing field read a sample of your writing. Then meet together to discuss areas where your skills are strong. And areas where they might need a little polish.
To request a complimentary, 15-minute evaluation session with one of our industry professionals during the conference, follow these instructions:
- Type “WCCW Coaching & Critique” in the subject line of your email
- In the body of your email, include:
- A one or two-line summary of your writing sample;
- Genre (Fiction OR Non-Fiction OR a TV/Movie Script (see info below on scripts);
- Your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choices for a coach from the list below.
- Attach a 1000-word or less sample of your work in Word or PDF format.
- Send to Cathy Elliott at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: February 1, 2019
You will be notified via email about where, when, and with whom your 15-minute appointment will take place.
Television and Movie Scripts
This year we are accepting PDF submissions for television and movie scripts (entire scripts will be read and evaluated).
Please select the three best choices for you from the list of industry professionals below. Coaches will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.
|Rick Acker||Fiction, Suspense|
|Karen Barnett||Fiction, Social Media Marketing|
|Sarah Barnum||Starting an Editing Business|
|Laura Christianson||Digital marketing, Websites, Blogging, Social Media|
|Jane Daly||Christian Living, Queries, Book Proposals|
|Jon Drury||Devotionals, Audiobooks|
|Sharon Elliott||Nonfiction: Christian Living, Broadcasting/TV|
|Kathy Boyd Fellure||ALL Fiction: Women’s, Children’s, YA, Historical, Marketing, Platform, Social Media, Self & Indie Publishing, Speaking, Writing as a Business, Queries & Book Proposals, One-Sheets, Creating & Hosting your own Cable TV Show|
|Suzanne W Fisher||Fiction, Marketing/Platform|
|Susy Flory||Nonfiction, Esp Memoir|
|Bill Giovannetti||Nonfiction. Theology. Spiritual Development. Self-publishing.|
|Jen Grant||Children’s, Nonfiction Articles & Books, Memoir|
|Cheri Gregory||Nonfiction. Marketing/Platform. Podcasting|
|Deb Gruelle||Children’s, Writing as a Business|
|Robin Jones Gunn||Fiction for Women, YA, Memoir|
|Jeanette Hanscome||Christian Living, Devotionals, Blogging, Memoir, Fiction (No Fantasy, Sci Fi, Speculative, or Horror)|
|Marilyn Hilton||Children’s, Middle Grade, Young Adult (YA)|
|David Hyde||Movie Scripts/Screenwriting|
|Mike Lynch||TV & Film scripts, Fiction, Self-publishing|
|Robynne Miller||Nonfiction, Self-Publishing, Indie Publishing|
|Kelley Way||Legal, Copyright, Contracts|
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