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Give your writing the time and attention that it deserves.

Can you see it? It’s the Hivery–a dreamy space for you to write away from your usual commitments and obligations. In the corner: coffee, tea, snacks (many of them chocolate-covered and/or gluten free.) Writing prompts and writing books scattered on various desks to provide you with additional inspiration.

 Sheri Hoffmann will start off the day with “Time to Honor the Writing.” This is more than a mantra; Sheri will give you strategies and tools to give your writing the sacred space it needs for your creativity and productivity to flourish.

 After two hours of unstructured writing time, Janine Kovac and Tarja Parssinen will host an optional breakout session with “Map Out Your Writing Year” and “Slay the Social Media Beast.”

Award-winning author Naomi Williams turns the tables with her talk, “Self-Doubt: Not Such a Bad Thing?” As Naomi says, “As writers, we’re all about nuance. And nuance almost always requires doubt. The question, I think, is about managing that self-doubt and learning from

Ready for a break? 

Belden Barns will pour their exquisite wines while dinner is served. Browse Vicki DeArmon’s pop-up bookstore All Things Book and pick up your complimentary book. Which will you choose? Naomi Williams’ LandfallsJanine Kovac’s SPINNING: Choreography for Coming HomeOr perhaps you’ll go home with a copy of keynote Brooke Warner’s newest book Green-Light Your Book

And finally, we’ll send you off into the night with the wise words of our keynote speaker Brooke Warner. As a publisher, writing coach and author in her own right, she’s seen it all and in every iteration. From idea seedlings and revision cycles to the finished product: your words in the world. This is the Green-Light Revolution.

The world needs your stories. But first you need to write them.

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