How to Write a Novel in 30 Days

Jennifer Mattox

Jennifer Hester Mattox is the Carnegie Center’s Development Director and has 20 years of professional writing experience in fundraising, marketing, and journalism.  In addition to teaching writing seminars in Central Kentucky libraries, a bookstore, and the Carnegie Center, she coordinates the Kentucky Great Writers series and serves on the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame Committee and the Kentucky Book Fair Author Selection Task Force. A two-time Kentucky Foundation for Women artist enrichment grantee, she is a featured artist on Art of the Rural’s “PlaceStories” website. Her 2012 NaNoWriMo novel, THE JANE AUSTEN EXPERIMENT, landed her a literary agent with the John Hawkins & Associates literary agency.


  • Venue:
    The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
  • Time:
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Addl Info:
         

    *One-Time Class*

  • Meets On:
        Thursday, October 5
  • Address:
    251 West Second Street
    Lexington, KY, 40507
  • Cost:
    $30

With Jennifer Mattox, Carnegie Center Kentucky Great Writers Series Coordinator.
Can you write 50,000 words toward a novel in one month? Yes you can! This four-time National Novel Writing Month winner will share with you how it’s done while living a busy life. The seminar includes strategies for meeting your word count, writing a quick first draft, and keeping track of your storyline and characters. Are you up for the challenge? Note: If you can’t make it to the class, you can receive a link to watch live online or to watch a recording after the class. When registering, in the comments section, please tell us if you plan to attend via webinar. [ALL LEVELS]

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