First Draft Series: Reaching out to KY Libraries

  • October 23, 2017

    Shut Up & Write

    With Melissa Bell-Pitts. This class takes place at the Scott County Public library; call 502-863-3566 to register. Do you have a novel, nonfiction book or article inside you? A half-baked research idea or screenplay to flesh out (on real or virtual paper)? Sometimes the hardest part about any writing project is simply beginning. And for some of us, beginning alone is enough to shut down all of our creative urges. Join us in the First Draft Series and we will collectively tackle fear and procrastination and "begin already." We will use writing...

    • Venue:
      Scott County Public Library
    • Meets On:
          Monday, October 23
    • Time:
      6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • Address:
      104 S. Bradford Lane
      Georgetown, KY,
    • Cost:
      FREE
  • November 11, 2017

    How to Write a Novel in 30 Days

    With Stephen Williams. This class takes place at the Jessamine County Public Library; call 859-885-3523 or visit www.jesspublib.org to register. Writing a novel seems to be a tremendous challenge, and writing a novel in a month seems impossible. But the writer in you can do it.  Forget clear sentences, a perfect plot with a clever twist, grammar, spelling, and even character development -- all of that can be fixed in the next few drafts. Learn how to hit that coveted 50,000 words in a month by preparing for the ...

    • Venue:
      Jessamine County Public Library
    • Meets On:
          Saturday, November 11
    • Time:
      11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Address:
      600 S. Main St.
      Nicholasville, KY,
    • Cost:
      FREE