2020 Events and Workshops
March 6-8, 2020.
I’ll be a FogCon, Walnut Creek, CA, presenting on two workshops:
- Panel: “How Deep Do We Dig: Research for Writers”
- Panel: *Slush-O-Matic*
April 1 to May 30, 2020
60-DAY NOVEL course!
Early Bird Registration open!
Plan and write your first draft in 60 days!
How to register and more details here:
Sunday, April 5, 2020
Panel on books and writing at Goddess Revival, Berkeley CA.
Details on how to register here:
Saturday, May 2, 2020
Redwood Writers Conference, Santa Rosa California.
I’ll be delivering a workshop on “Branding for Novelists.” Registration details here:
June 1, 2020
Early Bird Bonuses open for the Group Coaching Program.
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PAST EVENTS and WORKSHOPS
2020 Events and Workshops
Friday, Feb. 21 – Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020
Ezra and I were at the San Francisco Uncon and did some impromptu presenting and teaching. More information about the SF Uncon is here: https://kellymcclymerbooks.com/san-francisco-indie-uncon/.
October 21-23, I presented 3 workshops as part of the Tanween Festival, “Creativity At Play” Saudi Arabia.
- How to Write Adventure Stories
- How to Blog a Nonfiction Book
- Craft Compelling Characters for Your Fiction
Branding for Authors
Saturday, October 12, 2019, Novato, California
I presented “Branding for Authors: The Essentials,” a morning talk and an afternoon hands-on workshop “Foundation of Your Author Branding: Craft Your Author Branding Statement” to Bay Area Independent Publishers Association (BAIPA).
Plan Your Novel Like A Pro: A Writing Workshop
Saturday, October 5, 10am to 1pm, Napa, CA
I ran a 3-hour workshop for the Napa Valley Writers, a branch of the California Writers Club on “Plan Your Novel Like A Pro: A Writing Workshop.”
“Use Fiction Tools to Jazz Up Your Nonfiction Book”
Thursday, September 26, 2019, 1-7pm, San Mateo, CA: I presented at the mini-conference “Getting Known as an Authority in Your Field: Writing Your Book” on how to “Use Fiction Tools to Jazz Up Your Nonfiction Book” for Women in Consulting.
Plan and Write Your Novel: 60-Day Challenge: Started Oct. 1
More information and course registration here: https://school.bethbarany.com/p/plan-your-novel-30-day-challenge-oct-2019
You can plan and write your novel in a way that fits into your life.
We know, because we’ve done it, multiple times!
Wednesday, Sept. 11, 7-9pm: I presented to the Napa Valley Writers, a branch of the California Writers Club, “Essential Keys to Story Planning.” In this hands-on workshop, I helped writers brainstorm the steps to create their novel—from character development to plot structure to story themes and world building—so they can start writing their novel with clarity and confidence.
Sunday, August 18, 6-8pm: I taught a workshop on my Writing with the 21 Senses: Enhance Your Characters and Your Reader’s Experiences at at East Bay Booksellers, 5433 College Avenue, Oakland to the kid lit and YA authors for SCBWI. https://sfnortheastbay.scbwi.org/events/sun-aug-18-writing-with-the-21-senses/.
July 22-26, 2019: I taught our Plan Your Novel material in an intensive workshop in Damman, Saudi Arabia at the world-renowned Ithra center. https://www.ithra.com/en/eventshub/events/201907/writing-novels-201907
April 2019. California Writers Club, Berkeley. Plan Your Novel Like A Pro presentation.
February 2019. San Francisco Writers Conference. Craft Compelling Characters Masterclass; 21 Senses Presentation.
January 2019: I taught our Plan Your Novel material in an intensive workshop in Damman, Saudi Arabia at the world-renowned Ithra center.