On Thursday, January 8, 2015, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at the Winnetka Community House, Winnetka, Illinois, Richard Davidson will present at Off-Campus Writers’ Workshop (OCWW):
“The Mystery Writer’s Toolbox”
Dick’s workshop will cover a wide variety of formatting and storytelling aids designed to simplify the construction of a mystery novel and enhance its impact on the reader, with specific clues about the way to approach the development of a new mystery, comparing his techniques with those of several other writers. If time permits there may be a brainstorming exercise for mystery development.
Richard Davidson is the author of the self-help guidebook: DECISION TIME! Better Decisions for a Better Life. He has written the five novels that comprise the Lord’s Prayer Mystery Series: Lead Us Not into Temptation, Give Us this Day our Daily Bread, Forgive Us Our Trespasses, Thy Will Be Done, and Deliver Us from Evil. He has edited an anthology, Overcoming: An Anthology by the Writers of OCWW, and he has had pieces included in the last two annual anthologies published by the Military Writers Society of America. His latest novel, Implications, continues to chronicle the exploits of Arthur Blake and the investigative associates who aided him in the earlier mystery series. It is the first volume in a new series, The Imp Mysteries.
Dick will accept manuscripts for critique, but will comment on them in writing, to the author, because the body of material to be covered in his main program is large. Please follow the submission guidelines on the website: ocww.bizland.com. Dick will not have time available for in-session discussions of manuscripts during the workshop.
My Military Shelf
Dick (Richard) Davidson is a member of Military Writers Society of America (MWSA) and regularly posts on their Facebook page. He also has a member blog page located at http://www.mwsadispatches.com/blog/746
From time to time I invite you to check that page, and also the posts of other MWSA members that are linked to that page. MWSA has a large number of writers dedicated to the preservation of military history and the creation of books that appreciate the sacrifices of our veterans. Please visit their Facebook page also. While you’re at it visit my Richard Davidson, Author page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Richard-Davidson-Author/211578652220873 I hope you will decide to “Like” it during your visit.
Posted by rmdauthority on October 28, 2012 in Commentary, Resources, Writing Tips
Tags: Facebook, military, MWSA