The YA chapter of RWA (YARWA) has a bunch of online courses coming up this month which are open to non-members. $20-$25 gets you some pretty great stuff:
- How To Write Powerful Descriptions 10/6-17 sign up link here
- Content Editing Intensive 10/20-31 sign up link here
- Conquering NaNoWriMo 10/20 - Nov. 30 (includes support during National Novel Writing Month) sign up link here
Romance Writers have a ton of workshops and conferences open for non-members. Many are applicable to writing in general and not specifically romance. ChecFacebook pagek here for updated classes.
Blog Pitch Contests
Nightmare on Query Street starts 10/15 Info Here
The Bakers Dozen hosted by Miss Snark's First Victim in November. Details here
Practice your pitch next week on the blog!
Here's a great post from Delilah Dawson on finding story ideas. I reviewed her Southern Gothic YA Servants of the Storm recently here.
Check in with the YA Buccaneers on twitter for #FallWritingBootcamp They have a fun care package exchange coming up.
Insecure Writers Support Group has a Facebook group, a twitter hashtag #IWSG and a website. Go forth and network!