Workshop: Vision, Re-vision, Toast and Tea: Writing and Revising in the New Year.

Enjoy an inspiring, instructional evening and Q&A with local author Mary Volmer

January 10 2018, @ 6:30 pm 


Open Book
671 Maltman Drive, Grass Valley

Free & Open to the Public

volmerbookMary Volmer will help writers with ideas about how to “get started” and will focus on how to revise. She will use examples from her own experience and exercises that will help writers structure their stories with tips that will help them persevere. She will read excerpts from her own work and also give attention to material brought into this workshop.

Northern California native Mary Volmer is the author of Crown of Dust and Reliance, Illinois. She was the recipient of a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship to the University of Wales and a Chester Aaron and Agnes Butler Scholarship in creative writing at Saint Mary’s College, California. Her non-fiction has appeared in Full Court Press, Women’s Basketball Magazine and NPR’s “This I Believe” series. Her short fiction has appeared most recently in the Farallon Review.

 *Bring material to share.  A time limit will be based on the number of participating writers.


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Novelists. Poets. Essayists. Non-fiction writers.
Memoirists. Travel writers. Short story writers.
Beginners. Award-winners. Dreamers. Best sellers.

The world needs your words and your stories.

Writers all … join us for a day of learning, sharing, growing and being inspired to craft your words into the stories, articles, and books that only you can write.

Get the information you need to market yourself and your work.

Siera College, Nevada County Campus
250 Sierra College Drive

Visit website for details and speaker bios.

Online Registration OPEN

Early Bird – $65
(now through 1/10/18 at 11:30 p.m.)

January 10-18th – $85

Student $15