July 22-24, 2021


The Second Draft Deep Dive: Revising to Sell

Writing is rewriting—but how to rewrite to boost your odds of getting published? Agent and author Paula Munier reveals how you can transform your story during the revision process by identifying the selling points and capitalizing on them. You’ll learn how to beef up your story idea, identify the themes and weave them throughout the story, enhance imagery and symbology, and milk the drama. In short, you’ll find out what works and what doesn’t work, in terms of structure, character, and point of view—and what you should do about it.