Leading the workshop is someone who has sat on both sides of the pitching table—author and lecturer, Brad R. Cook. Participants will learn what goes in a face-to-face pitch, as well as what to expect from a remote pitch session. We’ll touch on query letters, using your time, what to include, and just what is an elevator pitch! Plus, we’ll explore tools to find agents and publishers online and at conferences.
Upcoming conferences include the Missouri Writers Guild conference in Cape Girardeau (May 19), and the St. Louis Writers Guild’s Gateway Con (June 14-16) and Penned Con (Sept. 12-14), both in St. Louis.
“I can’t guarantee you’ll find an agent, but you’ll have the tools to do so!” Brad said.
Brad R. Cook, is the author of The Iron Chronicles (treehouse publishing group) and Steamtree: The Airdrainium Adventure (Broadsword Books). A former co-publisher and acquisitions editor for Blank Slate Press, he currently serves as Historian of St. Louis Writers Guild after three and half years as President. He learned to fence at thirteen, and never set down his sword, but prefers to curl up with a centuries’ old classic. Find more at BradRCook.com
Learn more about the St. Louis Writers Guild at www.stlwritersguild.org.