Write on the Sound

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Edmonds, WA
Event Date: 
October 2, 2015

The 30th annual Write on the Sound Writers Conference will be held from October 2 to October 4 at the Frances Anderson Center in the waterfront town of Edmonds, Washington. The conference features workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as manuscript consultations, discussions, readings, and a book signing. The faculty includes poets Laura Read and Maya Jewell Zeller; fiction writers Q Lindsey Barrett, Scott Driscoll, Robert Dugoni, Elena Hartwell, Nick O’Connell, Michael Schein, Roger Weston, and Eric Witchey; and creative nonfiction writers Christine Dubois, Claire Gebben, Jennifer D. Munro, and Sylvia Taylor. Guest speakers include fiction writer Stella Cameron and creative nonfiction writer Rick Steves. The cost of the conference is $145 before August 31 and $160 thereafter. Pre-conference workshops are $125 for the full day and $77 for half a day. Manuscript consultations with fiction writer Scott Driscoll are available for an additional $37. Registration is first come, first served. Lodging is available at the Edmonds Harbor Inn Best Western Plus for discounted rates. E-mail or visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Write on the Sound, Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main Street, Edmonds, WA 98020. (425) 771-0228. Frances Chapin, Contact.