Write on the Sound

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Edmonds, WA
Event Date: 
September 30, 2016
E-mail: 
wots@edmondswa.gov

The 31st annual Write on the Sound Writers Conference will be held from September 30 to October 2 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 and a writing contest. The faculty includes poets Tod Marshall and Carolyne Wright; fiction writers Philip Athans, Boyd Morrison, and Lisa Owens; and fiction and creative nonfiction writers Stella Pope Duarte, Bharti Kirchner, and Priscilla Long. Fiction writer and humorist John Moe will deliver the keynote. The cost of the conference is $170. The pre-conference editing workshop with Margie Lawson is $128 for the full day and $80 for a half-day. Manuscript consultations with poet Tod Marshall and fiction writer Meg Files are available for an additional $37. Space is limited; registration is first come, first served. Lodging is available for discounted rates at the Edmonds Harbor Inn Best Western Plus. 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.