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Spring Into Writing Workshop

Kentucky Romance Writers presents
2011 Spring Into Writing Workshop
Featuring Scott Eagan of Greyhaus Literary Agency

March 19, 2011 (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., with a break from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.)
$30 for KYRW Members
$40 for Non-Members

Where: Hyatt Place Conference Room
2001 Bryant Rd.
Lexington, KY 40509
859-296-0091

Please visit the KY Romance Writers website for more details on
pre-workshop activities, payment options, as well as directions to the hotel.


Scott Eagan, Literary Agent


Greyhaus Literary Agency

Scott draws on his extensive background in education, writing and literature to assist the writers at Greyhaus. He has a BA in English/Literature, a MA in Creative Writing and a MA in Literacy.

Scott is also a writer (done mostly as a hobby) and is an active member of Romance Writers of America.

Outside of his work at the agency, he continues teaching writing on a part-time basis, works as a stay-at-home dad and continues to be active in community work including the University of Puget Sound Alumni Program.

Scott is also a USA Swimming Official so you can frequently find him on the deck of a pool. If not there, you can frequently find him flexing his theater muscles in local community theater productions. If you are ever in the area, be sure to visit a show.

Following is a brief description of his presentation:

"Marketing Your Story to Editors and Agents"

During the session, participants will:

* Determine if they are ready to submit.

* Determine their own niche in the writing world.

* Learn how to find the best agent and editor for their work.

* Learn to write an effective query letter.

* Learn to write an effective synopsis.

* For those daring enough, bring a copy of your query letter to be read out-loud for an on-the-spot critique by Scott.



Pitch Sessions-Mr. Eagan will be taking pitch appointments, which will be scheduled on a first come, first served basis the day of the workshop.



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