Saturday, May 11, 2013
Young Writers Contest Winners & Special Speaker
Writing–It’s Not for the Chickenhearted
Mike Jung is the author of Geeks, Girls, and Secret Identities (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic), a superhero novel. His essays have appeared in the Anthologies Dear Teen Me (Zest Books, 2012) and Break These Rules (Chicago Review Press, 2013).
What You Will Learn
In addition to the courage it takes to be a writer, Mike will explain his thoughts on:
- Choosing your idea
- Finding your process
- Sharing your work
- Sign-in: 11-11:30 a.m.
- Lunch and program, 11:30-1:00 p.m.
- Zio Fraedo’s Restaurant, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill, CA.
- Members: $35; Non-members: $40
- To attend, contact Robin Gigoux at ragig (at) aol (dot) com, or phone 925-933-9670 for reservations. Reservation deadline: Wed., May 8, 2013.