Workshop leader C.M. Mayo (who will contribute to this blog very soon) and her new book, The Last Prince of the Mexican Empire, was recently named on Library Journal's Best Books of 2009 list. Congratulations, C.M.! Her next workshop at The Writer's Center will be in March, and it's Dialogue Intensive Techniques.
And in related news, sort of: The Writer's Center has extended its winter workshop discount until Sunday at 5 p.m. With a special added BONUS. Keep reading for deets.
Due to popular demand, we've decided to extend the winter workshop discount until 5 p.m. Sunday. As an added bonus, anyone who registers for a workshop today through Sunday will be placed in a drawing for a chance to win one of these great prizes:
1 free 6-8 session winter workshop of your choice
1 free 4 session workshop winter workshop of your choice
1 free 2-session workshop winter workshop of your choice
1 free 1-session workshop winter workshop of your choice
1 free membership
2 free tickets to the annual birthday reading with Carolyn Forche and Pagan Kennedy
The drawing will be held Monday and we'll accounce the winners on Facebook, on First Person Plural, and in next week's member e-mail.
Restrictions: This promotion cannot be combined with other offers. Previous registrations are ineligible for the prize drawing.
The Carousel, the flagship publication of The Writer's Center, is now complete. It has been sent to the printers and will soon be mailed to members. In this issue you'll find the complete guide to winter workshops; articles about our featured birthday guests, Carolyn Forche and Pagan Kennedy; descriptions of our emerging writer fellows and Story/Stereo; and Special Holiday Gift ideas from The Writer's Center (which you can read about today at www.writer.org).