North Words Panel Discussion Topics 2016

A Poised Pen: In defense of note-taking, journaling, and scribbling.

Writing Action: Narrative that breaks a sweat.

Published!: From your head to the readers.

The Telling Detail: What it is, how to find it, where it fits.

Gonna Serve Somebody: Getting real about faith in letters and in your readers.

The Big Backyard: Making your story universal.

Cold Copy: What makes editors cringe, shriek, and fall in love.

Enough With the Xtra-Tuffs: Discovering the Alaska beyond reality TV.

Merging Genres: Blending historical research into fiction, memoir, and poetry.

Foodie: How flavor enhances character development.