Limited Seating Workshops are here!

One of the big changes we’re making to the DFW Writers Conference this year is an overhaul of our educational offerings. We’ve experimented with limited-seating, interactive workshops in past years and they’ve proven to be very popular. So this year we’re going big, with nearly 20 limited seating workshops!  Almost half of our educational program…

A Collection of Tips

When Corey Wright and I proposed our idea for the “60 Tips in 60 Minutes” class at DFWCon, we were extremely excited about what it could be: a chance to draw on the collective knowledge of the attendees. With so many writers in the same place at the same time, it just seemed wrong to not…

How Do I Choose a Good Agent to Approach at the Conference?

We get asked this question a lot.  “Who do I pick to pitch my book to?” “Which agent is the best one to represent me?” “How do I know!?” First of all, chill.  This isn’t a one-time deal where you pick the wrong person and the entire publishing industry shuts the door in your face.…