March 19, 2016-Speakers
March Meeting: March 19, 2016
In the morning: Shannon Baker presents How to keep writing when your dreams aren’t coming true.
In the afternoon Shannon will discuss: Plotting a mystery. Learning the basic bones of a mystery plot to create exciting beginnings, avoid sagging middles, and memorable endings.
Shannon Baker is the author of the
Nora Abbott mystery series from Midnight Ink, a fast-paced mix of Hopi Indian mysticism, environmental issues, and murder. Seconds before quitting writing forever and taking up competitive drinking, Shannon was nominated for Rocky Mountain Fiction Writer’s 2014 Writer of the Year. Buoyed with that confidence, she acquired an agent who secured a multi-book contract with Tor/Forge. The first in the Kate Fox Mystery Series will release in hardcover September 2016. Set in the isolated cattle country of the Nebraska Sandhills, it’s been called Longmire meets The Good Wife