Jan 14 Where are we going? What is our focus?
Feb 11 Craft Focus: Developing the Idea, Characters, and Setting; Chocolate celebration
Mar 11 Craft Focus: Digging deeper into Goal, Motivation, Conflict; Point of View; Plotting; Hooks; and Turning points – Bonus Program: Karate
Apr 8 Craft Focus: Beginning to write,;understanding dialogue, narration, internalization; using sensory elements and body language – Bonus: WARA anniversary
May 13 Craft Focus: Battling the sagging middle – Bonus Program: Tai Chi
Jun 10 Craft Focus: Drafting the novel
Jul 8 Craft Focus: Second and third drafts
Aug 12 Craft Focus: Editing
Sep 9 Craft Focus: Creating anthologies and story collections
Oct 14 Craft Focus: Query letters, synopsis, blurbs
Nov 11 Craft Focus: Publishing types and marketing
Dec 9 Party Time!