Middle Earth

Saturday, 19 June 2021, 4-10pm
at the Cauldron in Buena Park
We've come to the middle of our journey through Middle Earth. During this half-day rest stop, we'll convene at the Cauldron in Buena Park to reassess, regroup, and prepare for the remainder of the journey.
  • Happy Hour - share where you are on your journey and how it's going
  • Open Mic chapter reads
  • Beta read swaps
  • Share contact info on cover designers, editors, website developers
  • Book cover reveals
  • 'Dump the baggage, kill your darlings' editing workshop
  • Dinner - Come dressed as your favorite author or literary character
  • Keynote rah-rah talk by your Retreat Ranger
  • 'Where now?' Navigating the road ahead and reassessing your path
  • Getting back on the road, writing sprints, door prizes
  • One-on-one chats with your Retreat Ranger
  • Renew your pledge to complete the journey
Note: food costs are covered, drinks are no-host