Virtual Professional Development Workshops
Upskill without leaving home!
Monthly online workshops free for SpecFicNZ members (non-members: $10/workshop). Presented by local and overseas experts.
Peter is a literary agent with Redhammer in London. He has also published 24 of his own books, including two No. 1 UK bestsellers.
Saturday 13 February 2021, 6-8 pm
Carol Berg and Susan MacKay Smith
Sunday 14 March 2021
Steff is a Kiwi author of paranormal, dark, gothic fantasy. She is a USA Today bestselling author with a multi six-figure income.
Saturday 17 April 2021, 10 am – noon
Nikky is a NZ-based author whose debut novel will be published by Parliament House Press. Her day job is content marketing and copywriting.
Saturday 15 May 2021, 10 am – noon
SpecFicNZ members only!
Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 June 2021
Kate is author of over 26 novels, plus many novellas and short stories. She writes fantasy and science fiction. Her focus is immersive world building and centering women in epic stories of adventure and transformative cultural change.
Sunday 11 July, 4-6 pm
Brian wanted to be an author ever since he was a child. It only took him thirty years to realise that dream. Along the way he worked as a reporter, advertising copywriter, radio announcer, graphic designer, and Internet developer. Now an award-winning author, Brian has had nineteen books published internationally. He is also an internationally acclaimed writing coach, running workshops and writing camps around Australia, New Zealand and the USA.
Saturday 21 August, 2-4 pm
Marketing on Amazon
Alan Baxter is a multi-award-winning author of horror, supernatural thrillers, and dark fantasy. He’s also a martial arts expert, a whisky-soaked swear monkey, and dog lover. He creates dark, weird stories among dairy paddocks on the beautiful south coast of NSW, Australia. Find him online at www.warriorscribe.com or find him on Twitter @AlanBaxter and Facebook.
Sunday 10 October, 12 – 2 pm