Quick Notes, January 30, 2018

By Eileen McIntire, President

One of Hollywood’s top writing coaches and story experts, Michael Hauge headlines the MWA  conference with an all-day workshop on Friday, March 23. Hauge receives rave reviews for inspiring and motivating writers.

Early bird discounts end Feb. 1. Don't miss out on an exhiliarating two days!

Hauge has worked with screenwriters, novelists and filmmakers, consulting on projects starring WiIl Smith, Morgan Freeman, Julia Roberts, Tom Cruise, Reese Witherspoon, and many others. He’s also the best-selling author of Selling Your Story in 60 Seconds: The Guaranteed Way to Get your Screen play or Novel Read.

How to write a thriller with John Gilstrap, poetry with Maryland’s poet Laureate, writing workshops and panel discussions on a range of topics, agent pitches, keynote addresses at Saturday’s breakfast and luncheon, and editor critiques also pack the two-day agenda.

Register now. Go to for the complete schedule and to register.

Advertise your new book, business or service: Cheap Promo Opportunities:

The vendor table for all-day Saturday is a measly $10.

Program Book ads:

  • A quarter-page (4.5” x 2”) ad is only $25.
  • $50 for the half page Ad size is 4.5" wide X 3.5" tall.
  • $100 for the full page ($150 for full page inside front) Ad size is 4.5" wide X 7.5" tall.