When Sat Aug 24 10am — 4pm
Where North Lobby Classroom
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What Bite-sized, family-friendly writing presentations for new writers of all genres, and those wanting to add to their toolbox.
Host Cathy Rueter


  • Cost: Paid through Eventbrite
  • Eventbrite Registration: Complete required third party registration
  • Considerations: This event's required fee is not processed through the DMS payment system and is completed through the host's Eventbrite account. Due to this, the host is responsible for any refunds that may be needed for this event.
  • Restrictions:
    • Ages 13+

Cancellations for this event must be made before August 24, 2019 — 10:00am.

Registration for the event is closed.

About this Event

Welcome to the Nest! The Fledgling Writers community invites you to join us for our once-a-year special event - an all-day workshop featuring bite-sized (45-minute) presentations by a variety of industry professionals. Your ticket includes ALL of the following presentations:

Rhonda Eudaly (http://www.rhondaeudaly.com/) - Science Fiction Author/Writer
presenting: "You Got Science in My Fiction! Crossing Genes and Boundaries"

Kathryn McClatchy (https://kathrynmcclatchy.com/) - Authorpreneur and social media specialist
presenting: "You're Late! Start Building Your Author Platform Now"

Cathy Rueter (http://www.cathyrueter.com/) - Developmental Editor and Christian Murder Mystery writer
presenting: "Editing B4 the Editor"

Cregg Thompson - Atascosa County Constable (Precinct 3)
presenting: "Pet Peeves of a Texas Peace Officer"

Daniel Wells (https://www.imdb.com/name/nm9065722/) - Screenwriter
presenting: "Swiss-Army Writer: Screenwriting and Film Development for Authors and Writers"

In addition, we have snacks, writing resources, and a 'nest full' of goodies and giveaways waiting for you. All of the above is included with your registration!

You also have the option of purchasing a 20-minute one-on-one consultation with writing coaches Marilyn Eudaly (https://www.amazon.com/Marilyn-Eudaly/e/B017DYKBXG) or Tex Thompson (https://www.thetexfiles.com/).

Seating is limited, and early-bird tickets are only $30 (and no credit-card fees!) until August 8th. For questions about this event, contact Fledgling director Cathy Rueter ([email protected]) - and get ready for your writing to take flight!

Special Considerations and Warnings

This event includes writers of a variety of ages and backgrounds, including minors. Please help us keep the classroom free of profanity and sexual references / images.

Writers age 13 to 15 are welcome with an adult present!