Know Your Voice

SinC Middle Tennessee

Sept. 12, 2023


Bob goes over how to study for and train a writing voice. The whats, the whys, and the whens. Sometimes you want to stand out, but maybe sometimes that’s not a great idea. 

Past Workshops

Short Fiction

  • Killer Nashville, August 2022
  • Sisters in Crime East Tennessee, February 2022
  • Killer Nashville, August 2021
  • Sisters in Crime Middle Tennessee, February 2020
  • Sisters in Crime Atlanta, October 2016 (co-instructor)

Past Workshops

Story Craft

  • Clarksville Writers Conference, August 2021: “Old As Campfires”
  • Clarksville Writers Conference, August 2021: “You’re Not Done Yet”

Form and Format

I’ve been giving presentations both large and small for years.  My approach is to get in there with practical applications of the usual theory.  And to share my mistakes, because I’ve made a few.

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