Book notes, Oct. 8, 2017
Workshop presented by local author
Author and teacher James Van Pelt will lead a writing workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the CFI Gymnasium, 740 Gunnison Ave.
During the workshop Van Pelt will offer information about “breaking into publishing in genre fiction (with an emphasis on short stories)” and “on writing effective beginnings,” according to a Western Colorado Writers’ Forum newsletter.
Van Pelt has one novel, several short story collections and his work has been appeared in a number of science fiction and fantasy publications.
The workshop costs $20 for Writers’ Forum members, $25 for nonmembers.