Weeknight Writers Virtual Conference

Weeknight Writers is a collective of science fiction and fantasy writers dedicated to developing our craft and supporting each other through the trials and tribulations of publishing. This September, we want to bring writing education and support to writers from all over the world with our Weeknight Writers Virtual Conference.

Event Details


Check out our full list of presenters!


10AM – 11 AM EST – Character Motivations Workshop by Andy Roberts (Discord)

11:05AM – 12:05 PM EST – Writing with Anxiety featuring Nicole Zelniker, Caroline Logan, Jasmine Gower, Mary Caelsto Sign Up Now!

12:35 – 1:35 PM EST – Effective Worldbuilding in Science Fiction and Fantasy featuring NS Dolkart, Diana Pinguicha, Steven Savage, and Dianna Gunn Sign Up Now!

2:30 – 3:30 PM EST – How to Know When You’re Ready for an Editor featuring Stephi Cham, Sarah Chorn, Connie B. Dowell, Natasha Lane Sign Up Now!

4 – 5 PM EST – Working with a Sensitivity Reader featuring Natasha Lane, Emelyne Museax, Jennifer Lee Rossman, Dan Fitzgerald Sign Up Now!

5:05 – 6:05 PM EST – Writing Queer Stories featuring A.N. Mouse, Katherine Forrister, Diana Pinguicha, Jackie Martini Sign Up Now!

6 – 9 PM EST – First Line Workshop by Dianna Gunn (Discord)


10 AM – 11 AM EST – Healthy Habits for Productive Writers featuring Michael Edmonds, Dan Fitzgerald, and Dianna Gunn Sign Up Now!

11:05 AM – 12:05 PM EST – How to Write a Multi-Book Series featuring Kate Baucherel, Dan Fitzgerald, Kaki Olsen, Elizabeth Ducie Sign Up Now!

12:35 – 1:35 PM EST – Writing Disabled Characters featuring H.E. Casson, Jennifer Lee Rossman, Nicole Zelniker, Sarah Chorn Sign Up Now!

1:40 – 2:40 PM EST – Working with Writing Feedback featuring Elizabeth Ducie, Laitie Montai, S.M. England, Jackie Martini Sign Up Now!

3 – 4 PM EST – Writing with Depression featuring Michael Edmonds, Jasmine Gower, Kaki Olsen, H. E. Casson Sign Up Now!

4 – 9 PM EST – Wrap Party!! (Discord)

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Send your questions to weeknightwriters@gmail . com!

Q: Is this a paid event?

A: No. This edition of the Weeknight Writers Virtual Conference will be a free event, run wholly by volunteers. In future, we may host paid events, which will also give us the ability to pay panelists.