Posted by: Kathy Temean | November 23, 2015

Opportunity: Young Adult First 15

inkedVoicesLogo  is putting on a small group PROFESSIONALLY-FACILITATED WRITING WORKSHOP. Thought you might like to check it out.

Young Adult First 15 with Tamra Tuller

Tamra_Tuller_OBpRo6sDecember 1st, 2015 – December 16th, 2015

with Tamra Tuller

Get feedback on your first 15 pages with Tamra Tuller, an editor with editorial experience at three of the big publishing houses. How it works: Submit your first pages to the group on December 1st, when the group officially kicks off. Writers have the next 12 days to exchange feedback with their group. Tamra will post her feedback on December 12th and 13th. After critiquing your work, Tamra will hold a webinar for debrief and discussion on Tuesday, December 15th. Get individual feedback from an editor who knows the publishing market, plus learn from her comments on other participants’ submissions.

The group will be capped at 8 writers plus Tamra to keep the workload manageable and allow members to make connections within the group.


Who this workshop is for: Young Adult

Focus: Young Adult Fiction

Group size: 8 writers

Submissions: First 15 pages (3,750 words)

Fee: Members: $80; Non-members: $90

Key dates and schedule information:

December 1st – Submit your first 15 pages
December 13th – Critiques due
December 15th – Debrief and Q&A webinar

About Tamra Tuller

Tamra Tuller first got her publishing feet wet in the Scholastic Book Clubs. She then moved on to Scholastic’s trade division at Blue Sky Press, followed by Philomel Books, an imprint of the Penguin Young Readers Group, and most recently Chronicle Books. Tamra is now a freelance editor focusing mainly on middle-grade and young adult novels. She has a strong interest in reality-based contemporary and historical fiction, but she has fallen in love with books of all genres and will gladly work on a wide variety of titles, including picture books. In addition to speaking at conferences and facilitating writers’ workshops, she has worked with such authors as Ruta Sepetys, Beth Kephart, Kathryn Erskine, Leila Sales, Hannah Moskowitz, and K.A. Holt.

Talk tomorrow,


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