October is full of amazing opportunities to pitch your novel, both in person and online. Listed below are 14 events that you should consider checking out. They are spread out all over the country (even in Canada!). Pitch appointments fill up fast, so if you haven’t signed up yet be sure to register right away!
Good luck and be sure to come back and share your pitch testimonials!
Oct. 1-4, 2015 – Moonlight and Magnolias romance writers’ conference in Norcross, Georgia; http://www.georgiaromancewriters.org/mm-conference/ **Note Pitch workshop and appointments are limited to 100 people. Sign up early.**
Oct. 8-10, 2015 – Ozark Creative Writers’ Conference, Eureka Springs, AR – http://ozarkcreativewriters.com **Note – One Day of Pitch appointments. Sign up early.**
October 8-11, 2015 – Women Writing the West conference, Eagle Truest Resort, Redmond, OR. www.womenwritingthewest.org. **Note – 10 minute pitch appointments. Sign up early.**
Oct. 9, 2015 – San Diego Writers’ Conference, San Diego, CA http://sandiegowritingworkshop.com/
Oct. 10, 2015 – The Writing Conference of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA http://writingconferenceoflosangeles.com/
October 15-18, 2015 – Florida Writers Assoc. Annual Conference, Altamonte Springs, FL https://floridawriters.net/conferences/florida-writers-conference/
Oct. 16-17, 2015 – Put Your Heart in a Book, New Jersey Romance Writers Conference, Iselin, N.J. http://www.njromancewriters.org/conference.html
Oct. 16-18, 2015 – New York Fiction Writers Workshop, New York, NY http://www.newyorkwritersworkshop.com/fiction-pitch-conference/
Oct. 17, 2015 – #PitchSlam Online Pitching Event – Details at http://llmckinney.com/pitch-slam/
Oct. 24, 2015 – Indiana Writers’ Conference, Indianapolis, IN http://indianawritingworkshop.com/
Oct. 23-25, 2015 – Surrey International Writers Conference, Surrey, BC, Canada. http://www.siwc.ca/ 10 Minute 1 on 1 Pitch Sessions
Oct. 23-25, 2015 – Genre-LA: Memoir Writers Conference, Los Angeles, CA. http://www.wcwriters.com/ 1 on 1 Agent and Editor Consultations available
Oct. 29 – Nov. 1, 2015 – Killer Nashville, Nashville, TN. http://www.killernashville.com/conference/ Agent / Editor Round Tables
Oct. 30-31, 2015 – Indiana Faith and Writing Conference, Anderson, Ind. http://www.faithandwriting.com/ – Individual 15 minute consultations
A Note for Conference Organizers: If you have an update about your conference or pitch sessions please make a comment below. If you would like to promote another event or add an event please contact me with more information.