DYING TO WRITE RETREAT
CANAAN VALLEY RESORT
April 1 ~ 3, 2011
Are you a writer (aspiring or professional) of dark fiction,
supernatural, sci fi or horror? Then DYING to WRITE is the RETREAT to
This get-away weekend is perfect for lovers of speculative fiction!
The event kicks off with a creepy costume party where you will come as
your favorite spooky literary character and is followed by macabre
writing seminars, a crime scene investigation and even a ghost hunt in
Register today to enjoy a savings of $15 off your registration fee!
This offer expires March 1.
Hope to meet you in the mountains ~ if you dare!
DYING TO WRITE ~ Keep the lights on!
Guest Speakers at DYING TO WRITE 2011
Sherri Brake is the author of two books with The History Press.
Haunted Stark County Ohio & the Haunted History of the Ohio State
Reformatory. She has 26 years experience as a Paranormal
Investigator, instructs classes on ghosthunting, and has filmed &
consulted for the Travel Channel, The Discovery Channel, and SyFy. She
is a monthly columnist for West Virginia's largest independent
publication, Two- Lane Livin'. Sherri owns Haunted Heartland Tours, a
year round haunted history tour company she began in 2005.
Kerrie Cathcart is a police officer assigned to the Forensic
Investigation Unit at the Huntington Police Department specializing in
Crime Scene Investigation & Latent Print Examination. Kerrie holds a
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Johns Hopkins
University, a Master of Science in Forensic Science, & a Master of
Science in Criminal Justice-both from Marshall University. Kerrie also
teaches graduate courses through MU's Forensic Science Master of
Science Program & serves as the lead instructor in classes within the
crime scene emphasis. She holds the International Association for
Identification Latent Print Examiner and Crime SceneAnalyst
certifications since2003 & has more than 11 years of field experience
in these disciplines.
Michael Knost is a Bram Stoker Award-winning author, editor, &
columnist of science fiction, fantasy, horror,& supernatural
thrillers. He has written many books in various genres, helmed
anthologies such as the bestselling series Legends of the Mountain
State. His Writers Workshop of Horror recently won the Black Quill and
Bram Stoker Awards for superior achievement in nonfiction. He has also
served as ghostwriter for several projects, including associations
with the Discovery Channel and Lionsgate Media. He is currently
writing a Mothman novel slated for release in 2011.
Take $15 off your registration fee for DYING TO WRITE RETREAT if you
register by March 1, 2011. You may register using this email and
PayPal or if you prefer to send in a check, visit www.dyingtowrite.com
and mail in the registration form from the site, along with this
coupon. Remember, this offer ends March 1, 2011.
Offer Expires: March 1, 2011