Indiepalooza 2017, hosted by Houston Writers Guild. On Friday night Stuart Horowitz will talk about the book architecture method and on Saturday morning keynote and children's author Shanalee Sharboneau will discuss positive book momentum. The weekend is full of breakout sessions, consultations and a Sunday closer about marketing tips and strategies with B. Alan Bourgeois.
9 a.m. September 15-17. Rice University, Ley Student Center, 6100 Main. For information, visit houstonwritersguild.org/indiepalooza_2017. $75 to $210.
Sometimes it's who you know, and we've got an insider tip on a certain film company (Swagger Film) looking for a new and brilliant children's story for their next animated short. Emerging and established writers are jockeying for position at this limited-space pitch session, and it's all part of the literary excitement building for