Greg Smith runs the Agile Writer Workshop in Richmond, VA where he helps beginning writers create a first-draft novel in 6 months. The Agile Writer Method is based on the lessons of mythology, psychology, screenwriting and a little project management. Since 2011 hundreds of people have learned the method, dozens of writers have completed first-drafts and dozens more have been published. Learn more at http://AgileWriters.com
Dean Robertson is the author of the non-fiction work, Looking for Lydia; Looking for God: From 2014 to The Civil War and of two novels based on the life of the “Lydia” of that title. She has recently completed her third novel, I’m Not Going to Heaven. I’m Going to Birmingham: A Novel of the South. She is currently writing short stories and her regular blog posts. She writes every day. Visit Dean’s website and blog at http://deanspeaksout.com and contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mark Slauter is the author of the non-fiction book The Diary Of A Novice Investor: The Bullet Train To Wealth Left When? Over the course of his career he has managed $500 million in project and program funds. Mark lives near Richmond, VA. He likes to develop book reviews, interview creative people, and is available for speaking engagements. He is a member of the James River Writers group.