Writing workshops available upon request for topics such as
- writing a query letter that gets you out of the slush pile
- developing characters to remember
- writing your resistance
- and revision strategies
Is it Hawks Nest, Hawks’ Nest, or Hawkses’ Nest? You decide.
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