Retreat Schedule

June 10, 2019

5:00 p.m. Barbecue and Get Acquainted at the Church Hollow Shelter, Announcement of Sandra Robbins Inspirational Writing Award Winners

June 11, 2019

9:00am – Welcome, Pam Harris

9:15am – Devotional, Tonya Ashley

9:30am – Keynote Speaker, Patricia Bradley

10:15am – Break

10:30am – Session 1 – Pam Harris, Superstructure

Noon – Buffet Lunch at the Inn

1:00pm – Session 2 – Diane T. Ashley and Virginia Vaughn, Conflict

2:00pm – Session 3 – Suzanne Bratcher, Setting

3:00pm – Session 4 – Patricia Bradley, Brainstorming 101

3:55pm – Genre Group Brainstorming – Historical (Susan Page Davis), YA/Fantasy (Pam Harris), Contemporary (Diane T. Ashley), Mystery/Suspense (Patricia Bradley)

5:00pm – Dinner, on your own

7:00pm – Trivia Night

June 12, 2019

9:00am – Welcome, Pam Harris

9:15am – Devotional, Tonya Ashley

9:30am – Session 5 – Gwen Coleman, Motivation to Write

10:30am – Session 6 – Linda Fulkerson, Character Development

Noon – Buffet Lunch at the Inn

1pm – Personal Writing Time

2:30pm – Session 7 – Susan Page Davis, Point of View

3:30pm – Break

3:45pm – Session 8 – Panel Discussion / Q&A – Patricia Bradley, Kathy Cretsinger, Susan Page Davis, Pam Harris, Diane Turpin

5:00pm – Dinner, on your own

7 pm – Whole group informal brainstorming and collaboration

8 pm – Mantle Rock Publishing podcast recording

June 13, 2019

Breakfast on your own, say your good-byes!