Writers' Workshop: Dig Deeper—Mining Research Details to Enhance your Story
Class instructor Candace Simar
This 2-hour class will investigate ways to find pertinent research, how to filter through the excess data and how to integrate the best details into your story to bring it to life. Bring a notebook or laptop.
This project is funded in part with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008, which dedicated funding to preserve Minnesota’s arts and cultural heritage.
Candace Simar is an award-winning Pequot Lakes author. Candace has published 6 historical novels (Abercrombie Trail, Pomme de Terre, Birdie, Blooming Prairie, Shelterbelts and Escape to Fort Abercrombie) and a book of short stories (Dear Homefolks). She also co-authored Farm Girls with her sister, Angela Foster. Simar has received the prestigious Spur Award, a Willa Literary Award for Historical Fiction and was a Midwest Book Award Finalist.