Write Badly - Edit Well
Thursday, August 16 | 11:00AM - 12:30PM
Whether you write plant descriptions, blog posts, marketing materials, or long-form articles, no matter how shaggy that first draft seems, you can be your own best editor with three easy passes through your material. This hands-on workshop is led by GWA board member Mary-Kate Mackey-author of Write Better Right Now - The Reluctant Writer's Guide to confident Communication and Self-ossured Style. Bring a 250- 500-word terrible draft-for your eyes only-and see how fast you can smooth it into shape.
Mary-Kate Mackey is a five-time GWA Silver Award winner for writing and the author of Write Better Right Now-The Reluctant Writer's Guide to Confident Communicotion and Self-ossured Style (Career Press). Her byline has appeared on over 200 articles for national magazines, newspapers, and websites, including Sunset, Fine Gardening, Horticulture, Country Gordens, Encore Azaleas, and the U.S. Hartley-Botanic Greenhouses.