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FREE Travel Writing Worshop at Northwest Bookfest!

If there's one word I like to hear, it's 'Pudding'. But if there are two words, then the second would be 'Free' - which is why I'm excited for this coming weekend. I'll be taking part in Northwest Bookfest 2012 in Kirkland, WA, as part of their extensive writing workshops program. There are many workshops across both days of the book festival, covering everything from book cover design to creating believable characters - and the best part is that they're free. In fact the whole festival is free, leaving you no excuses for being anywhere else this weekend. Where else can you catch bestselling authors like David Guterson and Greg Bear, rising stars like debut novelist Lance Weller , and eat some hand-crafted mini donuts? My own workshop takes place on Saturday September 22nd at 11.30am, and will run for just over an hour. It will then also be followed by a signing session in the on-site bookstore (run by Parkplace Books ), where I'll be sig