Superstars Writing Seminars 2018

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Main Seminar:
February 1–3, 2018 (Thursday–Saturday)

Intensive Writing Craft Day add-on:
January 31, 2018 (Wednesday)

Superstars Writing Seminars, founded in 2010, is unique among writing seminars. The curriculum focuses on teaching writers the business of being successful in the publishing industry. The instructors are chosen from the top of the industry and include International Bestselling Authors, Top Editors, Indie Publishing Platform Managers, and many more. The primary goal at Superstars is to teach you how to have a successful writing career by sharing how those at the top of the industry manage their careers.

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Photo by Superstar alumnus Tiffany Brazell

Learn about the specifics we teach, and why. To get a closer look at our general curriculum click here. To see our workshop schedule for 2018 (subject to change) click here.

Previous Superstars Seminars are made available as DVDs and MP3s as well, in case you weren’t able to make it. Remember, the wealth of information taught in Superstars changes each year, as the industry itself changes. Past seminars have useful information that might not be covered in this year’s hot topics and lessons.

Superstars Writing Seminars will be held February 1-3, 2018 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) at the  Antlers Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado. A day of intensive writing craft seminars is also available Wednesday, January 31, 2018 as an add-on to the regular seminars.

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2018 Updates

  • Founding Faculty member Brandon Sanderson (NYT bestselling author) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Jim Butcher (NYT bestselling author) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Jonathan Maberry (NYT bestselling author) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Dean Wesley Smith (NYT bestselling author) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Mark Coker (Smashwords founder) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Paul Stevens (Donald Maass Literary Agency) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Lisa Mangum (Shadow Mountain Publishing editor and bestselling author) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor David Pomerico (Editorial Director of HarperVoyager US) confirmed!
  • Guest instructor Mark Leslie Lefebvre (author and former Director of Self Publishing and Chief of Author Relations for Kobo) confirmed!

Superstars Writing Seminars 2018
February 1–3, 2018 (Thursday–Saturday)

SSWS 2018 Intensive Writing Craft Day
January 31, 2018 (Wednesday)

Click HERE to begin your registration!

Click here for the 2018 Craft Day schedule, as well as this year’s regular seminar schedule.

Find out more about our Scholarship Program here.