Rachael Herron

Track 1: Getting Real with Revision

You’ve spent a long time crafting your book, and you know it needs revision, but the idea is overwhelming. Where should you start and how long should it take? In this session, you will learn how to systematically approach the task, and at the same time, you'll learn your own ideal editing process to make revision manageable and actually fun.

Rachael Herron is the internationally bestselling author of more than two dozen books, including thriller (under R.H. Herron), mainstream fiction, feminist romance, memoir, and nonfiction about writing. She received her MFA in writing from Mills College, Oakland, and she teaches writing extension workshops at both UC Berkeley and Stanford. She is a proud member of the NaNoWriMo Writer’s Board. She’s a New Zealand citizen as well as an American.