MWA offers a variety of workshops.



Full Day – For novelists and screenwriters, the full day intensive with Michael Hauge is going to enhance your writing style.

Half Day-  This year we bring you two half day workshops.

First, a three hour workshop with Maryland’s poet laureate as he help you write a better poem.

And after that, Barb Morrison shows you how to write your best memoir.


This year we offer you five tracks.

Career – From pitching to social media , the business side of writing is essential to your writing life.

Craft – The art of writing is what we all love. Come play with words and learn plot and structure with MWA.

Genre  – Do you write thrillers? Want to know the difference between YA and New Adult? Join us in our genre writing workshops!

Panels – Learn from the industry pros as they answer your questions.

Take Two – The two part workshops are so robust they couldn’t be contained into one slot.

Select the track under Saturday to view each workshop under their respective tracks.