January brings opportunity to start the new year by enhancing and enriching your writing through a wide array of workshops and conferences.  Here is a listing of those that are just around the corner of the calendar…

Key West Literary Seminar

From website: Each January the Seminar explores a different literary theme through lectures, panel presentations, readings, informal gatherings, and discussions.

January 5-8, 2012

Blue Flower Arts Winter Writers’ Conference

From website: The natural canvas of this breathtaking environment sets the stage for inspirational workshops, readings, panels, and thought-provoking discourse in a community of like-minded writing professionals.

January 8-14, 2012

Writers in Paradise

From website: The tranquil seaside landscape sets the tone for this informal gathering of writers, teachers, editors, and literary agents.

January 14-22, 2012

Palm Beach Poetry Festival

From brochure: Work with one of our critically acclaimed poets in a workshop. Enjoy and learn from readings and special events.

January 16-21, 2012