Best selling author and six time Surrey International Writers' Conference presenter Michael Slade talks with conference coordinator kc dyer about the defining moment he became writer. Slade describes how his first book (not Headhunter, 13 Tombs - Volume 1!) came into existence and gave him a talisman helping to launch his career. It involves a grade 7 student in summer school, a missed beach party, and Vancouver notable Bill Duthie. Michael Slade's Website: www.specialx.netSurrey International Writers' Conference: www.siwc.ca
Welcome to the SiWC Video Soapbox!The Surrey International Writers' Conference, held every October in British Columbia, is the most comprehensive conference of its kind in Canada. SiWC offers writers in all genres -- from beginners to experts -- the opportunity both to hone their craft and to expose their work to the international literary marketplace. For more information please visit http://www.siwc.caJoin us for speaker interviews with other conference tidbits.