July Speakers: Revising Your Novel

Racquel Henry and Arielle Haughee

Wednesday, July 1 at 6:30 pm ET. 

Revision can be a daunting task, especially if you have a messy draft. Maybe you’ve just finished and aren’t sure where to start, or maybe you’ve been working in circles and can’t seem to find your way out. Well, help is here! Writer’s Atelier Editor and Founder, Racquel Henry and Arielle Haughee, author of The Complete Revision Workbook for Writers, will share a structured method for the revision process. They will discuss how to analyze your work and prioritize issues by breaking down tasks for revision rounds. They will also discuss how to utilize critique partners effectively and share a writer’s best tool…the ultimate editing checklist for cleaning up prose!   
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Racquel Henry is a Trinidadian writer, editor, and writing coach with an MFA from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She is also a part-time English Professor and owns the writing center, Writer’s Atelier, in Maitland, FL. In 2010 Racquel co-founded Black Fox Literary Magazine where she still serves as an editor. Racquel has been a featured author, presenter, and moderator at writing conferences and MFA residencies across the US. She is the author of Holiday on Park and The Writer’s Atelier Little Book of Writing Affirmations. Her fiction, poetry, and nonfiction have appeared in various literary magazines and anthologies. When she’s not working, you can find her watching Hallmark Christmas movies. 

Arielle Haughee headshot

Arielle Haughee (Hoy) is a five-time RPLA-winning author and the owner of Orange Blossom Publishing. She is an editor, writing coach, publishing consultant, contest judge, and on the Board of Directors for the Florida Writers Association. She is the author of The Complete Revision Workbook for Writers, Falling Into You, the children’s books Grumbler and Joyride as well as the editor for the How I Met My Other anthology series.