Manuscript Magic

Monday, February 7th, 8 P.M. EST

Practical tips and strategies for polishing and presenting your manuscript in a professional manner. Suitable for writers of short story through to complete series, and supported with concrete examples, information, and hand-outs, this workshop will arm you with actionable tasks to help get your manuscript off the slush and into the hands of readers.

About the Instructors

Lee Murray (right) is New Zealand’s most awarded author-editor of science fiction, fantasy, and horror, and a double Bram Stoker Award ® winner. A commissioning editor for Omnium Gatherum, she was HWA Mentor of the Year for 2019. For more information, visit her website at

Angela Yuriko Smith (left) is an American poet, publisher and author. Her novella, Bitter Suites, is a 2018 Bram Stoker Awards® Finalist. She co-publishes Space and Time magazine. For more information visit or 

Register for this course

All courses are $65 USD.

When you register for the course, you will receive a private link to enroll you in the Zoom course. These links will be available under your Course Curriculum as well.

Many courses will also be available as recordings after the live session. If a course you register for does for, the recording will be available under the Course Curriculum within 14 days. You will have unlimited access to this recording.

HWA Members and StokerCon attendees also receive a discount on all courses. Discount codes change regularly and are provided both via email and in the Members Only section of

If you have any further questions, please write [email protected].