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Adventure writing

The Secrets of Adventure Writing 

Join award-winning adventure writer and mountain guide Charlotte Austin to learn the tips, tricks and secrets to developing a writing practice, refining your stories, and getting published. Whether you’re a devoted journaler, dreaming of a career as freelance adventure writer, are a published author or an experienced blogger, this workshop will help take you to the next level. No experience is necessary; just bring your love of writing and a desire to share your adventurous life.  During this 3-hour workshop we’ll discuss:

· Tips, tricks and secrets to writing compelling stories

· Getting published and selling your stories

· Writing prompts & exercises outdoors

About Instructor Charlotte Austin:

Charlotte Austin is an award-winning adventure writer and mountain guide living in Seattle, Washington. She works for International Mountain Guides, where she leads climbing, mountaineering, and hiking expeditions around the world. She has guided some of the world's biggest mountains, and works in places including North and South America, Europe, Alaska, Patagonia, and Nepal. She is a Wilderness-EMT, a Leave No Trace (LNT) Trainer, and holds Level 2 certification with the American Institute for Avalanche Education and Training (AIARE). She recently became an extra class ham radio operator. 

She has written for Outside Magazine, The Washington Post, The New York Times, National Geographic, and many more national and international print and online publications. She summited Mount Everest on May 22nd, 2019.