Reedsy live chats

Every week we invite top professionals to share their knowledge with you live. Learn how to publish smarter, straight from the people that can help.

30 Jul, 20

Practical advice on how to write a query letter — based on feeback given to viewers by New York literary agent, Jon Darga.

Jon Darga

22 Jul, 20

Illustrator Leo Hartas draws up rough concepts for children's books submitted by viewers.

Leo Hartas

01 Jul, 20

Story consultant Jeff Lyons reveals his cookie-cutter formula for crafting a winning logline, and shares some of his own examples.

Jeff Lyons

17 Jun, 20

Editor Rebecca Heyman steps once more in the breach to critique the first sentences of stories submitted by writers all over the world.

Rebecca Faith Heyman

06 Jun, 20

How can we create irresistibly flawed characters? Join editors Parul Bavishi & Randall Surles as they explore the world of the anti-heroes & anti-heroines.

Parul Bavishi and Randall Surles

20 May, 20

Professional editors Tracy Gold and Julia Artz go through extracts submitted by authors and refine their prose live on Youtube.

Tracy Gold and Julie Artz

12 May, 20

Editor Alyssa Matesic shares the biggest and most common pitfalls that she's encountered in suspense manuscripts.

Alyssa Matesic

22 Apr, 20

Authors Gina Sorell and Caroline Leavitt look at the process of revising a novel.

Caroline Leavitt and Gina Sorrell

08 Apr, 20

Writers from the Reedsy community have submitted their first lines to editor Becca Heyman, and she reviews them. It's that simple.

Rebecca Faith Heyman

25 Mar, 20

Author Harry Freedman shows how storytelling principles are at the heart of all good nonfiction writing. Includes examples for bestsellers.

Harry Freedman