Going to a writer’s conference is fun, educational and full of information for the author looking toward traditional publishing as well as tips for the self-publisher.
Writing is a difficult existence. You are alone. Doubts abound. It is good feeling to be in the company of other individuals who are struggling with the same challenges.
Another advantage to attending conferences is meeting agents and editors who might help in your writing journey.
Some conferences last only a day and are less expensive Then there are longer, more intense and more costly conferences.
Do you need a finished book to go? No, but I think it is a good idea to be well into a book to make sure you really are going to go all the way into finishing your book.
Consider going to a conference. It is quite a wonderful experience to discover there are many other writers, like yourself.
Below is on link to conferences. More can be found through a google search.