Writing Workshops by Bob Mayer


An interactive, intimate, intensive, two-day workshop designed at developing not only your next book, but your writing process. Limited to three participants. Held three times a year. If you have questions about pricing and schedule, please email us. We’ve worked with authors from #1 NYT Bestsellers to novices. 2017 sold out. First one in 2018 is 17-18 February (sold out). The second is 23-24 June (sold out). The next one with slots open is 22-23 Sept. Slots go quickly so email if you have interest or questions. I can also bring the workshop to a group of at least three people, max of five at your location.

Held at our house in Knoxville, TN


An exclusive writers retreat for only those who have attended one of our workshops. For more information please contact me. Limited to three people. Next one is 9-10 June 2018

Held at our classic house in Knoxville, TN

Interested in attending? For more information email me at bob@bobmayer.com.

For conference directors: Download Bob Mayer’s detailed bio and list of workshops, including half and full day pre/post conference master classes.


The Instructors


A New York Times Bestselling Author of over 70 novels.


A story runner who has worked with #1 NY Times Bestselling Authors.

“A workshop to inspire, instruct and challenge the writer in everyone.” Susan Wiggs

#1 NY Times Best-Selling Author

“Whatever Bob Mayer has to tell us about writing is something we should know. An invaluable resource for beginning and seasoned writers alike. Don’t miss out.” Terry Brooks

#1 NY Times Best-Selling Author

“I have always loved how your programs delved deeply into the psychological models you need to develop characters. Now you are using to develop people.” Jack Canfield

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