mary flynnMary Flynn • Speaker/Radio Host

Mary is a celebrated speaker and radio host. A former full-time writer for Hallmark Cards, Mary’s writing has appeared in The New York Times and The Saturday Evening Post. 

Open Mic Prep Session (Creative Catalyst 2 hrs)
This workshop is required for those who want to perform at Friday night's open mic. Step up to the podium with confidence when you know how to:

  • Quickly gain favor with your audience.
  • Read clearly, comfortably, and impressively.
  • Hit all the points that make people want to read your work.
  • In this two-hour workshop you’ll learn to present your work in the best possible light by selecting just the right piece, pacing the reading well, and practicing for perfect timing and gusto to win over your audience at this special WritersCon 2024 event.