Cecil Murphey is returning to MWC on Thursday, September 22, 2011 to teach a workshop entitled, "How to Write a Book and Sell it to a Publisher", from 6-8:30 p.m.! Cecil will teach you how to write a book proposal beginning with learning to write a book concept in 3 sentences. He'll also teach the best ways to connect with editors and agents and how to write a one-sheet to approach editors and agents. The session will conclude by focusing on your platform - why you're qualified to write your book and what you can do to promote it. The cost to attend this workshop is $20 for members or $25 for non-members. Visit Midwest Writing Center's web-site for more information and to register!
New York Times’ bestselling author and international speaker Cecil (Cec) Murphey has written or co-written more than 120 books, including the runaway bestseller 90 Minutes in Heaven (with Don Piper) and Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story (with Dr. Ben Carson). His books have sold millions of copies, have been translated into more than 40 languages, and have brought hope and encouragement to countless people around the world.
Some of his more recent releases include When Someone You Love No Longer Remembers (his 122th book, June 2011), Getting to Heaven: Departing Instructions for Your Life Now (his fourth book with Don Piper, March 2011), Knowing God, Knowing Myself (January 2011), and When a Man You Love Was Abused: A Woman’s Guide to Helping Him Overcome Childhood Sexual Molestation (May 2010). He has three additional books scheduled for publication in 2011.
In addition to his many books, Cecil has written hundreds of articles that have appeared in a variety of publications. He stays busy as a professional writer and travels extensively to speak on many topics such as writing, recovery, spiritual growth, caregiving, significant living, male sexual abuse, and more.