J.A. Nance Signing, Barnes and Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd. Nance signs Day of the Dead. July 30, 7-8 p.m. Call 266-9960 for more.
Breaking Into Freelance Writing, The Franciscan Retreat Center, 7740 Deer Hill Grove. $49. Learn to sell your articles, stories, greeting cards and book ideas. Sat., Aug. 28, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 527-8225 for more.
From Concept to Novel, a writer's workshop, Village at Skyline, 2365 Patriot Heights. $50-$75. Stephanie Kane teaches how to develop a novel. Aug. 14, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Call 531-5723 for more.