Judy Bridges is the author of Shut Up & Write! and the founder of Redbird Studio writing center in Milwaukee, WI. Prior to founding the studio, she earned her living writing and won awards for her fiction, nonficton, business communications, and plays. Her passion for helping others find their writing voices came to life at the studio, where over 6,000 students of all ages and levels attended workshops and followed their dreams. She is currently working on a collection of family stories titled, You Drive. You're Too Drunk To Sing.
The Waupaca Book Festival will be kicking off the weekend with three writers' workshops. They will be held in the meeting rooms at the Waupaca Public Library on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. The workshops is free and open to all. Writers and aspiring writers are invited to attend any or all of the workshops.