Free Expressions Seminars and Literary Services



 LORIN OBERWEGER is a highly sought-after independent book editor and ghostwriter with almost twenty-five years experience in publishing. Her company, Free Expressions, offers intensive, deep craft workshops nationwide, including the acclaimed Breakout Novel Intensives with literary agent Donald Maass, Your Best Book, and Story Masters. She’s also known for her one-on-one story development weekends for writers of all genres of fiction.


Lorin’s students and clients have millions of books in print and have been published by imprints of HarperCollins, Penguin Random House, Scholastic, and other mainstream and independent presses. They have also gained representation with some of the industry’s leading literary agents.


An award-winning author, Lorin’s work has appeared in well over one-hundred periodicals, including THE MONTSERRAT REVIEW, STORYQUARTERLY, and the bestselling regional  anthology FRENCH QUARTER FICTION.


Along with New York Times bestselling author Veronica Rossi, Lorin recently signed a deal with Harper/William Morrow for a three-book New Adult series, BOOMERANG.


She is represented by Tracey Adams at Adams Literary and can be

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