About Angie

Angie Hodapp is the Director of Literary Development at Nelson Literary Agency in Denver, Colorado. She reads hundreds of query letters each week, edits manuscripts for the agency’s clients, and teaches writing workshops. She loves helping writers hone their craft and achieve success. And cut words. So. Many. Words.

Take a class with Angie

  • League of Utah Writers, August 23-25, 2018, Salt Lake City, UT
    • Opening Pages That Lead to Yes (three-hour master class)
    • MFA in Half a Day: Your Guide to Artful Prose (three-hour master class) | Handout
    • Heroes, Henchmen, and Sidekicks: The Characters-First Approach to Plot | Handout | Roles Sheet
    • Your Character Before Page One | Handout
  • Colorado Gold Conference, September 7-9, 2018, Denver, CO
    • Seven Building Blocks of Bestselling Fiction (four-hour master class)
    • Expand! Contrat!: The Dance of the Well-Paced Story
    • Beyond Goal + Conflict: A Better Way to Get Tension on Every Page
    • High Concept Explained
  • Parker Writers Group, Sunday, November 11, 2018, 2pm-4pm, Parker Library, Parker, CO
    • Query Letter Bootcamp
  • Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Western Slope, Saturday, December 1, 2018, 9am-12pm, Grand Junction, CO
    • MFA in Half a Day: Your Guide to Artful Prose
  • Superstars Writing Seminar, February 7-9, 2019, Colorado Springs, CO
    • The Loaded Exchange: How to Write Tension-Packed Dialogue
  • Northern Colorado Writers, May 3-4, 2019, Fort Collins, CO
    • The Two-Hour MFA
    • Opening Pages That Lead to Yes
    • Snapping Pictures with Words: The Art of Description
  • Wyoming Writers Conference, June 7-9, 2019, Laramie, WY
    • Query Letter Bootcamp
    • High Concept Explained