Author Shawn Wong will present a lecture on How to Write a Novel in Only 30 Years.
Wongs first novel, Homebase, was published when he was 30 years old. His second novel, American Knees, was published when he was 45 years old.
Starting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Wong will discuss the creative process and why it took him so long to write his books.
The lecture will be at Columbia Basin College, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco.