By Sheila L. Jackson
No writer was born with a magical pad and pen in his or her hand that guaranteed them a bestseller. For most, it has taken years to hone their craft on the road towards becoming an award winning novelist. Evolving as a writer takes dedication, hard work, and an eagerness to learn all there is to know about the art of writing.
Several ways to evolve as a writer:
1. … Continue
Added by Sheila L. Jackson on April 30, 2012 at 8:17am —
I'm signed up to give a week long forum workshop at this years Muse Online Writers Conference (October 2010). I'll be presenting on 'An introduction to social media: exploring your online marketing options'
"Social media is the modern way to advertise by the use of online communities. Are you using these free marketing strategies to generate exposure, opportunity and sales? You should be.
Explore your online marketing options in this week long forum, where I'll be taking you… Continue
Added by Jo Linsdell on March 24, 2010 at 12:53pm —
Romance Writers of America is known for it's educational conferences. North Texas RWA will hold their annual conference in March. Check out the details:
Added by Teri Thackston on January 20, 2010 at 8:49pm —
Until December 12th, entrepreneurs and businesses have the opportunity to secure FREE vending space at a 2-day Christian writer's conference part of a 5-day Western Caribbean cruise scheduled August 14 - 19, 2010!
The 2010 Trustworty and True: Christian Authors on Tour
is offering two power-packed days of structured workshops for the novice and seasoned writer. Throughout the… Continue
Added by Lynn Pinder on November 12, 2009 at 6:00am —
If anyone is interested in promoting their book at his conference coming up Oct 26th in Long Beach, CA
let me know. There will be 14,000 attendees there and it is a star packed event.
Here is their web site to lear more www.californiawomen.org
or email me firstname.lastname@example.org
Added by Luellen Hoffman on October 12, 2009 at 4:29pm —
M E D I A R E L E A S E
CONTACT: Karina Fabian Phone: (805) 285-0108, email@example.com
Ann Margaret Lewis Phone: (317) 755-2693 firstname.lastname@example.org
For Immediate Release
Carolyn Howard-Johnson Conducts Seminars at Free Online Conference
World Wide Web--Writers, editors, agents, and other publishing professionals from around the world are gearing up for the third annual Catholic Writers’… Continue
Added by Carolyn Howard-Johnson on October 3, 2009 at 11:16pm —
My deepest condolances go out to John Travolta and Kelly Preston, who lost their 16 year old son, Jett nine months ago. And to all parents who have lost a child. A parent never gets over this loss, as it is the deepest wound a heart can suffer.
Former President Bush and wife Barabara lost their daughter when she was a little girl to cancer and Academy Award Winning Actor, Cliff Robertson lost a grown daughter too. Cancer is a terrible disease, and we all need to fight it, which is… Continue
Added by Luellen Hoffman on September 13, 2009 at 6:00pm —
Hi all. Just got in from the Vegas Public Safety Writers conference, very intense. Great conference, group doubled in size. Forensic handwriting expert, fingerprint expert, Oak Tree Press publisher, Betty Webb, marketing advice, much more. I hope other PSWA members chime in and add to this report. Anyone out there with a police, fireman, deputy, paramedic, any connection to Public Safety, this is a group you should become part of. Excellent sources for info for our novels. Great promotion,… Continue
Added by Sunny Frazier on June 22, 2009 at 1:19pm —
Usually I adjust media releases for blogs so that they look more like articles or personal letters and that's really what they were intended for. Many bloggers and newsletter and Web editors just print them as-is--either because they don't know they can--even should--change them or because it is more work to do so. The other thing about media releases is that people often forget they can slant (should!) them toward current events. Thus, this is a two-for-one blog post for InkedIn-ers. (-: Hope… Continue
Added by Carolyn Howard-Johnson on April 3, 2009 at 11:59am —
I thought many of you would like to know about this new writers conference at a fabulous resort on an island off Georgia--one loaded with history. I'll be speaking at the one in Novemeber but I thought some of you might want to consider one of the earlier ones as well! (See below.) In any case, these are spearheaded by dynamic women who deserve our community's support. My writing friend from Utah, Janet Kay Jensen, will probably be going and I hope to meet many others there.
Added by Carolyn Howard-Johnson on January 21, 2009 at 10:30am —
I will conduct seminar for the 2nd year at the Catholic Writers’ Conference Online Friday, Feb 6 at 10 am Pacific Time. “Turning Dreadful Adverbs into Nuggets of Gold.”
The conference, sponsored by the Catholic Writers Guild and conducted entirely through the Internet, is free of charge and open to writers of all levels and all religions. It will feature online chats, and forums and pitch sessions throughout the week on a variety of topics covering writing both fiction and… Continue
Added by Carolyn Howard-Johnson on January 1, 2009 at 3:44pm —
Call for Moderators and Workshop Hosts
PROMO DAY! is an all day international online event for people in the writing industry. There are lots of new features for the 2009 event including workshops by experts in the industry.
I'm looking for moderators for both the workshops and the PROMO chatroom.
As a moderator of the PROMO chatroom you will be required to monitor the PROMO chatroom and make sure everyone is behaving themselves and try to keep 'conversation'… Continue
Added by Jo Linsdell on November 25, 2008 at 3:50am —
If you're on the cusp of publication, or if you're interested in knowing what to write for profit, you'll want to attend this Writers Conference.
Located at Otero Junior College, in La Junta, Colorado the ACE Writer - Writers Conference offers informative publication suggestions and advice. You'll learn how to make your writing a business, and what you can do to make a profit from the start.
The best part about attending the writers conference is you'll get to meet… Continue
Added by Jan Verhoeff on August 3, 2008 at 3:34pm —
BurgYoung Publishing, LLC. 4105 E Florida Ave #300 Denver, CO 80222
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 9, 2008
Ann Albergotti Public Relations Representative
Author H. Court Young to speak at Solutions for Water Economy conference
Denver – July 9, 2008 – BurgYoung Publishing, LLC, a book publishing company, announced today that one of its authors, H. Court Young, will be… Continue
Added by H. Court Young on July 10, 2008 at 1:31am —
Put Your Story in Print
Speakers at this Conference will help you:
Learn to start & end your story
Learn basic grammar requirements
Learn to inject purpose into your writing
Learn chop-shop editing techniques
Learn to write tight
Motivate yourself to write
Receive your BONUS: Package
Join us for the Writer Conference
At Otero Junior College - Humanities 113
April 12, 2008 ~… Continue
Added by Jan Verhoeff on March 31, 2008 at 3:32pm —
I thought you'd all like to know about a FREE writers conference coming in May. I will be presenting. You don't have to be Catholic to attend. I'm not Catholic and they asked me to present. LOL! It is a wonderful opportunity, at any rate. Here is the release with more information:
Carolyn Howard-Johnson will host a workshop on editing at the first annual Catholic Writers’ Conference Online, Monday,.May 8 at 1 pm EST. She will co-present a seminar with Karina Fabian on… Continue
Added by Carolyn Howard-Johnson on March 19, 2008 at 9:29pm —