Writing Workshops and Events

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Live Writing and Publishing Workshops

Blogging for Business

Do you have a blog that labors along or don’t know why you need one in the first place? Do you struggle with figuring out what to write and finding time to write it? Get the lowdown on setting goals, organizing the information, and maximizing readership on your blog and website. Find out how you can use this information to boost your social media presence on other sites, build your credibility and even how you can turn all of that great content into a book! This workshop is for those who are new to blogging or have one but don’t use it effectively. Join us to learn more about the non-technical side of content creation.express yourself through blogging.

Thursday, November 16, 2017
10:30am-12pm
Wilmington Library
10 E. 10th St.
Wilmington, DE   19801

Free, but registration is requested.

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Book Signing

As part of the Town of Elkton’s First Friday event, join me at The Palette & The Page for a book signing, holiday cookie contest, art show, and wine and hors d’oeuvres extravaganza! Get your holiday shopping done while supporting local artists and authors. Check out other stores and galleries along Elkton’s Main St. and see the art scene Elkton has become. I’ll be signing all three of my books: The Self-publishing Roadmap, Write a Book…Grow Your Business, and The Almost Perfect Birthday Party.

Friday, December 1, 2017
5-7pm
The Palette & The Page
120 E. Main St.
Elkton, MD   21921

No registration. Just show up with friends!

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Write! Publish! Sell!

Whether you want to write a book as a marketing tool for your business, for your career as a writer, or as a creative hobby, find out how YOU can self-publish a book and sell it online on sites such as Amazon and Barnes and Noble. This course will take you on a tour of writing, editing, pricing, publishing, and marketing your book, plus a whole lot more. You will leave with a solid understanding of the self-publishing industry and how you and your book fit in.

Wednesday, January 24th
6:30-8:30pm
George Wilson Community Center
303 New London Rd.
Newark, DE 19711

Registration is required through the City of Newark Parks and Rec. Registration details coming soon!

Write! Publish! Sell!

Whether you want to write a book as a marketing tool for your business, for your career as a writer, or as a creative hobby, find out how YOU can self-publish a book and sell it online on sites such as Amazon and Barnes and Noble. This course will take you on a tour of writing, editing, pricing, publishing, and marketing your book, plus a whole lot more. You will leave with a solid understanding of the self-publishing industry and how you and your book fit in.

Sunday, March 25th
2-4pm
Newark Library
750 Library Ave.
Newark, DE 19711

Free, but registration is requested. Register here!


 FREE 14-Day Writing Challenge

Expand your creativity, break through the clutter, and find your voice

free writing course

What you receive as part of this Challenge:

  • 14-daily emails with writing and creative exercises to challenge the way you think and how you see the world around you on the journey to becoming a better writer
  • Inspiration from writers and other creative thinkers
  • A closed Facebook group with other course attendees to share your experiences about the exercises

You would benefit from this course if you:

  • Are new to writing
  • Are exploring a new style of writing
  • Are experiencing writer’s block
  • Are stuck in your writing project
  • Want to think more creatively
  • Want to really experience seeing, hearing, and feeling your surroundings
  • Want to use writing as a tool to think more creatively at work
  • Want to jump start writing a book

I WANT TO BE MORE CREATIVE!

Click Here to Sign Up!

What to expect:

Each exercise is designed to take about 30 minutes. While participation in the Facebook group is not required, it is highly recommended to read and comment to get the most out of the course. You are not expected to share your writing with the group, but your experience with the exercise is valuable for all participants.

By the end of the course, you will be armed with techniques to create pop-off the-page characters, settings, and story ideas as well as topics and framework to write non-fiction titles. You will look at and experience your world differently and trust that your mind will expand to find the creative solution required.

Because the exercise is delivered right to your inbox, it is ready when you are. You can write at a time that fits your schedule.

Learn more about the FREE 14-Day Writing Challenge!

It’s only 14 days and it’s FREE! Today is SOMEDAY!

free writing course

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 Speaking Engagements

Attention event organizers! Are you looking for a dynamic speaker or workshop presenter for your next conference or event? Contact me to speak at your writing conference, book fair, critique group, or next business or service meeting!

Need more info? Download my speaker one-sheet here.