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Write On Wednesday – Call for Newsletter Items, November Meetings & More

October 29th, 2014 in Write On! Wednesday by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Write On Online has two live meetings this month in West Los Angeles: one social and one goal-oriented (okay, two social). Details below. Send newsletter items to deckerling@gmail.com by Monday, November 3, post your November Goals on Write On Online or Facebook by Sunday, November 2nd, and be entered in a drawing to win a book from [...]

LA Social Hangout – 11/5/14

October 23rd, 2014 in Write On! Meeting by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Writers/creatives/entrepreneurs, stop by for an informal bonus hangout at Sunnin Cafe in Westwood, 1776 Westwood Blvd, LA 90024, on Wednesday, November 5, at 1pm! Trying something new as we wrap up the year. Social lunch hangouts on the first Wednesday of the month. That means, you can tell me about your goals, but I [...]

Write On Wednesday – Post Goals, Events & More

October 22nd, 2014 in Write On! Wednesday by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Post your November Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. * * * October 23: Book’d in Burbank. The Ultimate Bibliophiles’ Night Out wraps its 2014 season at Theatre Banshee in L.A. with a literary smorgasbord of author readings, stand-up [...]

LA Hangout – 11/19/14

October 16th, 2014 in Write On! Meeting by Debra Eckerling

Tweet LA Writers & Other Creative People, join us for coffee and conversation on Wednesday, November 19. Am looking into other locations, but for the time being, it looks like we’ll be at Peet’s Coffee, 1854 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles 90025. There’s an outdoor eating area in the strip mall, if Peet’s is too busy! [...]

Write On Wednesday – LA Hangout, Meeting Recap & More

October 15th, 2014 in Write On! Wednesday by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Richard Dunn, author of How I Shot the YouTube Megahit “All by Myself” on My iPhone and Why I’m Not Lonely Anymore, for joining us for the October virtual meeting on BlogTalkRadio.  Missed the show? Read the recap or listen to the replay. Post your November Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing [...]

Author Q&A: Playwright Anna Nicholas, “Villa Thrilla”

October 14th, 2014 in Author Q&A by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Anna Nicholas’s latest play “Villa Thrilla” premieres at Atwater Village Theatre (Atwater Village, CA) this week. Anna’s a playwright-actress-novelist-filmmaker whose plays (“Theatre in the Dark,” “Lu/Lou,” “The Beaver Suite,” and “Incunabula”) have been produced throughout Los Angeles. She wrote, produced and directed the indie mockumentary Univers’l, as well as the short film, The Big [...]

October 2014 Virtual Meeting Recap

October 13th, 2014 in Write On! Meeting by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Thanks, Richard Dunn, author of How I Shot the YouTube Megahit “All by Myself” on My iPhone and Why I’m Not Lonely Anymore, for joining us for the October virtual meeting on BlogTalkRadio. We talked about Richards book and viral video, as well as how to create unique and easy videos to promote your story/book/expertise/self. Watch Richard’s video: [...]

October Newsletter

October 7th, 2014 in Newsletter by Debra Eckerling

Tweet WRITE ON! Write On Online’s October virtual meeting will be Wednesday, October 8, from 1-1:30pm, on BlogTalkRadio. Our guest is Richard Dunn, author of How I Shot the YouTube Megahit “All by Myself” on My iPhone and Why I’m Not Lonely Anymore. This month’s topic is videos. Post questions for Richard, call in (646-381-4910), or [...]

November Goals

October 6th, 2014 in Goals by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Congratulations, Anthony Holland, October winner of a book from Michael Wiese Productions, for posting goals. Post November Goals below. October 8: October virtual meeting on BlogTalkRadio. Our guest is Richard Dunn, author of How I Shot the YouTube Megahit “All by Myself” on My iPhone and Why I’m Not Lonely Anymore. We’ll be talking about his book, as well [...]

Steve on Screenwriting: Brainstorming – The Blank from Hell

October 1st, 2014 in Steve On Screenwriting by Steve Kaire

Tweet There are a dozen brainstorming techniques that aid writers in instantly creating original movie ideas. Think of them as shortcuts to the creative process. One of the best brainstorming techniques is: “The Blank from Hell.” The way it works is like this. Substitute a noun that has never been used before to fill in [...]