The June Write On Meeting on Blog Talk Radio will be Wednesday, June 13, at 1 pm PDT/4 pm EDT. Am thrilled to have Jeff Pulver, founder of State of Now/140conf, as this month’s guest! RSVP on Facebook. Call in (646-381-4910) or listen online.
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Ruth Hartman Berge just published her children’s book, called Betty Tales, The True Story of a Brave Bobblehead Cat.
From Rick Clark: Writing a local political blog, and getting results, requires the skillful weaving together of truth and facts with a little entertainment. Check it out.
Victoria Foyt’s sophomore novel Revealing Eden won first place in the 2012 Eric Hoffer Young Adult Award for the Young Adult Category and was shortlisted for the Grand Prize! Also, Eden received first place in the 2012 Books & Authors Best YA Fantasy Award and was selected as a runner up in the 2012 Los Angeles Book Festival!
On Monday Beth Howard, author of Making Piece: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Pie, was featured—along with the American Gothic House—in a segment on CBS This Morning. Beth was our April Blog Talk Radio Show guest.
Author Stephanie Palmer launched her Good in a Room blog this month. Great info for those who want to improve their pitching, so they can advance their projects. You can also like Good in a Room on Facebook.
Alex Willging published his first book, which is now on Amazon. It’s called Digital Eyes, Family Ties, and is available in paperback and Kindle.
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June 14 – 24: The Los Angeles Film Festival, presented by Film Independent, takes place in downtown LA.
June 20: Los Angeles area business owners, join us for the Summer Kickoff Mixer, sponsored by The Entrepreneur Connection, in Culver City.
Save the Date: The next LA Mediabistro Book Party will be July 18th at Whiskey Blue in Westwood.
Sundays: Scriptchat, a twitter chat for new and seasoned screenwriters, has two chats each Sunday: 8pm GMT is EURO #scriptchat, moderated by Mina Zaher (@DreamsGrafter) and 8pm EST, moderated by Jeanne Veillette Bowerman (@jeannevb). All transcripts are posted on the blog, as well as tons of screenwriting resources.
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