October 31: Deadline to enter the Write On Online 4th Annual Query Contest. Submit your one-page Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Screenplay or Teleplay Query to Deckerling@gmail.com to be entered in this year’s Query Contest! The winner in the Screenplay category will have his or her query letter read by Los Angeles literary agent David Boxerbaum of Paradigm. The winning fiction and non-fiction book queries will be read by Jason Allen Ashlock, co-founder and president of Movable Type Management. Each of the winners will also receive a book from Michael Wiese Productions. Author Stephanie Palmer, Good in a Room, will pick the winners from the finalists. Read the complete details and enter today!
October 25: The Story Coach Patrick Horton will be presenting “The Brave New World Of Story: Changing Our Industry – Changing Ourselves” at the Los Angeles Film School.
October 30: Vision Fest at The Egyptian Theater in Hollywood.
October 31 – November 7: American Film Market in Santa Monica.
November is National Novel Writing Month. Are you writing a novel in November? Post your profile link in the comments, so we can support each other.
November 1: Deadline to enter eHow Spark’s Spooktacular Spark Contest. Cooks and crafters, upload your Halloween projects to eHow Spark and enter for your chance to win an American Express gift card of up to $200. eHow Spark is a community for doers, where you can get inspired, manage your projects, and share your accomplishments. Read all the contest details.
November 7: Los Angeles Mediabistro Party in Marina del Rey. Details coming soon.
November 11 – 18: Miami Book Fair International at Miami Dade College.
November 14: Los Angeles Media Leaders Mixer in Culver City. RSVP here.
November 28: Write On IRL Holiday Party in West Los Angeles. RSVP on Facebook.
Tuesdays: Boast your Blog and Fridays: Flaunt your Fan Page on the Write On Online Facebook Page.
Writers, please email me if you have a 2-3 line news item or event and/or if you are are interested in contributing a Write On! Review, writing an Expert Column, or participating in an Author Q&A. Write On!
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