Write On Online’s July virtual meeting will be Wednesday, July 9, from 1-1:30pm, on BlogTalkRadio. Our guest is script consultant Danny Manus,author of No BS For Screenwriters: Articles and Advice from the Executive Perspective. This month’s topic is rewrites. Post questions for Danny, call in (646-381-4910), or listen online. RSVP on Facebook.
Also, join us on Wednesday, July 16, from 1 – 3pm for the July Write On!/Guided Goals Hangout at Capital One 360 – Los Angeles Café, 11175 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles. Swing by the cafe for coffee and conversation. RSVP on Facebook.
Post your August Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. Congratulations to our June goal-posting winner Larissa Merriman, who won a copy of Creating Graphic Novels by Sarah Beach.
Am very excited to announce the release of my ebook: Purple Pencil Adventures: Writing Prompts for Kids of All Ages. Do your kids love to write? Want to encourage them to hone and expand their writing skills? Then check it out. Although it’s geared towards kids, there are plenty of prompts adults can use to exercise those writing muscles! Read the bonus prompt. Write on!
The History Press published Ruth Hartman Berge’s memoir/history book called Growing Up in Northern Palm Beach County: Boomer Memories from Dairy Belle to Double Roads on July 1. Check it out!
New York Times bestselling author Debra Holland has released Beneath Montana’s Sky, a prequel novella in the Montana Sky Series. If you’re interested in a free code for Debra’s latest audio book, Mail-Order Brides of the West: Trudy, a sweet historical Western Romance, email Debra with “audiobook” in the subject line.
For food posts and reflections, check out Gisele Perez’s Pain Perdu blog.
Sign up for the Michael Wiese Productions email list (just click www.mwp.com and join the mailing list) and receive a free ebook download of Michael Wiese’s Onward and Upward:Reflections of a Joyful Life.
ForthMagazine seeks new works of fiction, 1K word limit, for its online publication. They have a weakness for regional fiction – stories and authors connected to Los Angeles County – but foremost they love great narratives with quality and original language and content from anywhere by well-known or emerging voices. FORTH Magazine does not pay authors at this time. Nor do we charge a submission fee. More info here.
The Tahoma Literary Review is now accepting narrative nonfiction submissions on any subject. Full guidelines are here. Also accepting fiction and poetry submissions. They current pay between $30 and $100.
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July 9: July virtual meeting on BlogTalkRadio. Our guest will be Danny Manus, script consultant and author of No BS For Screenwriters: Articles and Advice from the Executive Perspective. This month’s topic is rewrites. Post questions for Danny, call in (646-381-4910), or listen online. RSVP on Facebook.
July 16: July Write On!/Guided Goals Hangout at Capital One 360 – Los Angeles Café, 11175 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles. Swing by the cafe for coffee and conversation. RSVP on Facebook. (Parking is free in the building. Space is now limited to 6 cafe spots, so get there early. There is also metered parking nearby.) Love the Café? Write a review on Yelp!
July 22: SMCLA Presents: SCORE! How Social Media is Winning Sports at 6:30pm at Cross Campus in Santa Monica.
July 24: Book’d in Burbank “The Ultimate Bibliophiles’ Night Out” at Theatre Banshee in Los Angeles is a bookish social gathering that treats book lovers to an evening of author readings and literary entertainment. Festivities to include mystery, romance, and YA author readings, stand-up comedy, giveaways, and a mingling reception. Details here.
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