Post your September Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. Congratulations to this month’s goal-posting winner Robert Wright, who won a copy of Shoot like Tarantino by Christopher Kenworthy.
Shannon Luders-Manuel published her first piece in the online black women’s magazine For Harriet, entitled “What it Means to be Mixed Race during the Fight for Black Lives.” Her article has received over 30,000 shares since August 12th.
The paperback edition of Maxine Nunes’ mystery novel, Dazzled, is now out, and the special — less than half price — is ending soon. Read a sample on Amazon.
Lee Gale Gruen’s short story, “A New Stage in Life,” will be published by Chicken Soup for the Soul. It will be available in bookstores on October 6, 2015 in their book called: Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Possible.
Get the free e-book iteration of Carolyn Howard Johnson’s multi award-winning The Frugal Book Promoter that BookBaby is offering to their customers. This edition has been updated just for them—and you. Those who already have the paperback will benefit from having an e-copy because of the ease of using it as a reference by searching important keywords for promotion. Get the ebook for free until September 29, 2015. (While the paperback is not free, it is available for a discounted price on Amazon.)
New Media Film Festival: Honoring Stories Worth Telling. Use promo code twitter10 to save $10 off New Media Scripts category at NewMediaFilmFestival.com.
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Do your kids love to write? Want to encourage them to hone and expand their writing skills? Check out Purple Pencil Adventures: Writing Prompts for Kids of All Ages. Although it’s geared towards kids, there are plenty of prompts adults can use to exercise those writing muscles! Write on!
The Tahoma Literary Review is accepting narrative nonfiction submissions on any subject. Full guidelines are here. Also accepting fiction and poetry submissions. They currently pay between $30 and $100.
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Sign up for the Guided Goals‘ newsletter and receive “5 Ways to Improve Your Productivity.” Guided Goals offers coaching and project management services, as well as tools and advice to put you on the path to success. Check out the Goal of the Week, posted Mondays.
September 4: Friday Night Social with Scriptwriters Network and Jen Grisanti at The Barrel Room, 8913 West Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, starting at 6:30pm. RSVP on Meetup.
September 11 – 13: Story Expo in Los Angeles.
September 24: Digital Family Presents Digital Family Conversations at The Crest in Westwood at 7:30pm. Jay Samit, CEO of SeaChange International in conversation with David Bloom. Tickets are $15. Use discount code DFC5 for $5 off. RSVP on Facebook too.
October 7: Write On!/Guided Goals October Hangout from 1 – 3pm at Peet’s Coffee, 1854 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles 90025. RSVP on Facebook.
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