Are you gearing up for the end of the year? Did you miss the September meeting? Take a look at the September recap. And feel free to post an end-of-2019 goal.
For more community and connection, join the Write On Online Facebook Group for writers, creatives, and entrepreneurs. Chime in on the threads, share your links, and more. Plus, keep an eye on the Write On Online Facebook Page for my spontaneous videos.
More in Write On Wednesday!
September 19: Join Tom Reid at 9am PT for the next free webinar in his Sustained Leadership WBS series. This month’s topic is Servant Leadership. Register here.
September 22: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Special topic is Online Networking. #GoalChat takes place every Sunday. Share your wins, post your goals, and chime in on the week’s special topic. Need a reminder? RSVP for the September chats, tweet topic suggestions to @GoalChat, and read the recaps on Twitter Moments.
September 23: Legal Issues for Publishers and Writers with attorney Jonathan Kirsch, presented by IWOSC (Independent Writers of Southern California), at 7:30pm in Culver City. IWOSC members free; others $15. RSVP and submit questions.
September 29: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Special topic is October Goals.
September 30: Deadline to post September Goals AND to send items for the September Newsletter – news and events. Email 2 to 3 lines + link to firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 2: We are moving the LA hangouts to the evening. The October LA Hangout at Literati Cafe, 12081 Wilshire Blvd, in West LA from 6:30pm – 8pm. RSVP on Facebook. Please remember, Literati Cafe requests each attendee/patron purchase at least a drink. There is a $3.50 valet lot, as well as street and metered parking.
October 19: Self-Publishing Intensive presented by IWOSC (Independent Writers of Southern California) from 9am – 4pm in Culver City. Early-bird and member discounts! Get the full description and reserve a spot.
October 19: Los Angeles Suspense Master Class from 10am to 6pm at the Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center. Forensic specialist Jennifer Dornbush will walk you through the foundational principles of crafting a crime drama/thriller, “Hitchcock Whisperer” Jeffrey Michael Bays will explore the basic steps to planting suspense into your film, and HBO/Showtime writer William C. Martell will then bring you into the world of thriller writing. Get more details and tickets.
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 or Expert Column.
Sign up for The D*E*B Method Newsletter for tips, resources, and events to help you define, plan, and achieve your goals, as well as info about my upcoming goal-setting book – Your Goal Guide – which will be released by Mango Publishing in January 2020.
* * *
Need help figuring out what you want and how to get it? Are you having trouble starting or finishing a project? Check out TheDEBMethod.com. To learn more, watch my appearance on Madalyn Sklar’s #TwitterSmarter After Chat and on DIY Marketers pre-#BizapaloozaChat. Plus, check out Jim Katzaman’s article covering my method behind “goal-setting madness.” Contact me to get started.
For blogging inspiration read Write On Blogging: 51 Tips to Create, Write & Promote Your Blog. Whether you are starting or relaunching your blog, it will walk you through the process.
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!Tags: Writing