WOHappy Thanksgiving! Am thankful for all of you motivated, compassionate, wonderful writers, creators, and entrepreneurs in the Write On community. If you are not already a member, please join the Write On Online Facebook Group for more community and connection. Plus, keep an eye on the Write On Online Facebook Page for resources, such as articles and my spontaneous motivational videos.

Remember, post your November Goals on Write On Online and weekly goals on Facebook (a new goal thread starts every Monday) to be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions.

Upcoming Events

November: National Novel Writing Month. Are you writing a book this month? Sign up at NaNoWriMo.org. And let us know how you are doing on your NaNo novels – or other writing projects – in November.

November 22: One year ago today, I published Write On Blogging: 51 Tips to Create, Write & Promote Your Blog. There’s still time to achieve your 2017 blogging goals. Whether you are starting or relaunching your blog, it will walk you through the process.

November 29: I am thrilled to be a guest on Ai Addyson-Zhang Facebook Live Show: Classroom without Walls. We will discuss effective goal setting to rock your career and business in 2018. Watch the live stream on the Write On Online Facebook page starting at 2pm pacific.

November 29 – December 1:Write On Blogging will be FREE on Amazon. Grab a copy!

December 6: December LA Hangout at C&M Coffee and Milk Westwood Gateway, 11111 Santa Monica Blvd, in Westwood from 1-3pm. C&M will validate parking in the building. RSVP on Facebook.

January 10: January LA Hangout at C&M Coffee and Milk Westwood Gateway, 11111 Santa Monica Blvd, in Westwood from 1-3pm. C&M will validate parking in the building.

January 19: LA peeps, join me for a Goal-Setting Lunch N Learn at LAX Coworking. Starts at 11:30am at LAZ Coastal Chamber of Commerce.


On the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month, writers are welcome to come to the Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club to write from 6:30 to 10pm. The club, at 1210 4th St, asks for a $3 donation. RSVP to MAnnapav@aol.com.

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Want to know where to submit your fiction from now through Thanksgiving? See Art Klepchukov’s Writer Unboxed contest roundup. Ready to find places to submit this winter? He’s got you covered there too.


Author & Expert Q&As on Write On Online. Do you have a new book or an upcoming book release? Do you have an entrepreneurial, marketing, or creative specialty to share? Are you interested in being featured on Write On Online? For consideration email deckerling@gmail.com with your website link and a short bio. Thanks!

Check out the Guided Goals Podcast on Write On’s companion site GuidedGoals.com. The podcast is a series of expert interviews, designed to help people pursue their passion projects. Each episode wraps with action items (recommended goals), so listeners can take what they heard, and move forward right away. Watch on YouTube, listen, and subscribe on iTunes, or listen on StitcherSeason two is starting soon.

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!

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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 or Expert Column. Write On!



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