Post your April 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. Btw, you can find some awesome ebooks at the lowest prices at my Write On Online MWP Affiliate bookstore.

Check out Write On Online’s #GoalChat Twitter Chat on Sundays at 7pm PT/10pm ET. Share wins, tweet your goals, and chime in on each week’s special topic. Recent chats were on Blogging, LinkedIn, and Personal Goals.  Go to TweetChat.com and follow the hashtag. Learn more about #GoalChat, and follow @GoalChat and  @WriteOnOnline on Twitter.


One more thing: I am working on an exciting new project. If you have a minute, would love for you to chime in on my Quick Goals Survey. Please and thank you.

More in this week’s Write On Wednesday!

Upcoming Events

April 12: Join author Tricia LaVoice for a Facebook Live to discuss her new book: Dear Martha, WTF? Sign up for the virtual launch.

April 17: SMCLA presents a panel on Diversifying Content Strategy The event, which starts at 7pm, takes place at General Assembly in Santa Monica. Get tickets.

April 20 – 22: The 11th annual Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) Writers’ Weekend. On Saturday, April 21 at 1pm, Petrea Burchard will lead a workshop/discussion on Social Media for the Faint of Heart. More event information here.

April 21 – 22: LA Times Festival of Books at University of Southern California. Check out the schedule.

April 30: “Trends in Publishing 2018,” a panel discussion about what publishers want, current influences and marketing tools, and everything writers need to position their books for success, starts at 7:30pm. Presented by IWOSC, the Independent Writers of Southern California, at the Veterans Memorial Building in Culver City. Free to members, $15 non. Info & RSVP at IWOSC.org.

Late April TBD: “Poetry and Adding Poetry to Your Writing” with coach Tresha Hoefner. IWOSC, the Independent Writers of Southern California, will put the final details, including prices, on their website IWOSC.org. It may be a phone-in event.

May 2: May 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.


Whether or not you live in LA, 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.

Join #GoalChat every Sunday at 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern. Go to Tweetchat.com and follow the hashtag. And read the recaps.

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.


Need blogging inspiration? Check out my book: Write On Blogging: 51 Tips to Create, Write & Promote Your BlogWhether 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!

Writers, please email me if you have a 2-3 line news item or event. Write On!



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