Join us for this month’s LA Hangout on Wednesday, November 7, from 1:30 to 3pm at Caffe Luxxe, 11640 San Vicente, Suite 101, in Brentwood. Hang out, set goals, and catch up with your writer/creative/entrepreneur peeps. RSVP on Facebook.

Post your October Goals on Write On Online and weekly goals on Facebook (a new goal-thread starts every Monday) by October 31 to be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions.

Also, send items for the November Newsletter  (2-3 lines + link) to deckerling@gmail.com by Monday, November 5.

More in this week’s Write On Wednesday!

Upcoming Events

October 31: Happy Halloween! Last day to post goals and be entered in this month’s drawing.

November is National Novel Writing Month. Are you writing a novel in November? Share your goal – and your NaNoWriMo user name in the November 1 Goal Thread in the Write On Facebook Group.

November is National Podcast Post Month is in its 11th year. Are you considering launching or revitalizing your podcast? Participate in NaPodPoMo. Be sure to share your link in the November 1 Goal thread in the Write On Facebook Group.

November 4: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. (Remember the time change!) Special topic is Livestreaming. Join #GoalChat every Sunday at 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern. Go to Tweetchat.com and follow the hashtag. And read the recapsGet a reminder and RSVP for November Chats.

November 5:Last day to send newsletter items – 2 to 3 lines plus link – to deckerling@gmail.com.

November 7: The November LA Hangout from 1:30 to 3pm at Caffe Luxxe, 11640 San Vicente, Suite 101, in Brentwood. The parking lot is free for 90 minutes. RSVP on Facebook.

November 11: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Special topic is Community.

November 17: From Chaos to Clarity: Goal-Setting Using The D*E*B Method workshop with Debra Eckerling at 10:30am PT. Details at IWOSC.org; members attend for free; non-members $15.

November 18: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Special topic is Holiday Promos.

November 25: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Special topic is Fitness.

December 5: The December LA Hangout at Caffe Luxxe in Brentwood. RSVP on Facebook.


Art Klepchukov compiled  Fiction Writing Contests Worth Your Time in Fall 2018. Each opportunity includes reasons to submit.

Travel Photo Award: For We Said Go Travel’s 2018 Best in Travel Photo Award, share your favorite shot. Why do you love it? How did you create it? Submit a photo taken in the last two years. Deadline is November 1, 2018. Free to enter.


Do you need help setting or achieving your goals? Do you have a project in need of support? I can help. Learn more about The D*E*B Method: Goal Setting Simplified.

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.

For blogging inspiration read 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!

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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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