WOJoin us for the November Los Angeles Hangout next Wednesday, November 6, from 6:30 to 8pm at Cafe Literati in West LA. Hang out, set goals, and catch up with your peeps. Writers, creatives, and entrepreneurs welcome. Remember, our meetings are now in the evening. RSVP on Facebook.

Whether or not you live in LA, join the Write On Online Facebook Group. Chime in on the threads – Toot Your Horn Thursday, Foto Friday, etc. – share your links, and more.

Post October Goals by October 31 to be entered in this month’s goal drawing  to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. Plus, send items for the November Newsletter by Monday, November 4. Details below.

More in this week’s Write On Wednesday!

Upcoming Events

October 31: Last day to post October Goals and be entered in this month’s goal drawing.

October 31: Deadline to enter the Women’s National Book Association 2019 Bay Area WNBA Writer’s Contest. Genres include: Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry. Fiction and Nonfiction should be 500-2500 words. Poetry should be no more than 40 lines. Participants may submit up to three pieces. Get fees/details/prize info, and enter here.

November 1: November Challenges begin. Learn more about #NaNoWriMo, #NaPodPoMo, and #NaBloPoMo/#BlogLikeCrazy in the #GoalChat Twitter moments.

November 2 – 3: The 805 Writers Conference in Oxnard, CA. Get details and tickets.

November 3: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Topic is November Goals. Don’t forget the time change – we fall back one hour this weekend. The #GoalChat Twitter chat takes place every Sunday at 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern. Want a reminder? RSVP for November chats. And read the recaps on Twitter Moments.

November 4: Deadline to send items – news and events – for the November Newsletter. Email 2 to 3 lines + link to deckerling@gmail.com.

November 4: Publicity for Books, presented by IWOSC (Independent Writers of Southern California), at 7:30pm in Culver City. IWOSC members free; others $15.  RSVP.

November 6: Join us for the November 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 parking lot, as well as street and metered parking.

November 10: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Topic is Holiday Social Media Planning.

November 17: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Topic is Consistency.

November 24: Join us for #GoalChat at 7pm PT on Twitter. Topic is Video.

December 4: Join us for the December LA Hangout at Literati Cafe, 12081 Wilshire Blvd, in West LA from 6:30pm – 8pm.. RSVP on Facebook


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.

For blogging inspiration read 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!

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Writers, please email me if you are are interested in contributing a Write On! Review or Expert Column. Write On!



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