BIG Bastille Day tomorrow. Two Grottoites, Janis Cooke Newman and Joshua Mohr, have novels coming out. Harper Lee's controversial sequel to To Kill a Mockingbird will be released, and New Horizons will make its closest approach to Pluto. Who's going to read Go Set a Watchman? I am, out of curiosity.
Ready to start BLOGGING? Want to learn how you can use SOCIAL MEDIA to market your book or business? I have several classes coming up, beginning with Successful Blogging at Book Passage TOMORROW. It's not too late to sign up! For more classes, visit: http://www.sfgrotto.org/tag/social-media/
Sat., June 6 • 10:00-4:00 pm • $105. Have you always wanted to start a blog? This is your chance! In one six-hour session you will set up a Wordpress blog, choose a focus and design, and learn how to write great blog posts. This class covers best blogging practices, how to build traffic, ...
This time last year I was starting a long and aggressive treatment strategy
for Breast Cancer that included two surgeries, twenty weeks of chemotherapy
and six weeks of radiation. I was forced to balance the life I had planned
with my husband and two young children with a whole new role in
I'm super excited that Constance Hale's Sin and Syntax: How to Craft Wicked Good Prose is on sale for just $1.99 (in ebook format) this week and next! I just bought my copy for my iPad. You can get yours here:
Today is the last day to register for Blogging for Beginners: Enhanced Edition at the reduced Early Bird rate, so don't wait another minute if you're thinking about enrolling! Tomorrow the price goes up $25. My Advanced Blogging Workshop also begins next week, and Social Media Bootcamp is July 11.
I wish I were free this Saturday to take Susan Ito's Revision Boot Camp. If you have a fiction or nonfiction work of 20 pages or less that needs some work, Susan is an amazing writer and teacher. And this sounds like so much fun!