The Ventura County Writers Club (VCWC) will again sponsor “Well Red” an evening of local authors reading their latest releases on Friday, March 30. “Well Red” will be the largest Lit Crawl Friday night event, all a part of Ojai WordFest. This year “Well Red” has moved to the Ojai Women’s Club to accommodate the [...]
The Pacific Institute for Professional Writing (PIPW) announced it will be the nonprofit sponsor of the 2nd annual Ojai WordFest, March 24-31, 2012. PIPW will present a day of education on Saturday, March 31 to be held at World University of Ojai. Part of the activities that day will be the first of its mentoring [...]
Every year IBPA offers scholarships to their Publishing University event to their affiliate groups. SPAWN is one of those affiliate groups, and as a SPAWN member, you are eligible. Susan Daffron has the application forms, so if you’re interested, let her know. Publishing University 2012 will be held on March 9-10, 2012 in San Francisco, [...]
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Southern is a state of the heart, kind of like feeling youthful. We would love to have your members participate in our Team Thursdays where we host a guest post of about 500 words on any topic of interest to our fellow writers. Submissions can be emailed to shannon@southernwritersmag?.com.
Great American Bargain Book Show, Cobb Galleria in Atlanta, GA and the Renaissance Waverly will be the host hotel. Visit www.gabbs.net or call Cathie Eargle at 865-922-7490 to register.
Adventure Trip for Writers to Angkor Wat, Cambodia, November 1-11, 2012. Includes writing instruction, accommodations, all meals, daily spa treatments and most excursions such as elephant jungle ride and Khmer cooking class. Cost: $1,799. Airfare separate cost. 805-669-7373 www.globalwritingadventures.com
Paris Writers Retreat, October 1-7 & Florence Writers Retreat October 8-13 20+ hours of professional writing instruction each week. Genres include Memoir, Screenwriting (Basic and Advanced) and Travel Writing. Cost: $999/week. Accommodations and airfare separate costs. (805) 669-7373 www.globalwritingadventures.com
Writing in Paradise, Hawaiian Writing Adventure, June 18-23, 2012 5-night/6-day writing retreat held at the majestic Kalanai Oceanside Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii. Limited to 8-10 writers. Costs starting at $799. Includes writing instruction, accommodations, and all meals. Airfare and excursions separate costs. 805-669-7373 www.globalwritingadventures.com
2nd Annual Ojai Writers’ Conference, June 8-10, 2012. Classes are offered for one, two, or all three days, Friday through Sunday. Costs: $99-$349 805-669-7373 www.ojaiwritersconference.com