LA Times Festival of Books Information
Market Update by Patricia Fry
Book Doctor by Bobbie Christmas
Be Your Own Editor—Book Review by Patricia Fry
How to Set Up You Virtual Book Tour by Sandra Beckwith
Featured Member—David Perkins
Words To Live By by Bonnie Myhrum
Who’s Got the Face? By Doug Snelson
Here’s What’s New –Dozens of bookselling and magazine stats
Opportunities for Freelance Writers –Article ideas and trends to jump start your career
Opportunities for Authors – What 10 publishers want NOW
Book Promotion Opportunities – Sell your ebooks, Books With a Mission, book festivals and more.
Opportunities for Artists – Three job sites for artists
Going, Going, Gone – 4 magazines and a publisher are gone
Resources for Authors and Writers – Track your articles/share your articles
Bonus Item – Interview with Mike Samson, co-founder of crowdSPRING, a marketplace for creative services. Attention: Freelance Writers and Artists
Straylight Magazine is hosting a poetry contest! All forms, styles, and subjects of poetry will be considered.
Ventura resident Marion Witte has captured her true-life story in Little Madhouse on the Prairie, a memoir. At the Ventura County Writers Club February eighth meeting, she’ll discuss how she got Little Madhouse published, how she marketed the book using traditional and new media, and what authors must do to get their book in front of their niche market.