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10/02 Successful Grant Writing and Development with Hess, Evans, and Fitzmorris

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Learn grant writing in this two session course! If you’re looking to support your non-profit organization and have heard that there is funding out there, this workshop will help you understand what it takes to produce a successful grant application. You will come away from this interactive class with an understanding of the process of grant development, knowledge of the common elements of grant proposals, how to align your mission, vision, and program activities to...

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09/28 Recess for Writers with Diane Malloy

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Recess for Writers: A Playful Provoking of Your Creative Side! Who says recess is just for kids? If you like to play, come join this fun, interactive workshop that will help you break through writer’s block and pursue new possibilities.Our need for fun can get overlooked in our serious and fast-paced world, but research shows that having fun, trying new things and changing perspective unlocks pathways in the brain that lead to increased creativity and overall...

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09/15 First Paragraphs and What They Must Do with Judy Reeves

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Forget the cliché about “the hook,” the opening paragraph of any story must do more than grab the reader’s attention. First paragraphs are the roadmap to the story, the promise of what’s to come; they set the tone of the story and speak in the voice of the narrator; sometimes they ground the story in place, often they introduce characters. From the opening sentence, one word after the other, the first paragraph creates the path that leads the reader deeper and...

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Vermin on the Mount Event Aug 24

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Join a number of regulars from SDWI for Vermin on the Mount’s 9th Anniversary Reading. Here’s what Host Jim Ruland has to say about the event: “Dear San Diego Friends,  I hope to see you this Saturday Aug 24 at 7pm at 3rdSpace for the ninth anniversary celebration of Vermin on the Mount! My reading series has a weird history. It started in L.A.’s Chinatown in August of 2004. I kept the series going even after I moved to San Diego in 2006 and started...

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09/22 Writers Read Book Club

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Sun, September 22, 3pm – 5pm he NEW Ink Spot, NTC at Liberty Station, 2730 Historic Decatur Rd., Barracks 16, Suite 202, San Diego, CA 92106 (map) Please join us as we discuss this year’s One Book, One San Diego selection, Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks. Writers (and non-writing readers) of all genres and skill levels are welcome. Shary Folkmann...

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