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Submit Your 2013 Book to the Library

Posted by on Sep 28, 2013 in Blog, Fresh Ink | Comments Off on Submit Your 2013 Book to the Library

The San Diego Public Library’s 48th Annual Local Author Exhibit is nearing and the Library is calling our resident authors for submissions.  If your book was originally published in 2013, we would like to display it in the exhibit, which will run the entire month of February 2014 in the lobby of the beautiful new Central Library. For information and to register for this event, please visit the San Diego Local Author webpage (also accessible from the San Diego...

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11/09 Poetry, Music and All That Jazz with Sylvia Levinson

Posted by on Sep 26, 2013 in Archived Events | Comments Off on 11/09 Poetry, Music and All That Jazz with Sylvia Levinson

Create poetry with musical inspiration! Music has the power to evoke emotions and memories; to inspire, mourn, soothe, commemorate, and celebrate. From classical to jazz, Dixieland to Debussy, Gregorian to gospel – music has inspired the creation of poetry.  In this interactive workshop, we will review and discuss a number of poems written about music, listen to a variety of musical selections as prompts for poems, move our pens and maybe even our hips a little....

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11/09 Why a Professional Looking Book Sells More Copies with Jeniffer Thompson

Posted by on Sep 26, 2013 in Archived Events | Comments Off on 11/09 Why a Professional Looking Book Sells More Copies with Jeniffer Thompson

Learn how to make the look of your book win over audiences! It’s true, readers really do judge a book by its cover.  A professionally designed cover stands out as just that—professional.  Readers are more likely to pick it up, turn it over and flip through it, reviewers are more likely to review it, and the media is more likely to take you serious as a viable and trustworthy author. A well thought out cover ensures more opportunity and more visibility for your...

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Halloween Book Festival in LA: Deadline Oct 1

Posted by on Sep 25, 2013 in Blog, Fresh Ink | Comments Off on Halloween Book Festival in LA: Deadline Oct 1

THE 2013 HALLOWEEN BOOK FESTIVAL – FINAL DEADLINEHOLLYWOOD, CA (August 20, 2013) _ The 2013 Halloween Book Festival deadline for entries to its annual program honoring the best books of the season arrives on Oct. 1. The Halloween Book Festival (www.halloweenbookfestival.com) will consider works in science fiction, horror, general fiction, non-fiction, biography/autobiography, young adult, fantasy, audio/spoken word, photography/art, comics, ‘zines,...

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Weekly Mon 10am: Read & Critique with T. Greenwood

Posted by on Sep 21, 2013 in Ongoing | Comments Off on Weekly Mon 10am: Read & Critique with T. Greenwood

On Hiatus: No M, W, Th sessions June 15 – July 19. This is an ongoing read & critique group with limited registration. Members pay monthly for their ongoing participation.  To pay monthly by Paypal after initial registration, send your payment to register@sandiegowriters.org noting the instructor and R&C time with your payment.  Please include this information in the subject line of check payments as well. New Fiction Read & Critique Group at the...

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