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2018-02/06 Blogging: How to Succeed Online and Get the Attention You Deserve

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Blogging, Computer Software, and Technology, Classes, Events, New Year Classes | Comments Off on 2018-02/06 Blogging: How to Succeed Online and Get the Attention You Deserve

You might be using a blog to build an author’s platform and advertise your book.  Maybe you are hoping the blog will even become a bestselling book.  Maybe you just want to write a blog to promote a business idea you have or just for fun.  Whatever the reason, you are interested in having a blog.  Great!  Now how do you avoid being one of the many who give up within the first year? How do you continue to explore your blog’s reach and your potential as a...

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2018-01/17 A Writer’s Book of Days—First the Book, Now the Class—with Judy Reeves

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in Classes, Creativity and Journaling, Events, Fiction, Getting Started, Memoir, Nonfiction | Comments Off on 2018-01/17 A Writer’s Book of Days—First the Book, Now the Class—with Judy Reeves

There’s a reason both writers new to the craft and experienced wordsmiths continue to use this book nearly twenty years after its initial publication; its subtitle says it all: A Spirited Companion and Lively Muse for the Writing Life. Within its pages, you’ll find friendly instruction in the craft of writing; down-to-earth, practical tips; thought-provoking and inspiring quotes; insight and gossip into the lives of famous and infamous writers; and guidelines for a...

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2018-03/24 Spring Equinox Retreat with Judy Reeves

Posted by on Dec 10, 2017 in Classes, Creativity and Journaling, Events, Getting Started | Comments Off on 2018-03/24 Spring Equinox Retreat with Judy Reeves

The spring equinox is one of the four great solar festivals of the year. Day and night are equal, poised and balanced, but about to tip over on the side of light. This is a time of new life—spring arrives, the sun warms, the day lengthens, and the air takes on the scent of freshly turned soil and emerging green. Spring is a time of awakening, of healing and renewal, of the dawning and planting of new ideas. For our Spring Equinox Writing Retreat, we’ll...

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2018-02/25 Valentine Hangover: A Generative Writing Workshop with Judy Reeves

Posted by on Dec 10, 2017 in Classes, Creativity and Journaling, Events, Fiction, Getting Started, New Year Classes, Short Story and Flash | Comments Off on 2018-02/25 Valentine Hangover: A Generative Writing Workshop with Judy Reeves

Now that the Most Romantic Day of the Year has come and gone, let’s write about love’s leftovers, still-burning embers or what’s gone to ash. Writers of fiction, personal narrative, or memoir are welcome to bring their memories and imaginations, their inspiration, fantasies or thoughts of revenge to this workshop where we’ll write our hearts out.   Judy Reeves is a writer, teacher and writing practice provocateur whose books include A Writer’s Book...

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2018-01/21 Making Stories from Memories with Judy Reeves

Posted by on Dec 10, 2017 in Classes, Events, Getting Started, Memoir, New Year Classes, Nonfiction | Comments Off on 2018-01/21 Making Stories from Memories with Judy Reeves

A fun and fast paced workshop creating two-page story starts, flash fictions or flash memoirs based on prompts from Abigail Thomas’s masterful little book, Thinking About Memoir. We’ll write together and share our rough drafts, then offer ideas and suggestions for taking the next steps, maybe even help one make commitments or set deadlines for further development of the freshly generated material.   Judy Reeves is a writer, teacher and writing practice...

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