01/08 Second Sunday Author Series at the Women’s Museum: Donna Miscolta – Hola and Goodbye

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Second Sunday Author Series: Women’s Voices, Women’s Stories A Collaboration of the Women’s Museum of California and San Diego Writers, Ink 4:30-5:30 pm at the Women’s Museum, Barracks 16, Liberty Station, $5.00 Donna Miscolta, author of Hola and Goodbye. Donna Miscolta’s short story collection Hola and Goodbye was selected by Randall Kenan for the Doris Bakwin Award for Writing by a Woman and publication by Carolina Wren Press in 2016.  She is also the...

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2017-01/04 Amherst Writers & Artists Workshop: Jan Words from the Heart (writing prompts!) with Ann Bancroft

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This is a workshop using the Amherst Writers and Artists workshop method designed to strengthen writers’ voices on the page, to stimulate creativity, encourage new work and support other writers. Writing to prompts, reading our work, providing and receiving positive feedback, we will learn what makes writing strong. Responses and discussion will provide insight into elements of craft including point of view, setting, sensory detail, voice, rhythm and mood. The belief...

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12/31 Writing Resolutions: writing more (and better) in the new year with W.A. Fulkerson

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Writing Resolutions: goal setting and practical applications for writing more (and better) in the new year with W.A. Fulkerson Sometimes we all need to hit the reset button. Not so long ago we had such great plans and dreams- you were going to have five novels done by now and a Pulitzer nomination on the way, but somehow life got in the mix. Have no fear, this workshop is for helping you get back on track. Through a series of exercises and tips, you’ll learn how...

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2017-01/08 Vision Boards with Kristen Fogle and Lydia Real

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As we move into the new year, channel your creative, personal, and professional desires through a vision board! We will start off with an exercise aimed to get you clear about your wants, some tips on how best to reflect that with images, create our boards, and close with some sharing and meditation. Leave knowing that what you want is right around the corner!    All materials are included, but feel free to bring photos or materials you might want to use.    ...

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2017-01/07 Goal Setting for Writers with Lisa Kessler

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Don’t make a resolution to write more, make a plan! Setting writing goals and deadlines is essential to writers regardless of where you stand on your writer’s journey. We’ll talk about different tools and techniques to keep you motivated to hit the keyboard and make 2017 a productive year full of creativity and inspiration.     Lisa Kessler has published multiple short stories in print anthologies and magazines.  Her vampire short story,...

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