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Have you ever wondered what best-selling authors eat for dinner? Or how to go about finding an agent? Are you trying to balance your creative life with domesticity? Want to be kept informed on the latest news for writers in our area? In our blog, we feature new installments from SDWI Board Members and other SDWI friends on their lives as writers.

Self Improvement Season Is Upon Us–So Write!

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in Blog, Craft Talk, Fresh Ink | Comments Off

Here we are–the start of a new year.  Something about starting a new calendar, even if it is an arbitrary designation for passing time–having no more meaning than we give it, makes many of us set on making ourselves shiny and new as well. It is reflected in the constant ads for weight loss that tell you that you are not good enough, damn it, and this year is the year you can change that.  It is reflected in the Resolution lists which people make and post...

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Have you ever wondered what best-selling authors eat for dinner? Or how to go about finding an agent? Are you trying to balance your creative life with domesticity? Want to be kept informed on the latest news for writers in our area? In our blog, we feature new installments from SDWI Board Members and other SDWI friends on their lives as writers.

AUTHORPRENEURS Dinner with Jennifer Coburn by Adventures by the Book

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 in Blog, Community Events, Fresh Ink | Comments Off

ADVENTURES BY THE BOOK with generous support from REAL OFFICE CENTERS is pleased to present its monthly dinner for AUTHORPRENEURS featuring USA Today bestselling author Jennifer Coburn Thursday, January 8, 2014, 6:30pm Topic: Getting Yourself in the Media About the Event: Venue: Real Office Centers, 600 W. Broadway, Suite 700, San Diego 92101 Cost: $25 (includes dinner, event, and signed book*) Information and registration: www.adventuresbythebook.com or (619)...

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Have you ever wondered what best-selling authors eat for dinner? Or how to go about finding an agent? Are you trying to balance your creative life with domesticity? Want to be kept informed on the latest news for writers in our area? In our blog, we feature new installments from SDWI Board Members and other SDWI friends on their lives as writers.

New Year’s Resolutions Treatise by T.C. Porter

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 in Blog, Craft Talk, Fresh Ink | Comments Off

A FREE, no-nonsense (albeit digressional) treatise on: The Secret to getting your writing done (rather than not), even during THE EVIL HOLIDAYS, and especially during the once-again upcoming & ever-compulsory NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION SEASON Welcome to the Holidays, where our motto is, “Get those Christmas cards out already, and be happy, blessed, thankful … and don’t forget Mom!” I mean, if the holidays were a place, we could just not go there! But it’s...

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Have you ever wondered what best-selling authors eat for dinner? Or how to go about finding an agent? Are you trying to balance your creative life with domesticity? Want to be kept informed on the latest news for writers in our area? In our blog, we feature new installments from SDWI Board Members and other SDWI friends on their lives as writers.

Resolutions or Bust by S. Harding

Posted by on Dec 22, 2014 in Blog, Craft Talk, Fresh Ink | Comments Off

So…This is it! This is the year (I tell myself) – The year for new beginnings and the completion of that novel I’ve been mentally sitting on for months, or maybe even years. January hits and I race out the gate, multi-colored pens-a-blazing. Before the ink dries, it’s February and the writing honeymoon has ended. Excitement lost, life intervenes, and excuses take-over: taxes, Super Bowl, March Madness, deadlines, family vacations, reading, napping. All the...

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Have you ever wondered what best-selling authors eat for dinner? Or how to go about finding an agent? Are you trying to balance your creative life with domesticity? Want to be kept informed on the latest news for writers in our area? In our blog, we feature new installments from SDWI Board Members and other SDWI friends on their lives as writers.

Give the Gift of Writing Classes: SDWI Gift Certificates

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 in Blog, Fresh Ink, Inklings | Comments Off

  Looking for a last minute gift for your favorite writer?  How about a gift certificate or gift membership to San Diego Writers, Ink? Individual Membership (starts in month purchased and runs for one year)        3-hour class for member ($45, must be member to get course at this price)         3-hour class for nonmember ($54, great for nonmembers who have never tried us before)           6 session class ($180 members price, must be member...

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