Fall for Writing Conference, Oct 15-16: Sign Up Now

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.

Writing is Writing is Writing by Molly Cook

Posted by on Sep 22, 2016 in Blog, Craft Talk, Fresh Ink | Comments Off on Writing is Writing is Writing by Molly Cook

WRITING IS WRITING IS WRITING (Originally appeared in a slightly different form on my blog What Would Steinbeck Do? http://whatwouldsteinbeckdo.wordpress.com) Published writers tend to think of themselves as “real” writers — the ones churning out hot novels and heartfelt poetry and memoirs and thrilling true-life adventures or exposes. All others who push pens or tap keys are just writing hacks. Sadly, those other writers also tend to think of themselves this way...

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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.

10/15 Fall for Writing: Info on Individual Sessions

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016 in Blog, Classes, Events, Fresh Ink, Inklings, Monthly Event, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off on 10/15 Fall for Writing: Info on Individual Sessions

October 15-16th:  All Day Conference.  Individual sessions are offered throughout both days.  Below you will find more information about the sessions.  You can buy a weekend pass and take up to 10 sessions (we have two rooms so there are usually 2 classes running at the same time) or you can pay for each session you want individually. More info on conference: click here Members  $25/session:  A la carte pricing for individual sessions (choose sessions...

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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.

10/20 Hungry Heart: Adventures in Life, Love, and Writing with Jennifer Weiner in La Jolla

Posted by on Sep 15, 2016 in Blog, Community Partner of the Month, Events, Fresh Ink, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off on 10/20 Hungry Heart: Adventures in Life, Love, and Writing with Jennifer Weiner in La Jolla

at the Lawrence Family JCC, 4126 Executive Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037 Fearless, funny, feisty, and endlessly free-spirited, #1 New York Times bestselling author (Good in Bed, In Her Shoes, Who Do You Love) and de facto Ruler of the Twitterverse Jennifer Weiner kicks off this year’s book fair by reminding us that in spite of the doom and gloom we sometimes hear from all corners, life is energizing, uplifting, and joyful. She bares her soul with bravado and beauty in a...

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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.

Restoring Wholeness with Lara Eisenberg–read more about this class for women

Posted by on Aug 17, 2016 in Blog, Fresh Ink, Inklings | Comments Off on Restoring Wholeness with Lara Eisenberg–read more about this class for women

Lara Eisenberg has a class coming up on Sunday, August 28th: 08/28 Restoring Wholeness: Reclaiming Body, Sex, Heart & Soul with Lara Eisenberg “You, just by being you–with your life experiences and your own healing journey–have inspired me to embrace my own journey. Whenever I doubt or want to give up because it feels too hard to overcome the years and layers of shame, I hear and read your words, see the care your have for me on your...

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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.

About A Year in Ink, Volume 10, from Judy Reeves, Editor

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016 in Blog, Fresh Ink, Inklings | Comments Off on About A Year in Ink, Volume 10, from Judy Reeves, Editor

A Note from Judy Reeves, Editor, A Year in Ink, Vol 10 Our 10th Edition of A Year in Ink holds special importance to me. Not that all editions aren’t special, but this year marks an anniversary—ten years of publishing collections that showcase the finest work of our community of writers. With Vol. 10, A Year in Ink will be a decade-long archive representative of who we are and what we have to say through our fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and memoirs. Our editors...

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