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Thank you, Writers

Thank you, Writers

This holiday season, I’m thankful for writers. I’m thankful for those writers who put themselves out there and wrote articles and stories and unknowingly helped me heal from many things over the last few years. I’m thankful for writers who overcome self-doubt and disillusionment and push forward anyway. You propel me forward.  I’m thankful to […]

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Play Club West Accepting Submissions For New Works

Hello, Writers, Playwrights, and Authors! The Unknown Artists’ PLAY CLUB WEST is currently accepting submissions of 10 minute new works. Their schedule for reading those scripts chosen is as follows: AUGUST – New Works Month AUG 1 – Conversations Around the Dinner Table AUG 8 – Girl Stuff AUG 15 – Passion Please submit one 10-minute play […]

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Call For Submissions for Moving Words 2018

Attention all creative writers and poets! Ever wanted to see your words come to life? Now’s your chance to do just that by submitting your work to Moving Words 2018, an international collaboration that pairs upcoming writers, animators, and voice actors together to tell powerful stories. If chosen, your piece will become the basis of […]

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FREE LA Best Of SHORTS Film Festival.

Thur. June 1st. 7pm. Regal LA LIVE This is a selected invite for FREE tickets to the best of shorts lineup: SPECIAL EVENT: Wednesday June 1st. 7pm. Regal L.A. LIVE Cinemas. 1000 W Olympic Blvd. http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/losangelesfilm…­ 1st ACT – Showcase of the best of SCI-FI Short Films. 2nd ACT – Showcase of the best of […]

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The Art of the Struggle

The Art of the Struggle

One of my clients said to me, “Sometimes I feel like my struggles are extraordinary.”  This client — all of us really — can only see our own experience. But if he could see what I see as a writing coach, he would know that every single one of my clients struggles in some way […]

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Writing Prompt for Wednesday 12/14/16

Writing Prompt for Wednesday 12/14/16

Your Daily Writing Prompt This week’s creative writing prompts focus on writing better dialogue. Every Sunday we start a new theme for the week’s writing prompts. Today’s Writing Prompt   Today I want you to write a conversation in which you focus on what a character is NOT saying. Invent two characters (or use existing characters […]

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