News & Events

Novel Writing 101 Workshop

Half-day workshop for both beginning and more advanced writers
Presented by the Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation
Saturday, February 10, 2018 — 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
1914 14th Avenue, Vero Beach, FL
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2017 Florida Writers Conference

October 20 – 22, 2017
Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs
Workshops, panels, pitch agents and editor
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Novel in A Day Workshop

Writers League of the Villages
Friday, October 6, 2017
Laurel Manor Regional Recreation Center
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Tallahassee Writers Conference

Presenting two workshops – “The Suspense is Killing Me” and “Changes in Latitude”
Tallahasse Writers Conference
Saturday, April 22
Augustus B. Turnbull III Conference Center
Florida State University

Novel In A Day Workshop

Presenting “Novel in a Day,” a full-day interactive workshop
Saturday, April 29, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
A benefit for the Florida Writers Foundation
Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs
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Ancient City Writers Workshop

Presenting memoir writing workshop – “Life is Like a River”
Ancient City Writers Chapter
Saturday, March 18 at 10:00 am
SE Branch Library
6670 US 1 South, St. Augustine, FL

Writers by the Sea Workshop

Presenting memoir writing workshop – “Life is Like a River”
Thursday, February 16 at 6:00 p.m.
Writers by the Sea – Amelia Island Museum of History
233 S. 3rd Street, Fernandina Beach, FL

“We Were Amateur Soldiers” an RPLA Finalist

It was a privilege to help Martin Olsen tell his life story, and share the legacy of a life well-lived with the reading public. We Were Amateur Soldiers: How the Great Generation Changed the Face of America is more than another WW II memoir. Marty’s life is a metaphor for how our nation met its read more…