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Cheryl Strayed Bay Area Writing Workshop

Mar.10.2013

TICKETS ARE GOING FAST!!!
Registration is now open for an exclusive writing workshop and craft talk
with Oprah Book Club pick and #1 New York Times Best Selling Author of

WILDTINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS by Cheryl StrayedTORCH

WILD, Tiny Beautiful Things, and the novel Torch.
Cheryl Strayed

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June 1, 2013 9:00AM-5:00PM
at the fabulous Sheraton Sonoma County, Petaluma

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For DISCOUNT hotel room reservations go to: http://www.sheratonsonoma.com/
and mention “Cheryl Strayed Writing Workshop June 1st”

Register TODAY!! This event WILL SELL OUT!

Early bird advanced registration is $197 lunch included.
Tickets available at the door for $237

This event is brought to you by Albert Flynn DeSilver & The Owl Press
Official Bookseller at the event will be Point Reyes Books!

With gratitude to Litquake SF

and the National Association of Memoir Writers

Workshop Schedule (subject to change):
8:30 Continental Breakfast
9:15 Welcome and opening remarks.
9:45 Introduction
10:00 Talk & First Writing Session
11:00 Sharing Q&A
12:30 Lunch
2:00 Craft Talk & Second Writing Session
3:30 Sharing and discussion
4:00 Reading
4:30 Q&A
5:00 Book Signing & Close

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