where the writers are
Free Writers' Workshop in Oakland, California, on Saturday, July 14, 2012


My friend, Teresa LeYung-Ryan, sent me the following notice about an upcoming free workshop for writers. Mark your calendars.  This one sounds like a winner.  For more information about Teresa, go to http://www.lovemadeofheart.com/.   

Saturday July 14, 2012 noon - 2:00pm at Oakland Public Library - Rockridge Branch, 5366 College Avenue, Oakland, CA

Join playwright, and radio host Kim McMillon  for the free Writers’ workshop “Writers on Writing.” Award-winning Australian author and journalist Stephanie Dale will help authors find their inner voice as writers. Teresa LeYung-Ryan will speak on creating your writing platform and building your brand as a writer. Poet and composer Judith Cody discusses how to write for and publish an anthology; author and columnist Yolande Barial will demonstrate the importance of finding your passion, while author an educator Joan Gelfand will deconstruct the process of getting published. This workshop is for writers with a desire to find their voice, write, and promote their work. A reception and book-signing will follow the presentation.