Upcoming: Author Press Kit workshop

Just a short announcement today.  As my regular readers may know, I’m currently in a graduate program for publishing.  I learned earlier this month that a proposal I submitted to my program was accepted – and I’ll be leading a workshop for authors on writing press kits later this semester! My workshop will take placeContinue reading “Upcoming: Author Press Kit workshop”

Quick PR for Non-Public Figures

So you’ve done something really cool. Maybe you’ve won an award or a fellowship. Or, if you’re like most of my readers, you’ve written a book that’s finally going to be published. These things happen once in a while, and when they do, you want to tell the world about them. …maybe not the entireContinue reading “Quick PR for Non-Public Figures”

UTWG Winter Writing Contest

This winter, I’m sponsoring a winter-themed writing contest as vice president of the University of Toledo Writer’s Guild. All types of writing fewer than 17,000 words or 100 pages (screenplay) will be accepted and judged during this competition.  Submissions of poetry and short stories are encouraged, but novel or novella excerpts of fewer than 17,000Continue reading “UTWG Winter Writing Contest”

UTWG Halloween Party on Oct. 28

The University of Toledo Writer’s Guild will host a Halloween party Friday, Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. in the Student Union Room 2562. The officers of UTWG will host the event, which will include plenty of fun stuff for you to enjoy: Light snacks & drinks – pop, water, and some salty snacks Music forContinue reading “UTWG Halloween Party on Oct. 28”

UTWG Horror Competition

As vice president of the UT Writer’s Guild, I’m sponsoring a horror competition for students at the University of Toledo this October. All types of writing, including poetry and fiction, will be eligible for the competition, as long as entries maintain a horror theme.  I will also accept submissions in the following genres: dark fantasy,Continue reading “UTWG Horror Competition”