TEDx Talk: Green-Light Revolution: Your Creative Life on Your Terms


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Big-stage Talks for Writers & Authors - She Writes University (Dec 7 & 14)

6 Mondays: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8 4pm Pacific | 7pm Eastern

6 Weeks, 6 teachers:
• Piper Kerman
• Elizabeth Nyamayaro
• Nadia Bolz-Weber
• Firoozeh Dumas
• Gina Frangello
• Lilly Dancyger

If you’re a woman writing memoir, you’re part of a growing movement. Come see what it’s all about!


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Feminist Foundations Book Club - ONLINE (Jan-April 2022, once a month)

Second Tuesday of Each Month (January – April 2022)
11am Pacific | 2pm Eastern

• January 10th:
Moments of Being
(1907-1936, published posthumously in 1972), by Virginia Woolf

• February 8th:
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
(1969), by Maya Angelou

• March 8th:
Fear of Flying
(1973), by Erica Jong

• April 12:
The Woman Warrior
(1976), by Maxine Hong Kingston

Join Brooke and Linda Joy Myers (National Association of Memoir Writers) to explore these four foundational memoirs that have influenced so many contemporary memoirists. One book discussion each month.


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What It Takes to Finish a Book - in person (January 8, 2022)

What It Takes to Finish a Book

Presentation for the CWC Mt. Diablo branch. More details to come!


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San Francisco Writers Conference - in person (Feb. 17-20, 2022)

I’ll be presenting at the 18th annual San Francisco Writers Conference.

Presidents Day Weekend—Feb. 17-20, 2022
at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco.

The conference is still in its planning stages. Check back soon for more details.


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Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop - in person (March 24-26, 2022)

March 24-26, 2022, at The Marriott at the University of Dayton (1414 S. Patterson Blvd.)

I’ll be teaching one of my favorite workshops, Reflection and Takeaway: The Heart and Soul of Memoir.


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