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Events 2017 (In Person)


2017 - Upcoming

I will be presenting, speaking, or teaching at:

> September 8 - 10.
HippoCamp: A Conference for Creative Nonfiction Writers. Lancaster, PA.

I'll be presenting a Saturday break-out session, "Submission Strategy: Beyond Wish Lists, Tiers, and Industry Buzz," and participating in the Lightning Round 10-minute flash presentations on Sunday with "I'll Take Titles for a Thousand, Alex." Registration/fee required. Details here.


Recently completed or underway:


> June 10. Maplewood/South Orange Book Festival
South Orange, NJ. Panel moderator:  "Nurturing the Writer in Your Child or Teenager." 

June 11. BooksNJ
Paramus, NJ. Panel, Women's Perspective on Writing Memoir.

May 6. The Art of Short Nonfiction Prose
A day-long writing intensive in a beautiful setting on a 30-acre farm. 

> April 11 - May 16  Write Your Life: Telling True Stories, Cedar Grove Library. 

> April 17 - June 21.   Spring Session classes at The Writers Circle.

> January 8. Resolve to Write. Montclair, NJ. Kickstart writing resolutions.


I am available to talk to your group about the art, craft, or business of writing; lead a workshop or seminar; give a reading; put together a panel presentation. Give me a shout!

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