Writing Workshop with Victoria Zackheim & Anne Perry

Join Anne Perry, Victoria Zackheim, and Barbara Abercrombie for a day-long writing workshop at Los Angeles Valley College this Saturday, July 18th. With a focus on our specific genres, the workshop is designed to “help you discover insights into your writing, renew your joy of it, and direct you toward compelling fiction and nonfiction.” Barbara Abercrombie has published novels, children’s

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Victoria Zackheim – March Book Readings

Victoria Zackheim will be reading from her new book Faith throughout the month of March. In this latest collection of essays, “twenty-four authors explore their faith, what they believe today, and how they came to  those beliefs”. Several featured authors will be joining Victoria at the readings, including: Bonnie Garvin, Mara Purl, Aviva Layton, David Misch (west  coast), Amy Ferris, Caroline

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Write As If Your Life Depends on It!

Victoria Zackheim – Guest Blogger I don’t write sci-fi thrillers, and bodice rippers are of no interest, which leaves me writing in genres that make little money and have small readerships. Personal essays comprising an anthology? The perfect choice! So what do I encourage my creative nonfiction students to write? Whatever they like. No, wait, let

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The Red Carpet…to an Empty Room?

Victoria Zackheim – Guest Blogger I remember a conversation that took place perhaps ten years ago. Someone asked me what would make me happy…as a writer. Getting published? I said yes, that would certainly do it. Or do you need to have strong book sales? Well, yes, that, too. Ah, she went on, and the

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