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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Body/Mind

Anoek van Praag – Guest Blogger Today I was having morning coffee in the neighborhood with some friends when the subject of body/mind illness came up. I am always surprised when folks talk about body/mind only – where is the soul? Or the heart? Or the subconscious? It is still amazing to me that most people are so

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Don’t Do What I Did: Making the Most of Media Opportunities

Linda Lowen – Guest Blogger In the 1950 noir classic Sunset Boulevard, all-but-forgotten silent movie star Norma Desmond anticipates a comeback and prepares for the moment the cameras are on her. That premise gave actress Gloria Swanson one of the best lines ever uttered on film: “All right, Mr. De Mille, I’m ready for my

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RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES

Anne Perry – Guest Blogger ‘Ripped from the Headlines’ sounds rather visceral, doesn’t it?  But isn’t that what stories should be?  Full of brains, heart and guts!  But where to get the core of the idea to start with? The ‘news’ is full of them.  All you need is the seed, just the very beginning.  We

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Soul Collage

Betty Newman – Guest Blogger In October of 2008 I knew nothing about the Heroic Journey or L. Frank Baum, the author of “The Wizard of Oz,” nor Joseph Campbell and Jean Houston-the great chroniclers of the Heroic Journey in Mythology-and certainly not Jonah Sachs, author of “Winning the Story Wars.” What I did know

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ALIVE & Well Workshop with Janet Riccobono

Women At Woodstock friend and alum, Janet Riccobono, is facilitating a workshop at Columbia Greene Community College in Hudson, NY beginning September 27th – and it sounds fantastic! Janet’s ALIVE & Well Workshop focuses on personal development for women over 40 – how our choices and perceptions affect our physical and emotional well being. The course will run four consecutive

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It’s Time To Become Who I’m Meant To Be

Ann Fry, Women At Woodstock 2014 presenter, is leading a special one-day workshop this Saturday, Sept 13th in New York City from 9 – 4:30 pm. The workshop, titled It’s Time To Become Who I’m Meant To Be, will focus on YOU. Join Ann, co-facilitator Dina Wilcox, and a small group of like-minded people, in an intimate setting

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Experience, Honesty, Passion: Why You May Be the Perfect Interview Guest

Linda Lowen – Guest Blogger Maybe you think a media training workshop wouldn’t apply to you. You’re not a big name, or you don’t have a national platform, or you don’t live near a major media market. Perhaps you’ve been on local radio or television and done just fine, and that’s about as far as

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