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805 Writers Conference returns to the beach November 2 & 3. Early bird discount registration open now

805 Writers Conference returns to the beach November 2 & 3. Early bird discount registration open now

805 Writers Conference Returns to the Beach November 2 & 3  The conference has moved to the beautiful Mandalay Beach Resort in Oxnard Shores Registration is now open for the 8th Annual 805 Writers Conference moves to the Mandalay Beach Resort in Oxnard Shores, CA for two days of conference sessions and workshops. The 2019 […]

How to Create Your Own FAN CLUB and Build Sales for Your Published Books – June 11th

How to Create Your Own FAN CLUB and Build Sales for Your Published Books – June 11th

Published Author Raven West Presents  “How to Create Your Own FAN CLUB and Build Sales for Your Published Books” Whether you’re a self-published or traditionally published author, you need a way to reach your audience. Emails, e-newsletters, Facebook and other social media marketing is “old school” and can be a waste of time and money […]

Social Media for Authors — Best investment of your time when promoting a book | March 25th in Thousand Oaks

Social Media for Authors — Best investment of your time when promoting a book | March 25th in Thousand Oaks

Social Media for Authors Which platforms are best, where readers visits,and how to create a buzz is topic for March 25 meeting of IWOSC/SPAWN in Thousand Oaks. Writers, authors and literary lovers welcomed.   Mandy Jackson-Beverly was born in Pyramid Hill, Victoria, Australia—population 419—and grew up around the rugged coastline and rolling hills of Tasmania. […]

How Writers Can Sell More Books by Improving Their Public Speaking Skills

How Writers Can Sell More Books by Improving Their Public Speaking Skills

Ester Benjamin Shifren, author of the powerful historical memoir, “Hiding in a Cave of Trunks: A Prominent Jewish Family’s Century in Shanghai and Internment in a WWII POW Camp,” will present “How to be a Winning Speaker” at the next monthly meeting of the San Fernando Valley branch of the California Writers Club. The meeting […]

Join a brand-new Romance Writing Workshop and tap into this rich market

Join a brand-new Romance Writing Workshop and tap into this rich market

Do you love to read Romance novels? Dream of writing one yourself? February 18, 25, March 4 & 11 or March 18, 25, April 1 & 8 Mondays 10:30 AM in Ventura If these dates, or the day and time, don’t work for you, contact Toni about alternative workshops. Get in on 52% ($$$) of the book […]

“Writing a Compelling Memoir” February 4 meeting of the IWOSC/SPAWN writers’ group in Thousand Oaks

“Writing a Compelling Memoir” February 4 meeting of the IWOSC/SPAWN writers’ group in Thousand Oaks

The meetings have moved to Goebel Center.  “Writing a Compelling Memoir”   With Diana Raab, MFA, Ph.D., a memoirist, poet, essayist, blogger, thought-provoker, and speaker For the first meeting of the year at a new location, IWOSC/SPAWN VC Chapter will discuss one of the most vibrant parts of the literary world—Memoirs. This is a joint […]

Publishing and writing law | Attorney Ivan Hoffman July 18th in Newbury park— Come learn your rights

Publishing and writing law | Attorney Ivan Hoffman July 18th in Newbury park— Come learn your rights

. IWOSC/SPAWN MEETING JULY 18, 6:30 PM AT NEWBURY PARK LIBRARY   . July 18 Meeting Topic Publishing and Writing Law with Ivan Hoffman, B.A., J.D. Understand the basics you need to protect your writing Come hear Ivan Hoffman, a publishing and writing attorney with over 45 years of experience, discuss key issues you need […]

Have questions about publishing or writing? Meet and talk with publishing pros and bestselling authors at the 805 Writers Conference this weekend.

Have questions about publishing or writing? Meet and talk with publishing pros and bestselling authors at the 805 Writers Conference this weekend.

Writing is lonely business—hours on the computer crafting sharp, precise sentences into stories. Who do you ask when you have a question? Who is in your network of advisers that you can rely on for answers to writing, editing, design, and marketing questions? Need to meet more people who can help you? Then consider coming […]

5 Great Reasons to Attend the 805 Writers’ Conference – #1 Buy tickets for just the sessions you want. Don’t miss out. May 19 & 20 in Thousand Oaks

5 Great Reasons to Attend the 805 Writers’ Conference – #1 Buy tickets for just the sessions you want. Don’t miss out. May 19 & 20 in Thousand Oaks

Writer conferences are important to any writer wanting to get published. What’s different about the 805 Writers’ Conference is our focus on both the skills and craft of writing, but also the required knowledge to marketing your books. Many conferences are nothing more than Pichfests—speakers hawking their services. Not The 805. Instead of endless panels with talking […]

Two publishing pros to speak about what writers must do at Feb 26 meeting of IWOSC/SPAWN

Two publishing pros to speak about what writers must do at Feb 26 meeting of IWOSC/SPAWN

The February 26 meeting of IWOSC/SPAWN Ventura County will host two distinguished publishing pros, literary agent Toni Lopopolo and renown award-winning editor Shelly Lowenkopf.  In a special joint speaker meeting, this dynamic duo will discuss the info you need to grab a reader’s attention from the first page.  “I have been fortunate to know both […]

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