Past General Meeting Programs


Feb:       Kerry Peresta – Demystifying the Query Letter Process

Mar:      Rockelle Henderson – Selling Your Book

Apr:       Carolyn Males – Local Press Release Targets & How to Tap In

May:     Alex Cruden – Memoirs

Jun:       Elizabeth Millen – PINK Magazine – “Celebrate Your Womentality”

Oct:       Jonathan Haupt – Pat Conroy Literary Center

Nov:      Bill Newby – Birthing a Poem: Personal Reflections on Inspiration, Craft & Audience 


Jan:       Jodie Randisi – Toastmaster Tips

Feb:      Henrik de Gyor – Self-Publishing (slides, audio)

Mar:     Lydia Inglett – The Beauty of Books (audio)

Apr:      Katherine Tandy Brown – Honing Your Writing Skills (audio)

May:    Miho Kinnas – On Poetic Forms: Haiku as an Example (slides, audio)

Jun:       Bill Newby – Birthing a Poem II (handout)

Sept:     Bob Taylor – Bringing a Reading Alive (handout)

Oct:     Clifford Brooks – Branding and Marketing (handout)


Jan:     Michael Cerrati – Copyright Protections and Procedures

Feb:    IWN 20th Anniversary Project

Mar:  Self-Editing for Publication— Writing Like an Editor (handout)

Apr:  How to Identify and Vet Agents, Publishers and Contests by Jonathan Haupt

May:  “Story Arcs” by Ellen Malphrus, Professor of English at USCB and author of Untying the Moon.

June:  Local Publications Writers Forum


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