Day 6 of Agent Search: Dear Agent, I would be lying if I said, "I just want to write for the sake of writing, that "its not about getting noticed!" That's such bullshit! I write because for far too long I felt powerless. There was a time I was invisible even in my 6' ft.… Continue reading Day 78: #DearAgent… On Getting Noticed! #wewrite
Day 4 For too Long women writers have gone unnoticed. Writers who are women of color have not received the recognition and accolades we deserve. There are incredible writers and stories that have yet to be published. We are inviting literary agents, publishers, and magazine editors to join our international reading. We are inviting writers… Continue reading #DearAgent ~ FREE livestream reading
No one can teach us how to write! Writing for me is like breathing... This is why I write… Writing my memoir was about completing something significant for my daughter and gifting myself my very first published work at age 40. Writing scripts for the documentary Afrolatinos: The Untaught Story was about re-claiming… Continue reading TONIGHT FREE WRTERS WORKSHOP – Via Conference call (email for dial in information) #WFW #writers
As writers we are constantly becoming. Everything that surrounds us informs who we are. We writers often talk about "writers block" as this thing that keeps us from coming to the page. I feel that what blocks us is that we are consumed. There are so many things that keep us from coming to… Continue reading #DearAgent ~ Day 3: Writing is Not Taught!
Dear Agent, WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? I am working on an incredible story about amazing people and need your help What's the first thing that comes to your mind when you see those words: WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR? What is that thing that you tell yourself is the reason you don't have… Continue reading #DearAgent ~ Day 2
#DearAgent, You will receive hundreds, maybe even thousands of solicited and unsolicited requests in the history of your career. You will receive mountains of manuscripts and screenplays that perhaps you may never read. I could go the traditional route of sending you all countless letters that I may or may not get a response to.… Continue reading Dear Agent ~ Day 1