Posts Tagged "Writers"

Call for Submissions: Your Biggest Writing Fear (and how you overcome it)

Call for Submissions: Your Biggest Writing Fear (and how you overcome it)

By on Dec 2, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

We all have aspects of the writing life that leaves us quaking in our boots. Our gig is a risky one. Rejection, failure, missteps, critical readers, writers block … So many things to be afraid of! And yet we still write, even with shaky hands and quickened heartbeat. We keep living this writing life because we are people who overcome. This is a good thing. We...

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Don’t Be a Writer by Elizabeth Ivy Hawkins

Don’t Be a Writer by Elizabeth Ivy Hawkins

By on Sep 17, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Elizabeth Ivy Hawkins is one of our newest members on the Breathe Planning Committee and is presenting at the conference. Her breakout session is titled “Creativity and the Individual Voice”. We are excited to hear what she has to share with attendees this year.  If you still haven’t, there’s time to register for Breathe, 2016. We’d...

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Platform is Part of the Process by Alexis De Weese

Platform is Part of the Process by Alexis De Weese

By on Sep 13, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

We’re excited about Alexis De Weese’s Friday afternoon plenary session titled “Just Let Me Write”. We know you’ll glean much about platform and marketing (spoiler alert: they aren’t awful and evil!). Here, Alexis gives us a little insight into what she’ll say at Breathe. If you haven’t yet registered, feel free to do...

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6 Reasons to Go to Writing Conferences by Peter DeHaan

6 Reasons to Go to Writing Conferences by Peter DeHaan

By on Sep 10, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

We are delighted to once again have Peter DeHaan leading a breakout session at Breathe. His session this year is titled “Submit with Confidence: Remove the Worry and Pain When Pitching to Magazines and Websites”. We are confident that those attendees who go to his session will leave with great encouragement and inspiration. Peter is also excited to meet with...

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Top 4 Wisdoms Answer the Question—Are You a Writer? By Sherry Taylor Cummins

Top 4 Wisdoms Answer the Question—Are You a Writer? By Sherry Taylor Cummins

By on Aug 4, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Have you ever asked yourself the question, “Am I a writer?” I have. How can you know? Maybe you have been writing for years but have not gained notoriety and just don’t know. Or maybe you are preparing for your first writer’s conference and you wonder if you will fit in. Publication is a great teacher and looking back I see clearly when I became a writer. Here I...

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