2nd Friday of the month Speedwrite Live 4pm (UK) Speedwriting, freewriting, stream of consciousness, writing longhand for ten minutes, putting the thoughts that pop into your head down on the page while ignoring the internal censor may be the best thing you ever learned to do. Join us and try it for yourself. Prompt – Write – Share.
Wednesday 5th May The 8 A's for Writing Anything 2pm (UK) I am delighted to have been invited to teach a session to the Families in Global Transition Research Network that will kick start their new Shut Up and Write series of free workshops, open to anyone who would like to learn to write accessible, publishable articles and books based on their research, knowledge and experience. Free of charge.
Thursday 6th May In Conversation Masterclass – How to Co-write a Book 2pm (UK) Join me as I talk to Lisa Ferland (Knocked Up Abroad), Carrie Frais (#LivingTheDream) and Doreen Cumberford (Arriving Well) about how they edited, collated and published their collaborative books with groups of contributors. Hear how I did the same with my four collaborative books: Monday Morning Emails; Forced to Fly; Reunion of Strangers and The Worlds Within. Join our open Q and A at the end too. The session is free of charge and tends to last an hour and 15 minutes. All previous ICMs can be watched here on my website and on YouTube. Written reports are published in my Monthly Inspirer Newsletter so don't miss out.
June 1st Memoir Book Writing Circle – £700 Kick start your memoir. This three-month program is designed to help a hand-picked group of four wannabe authors kick start their book writing journey. ONE PLACE LEFT. 6 x 2-hour sessions, held every other week plus a seventh and subsequent session. 10:00-12:00 GMT
Sep 14th How-to Book Writing Circle – £700 Kick start your how-to book. At the end of the process you will have an outline of your book plus 3 chapters and a plan for the rest of your journey. It will help a hand-picked group of 3 to 4 wannabe authors kick start their book writing journey. ONE PLACE LEFT. 6 x 2-hour sessions, held every other week plus a seven and subsequent session 15:00-17:00 GMT