In which I fight the noise, turn to writing, and dare you to do the same.
I am so excited about this retreat that I can’t wait to post it! Becca Lawton and I declared 2010 the Year of Realizing Wild Dreams in our Write Free e-letter. And now we’re going to help 20 people do just that in a spectacular day-long retreat in September on the gorgeous California coast. Realizing Your Wildest Writing Dreams Day-Long Retreat September 18, 2010. 10 to 5 Join Jordan E. Rosenfeld and Rebecca Lawton in beautiful Bodega Bay for a day of inspiration to realize your wildest writing dreams. Includes craft workshops, lunch, and Write Free activities. Limit 20 participants. $175. $25 discount to first 10 registrants who send a check to: Wavegirl, P.O. Box 654, Vineburg, CA 95487. … Read More
Don’t you get a little tired of the drudgery part of seeking publication? All that sifting, sorting, posting, mailing and then the waiting… Want to have a little fun in the process of seeking publication? Then join me and Rebecca Lawton, authors of the book Write Free: Attracting the Creative Life for our monthly self-paced “Playshops.” Playshop One’s theme is “Playing toward Publication.” The playshops take place each month. Next one begins April 6, 2009. For 20 days of the month you receive inspiring quotes and words, write free prompts, craft exercises and a weekly message to juice your creative energy up and engage in new publishing strategies. Sign up at: www.writefree.us/bookstore.html .
Month-Long Write Free Playshop: Playing toward Publication Join us for the first Write Free Month-Long Playshop in which you exercise your creative chops and aim for your publishing dreams. We are now accepting sign- ups at our website for this new month-long, self-paced Write Free Playshop, which begins in March, 2009. Join us every weekday for four weeks (20 days), for the following activities, which will be sent to you in a daily e-mail (except for the Weekly Message, which will come once a week): Write Free Writing Prompt to jumpstart your own personal freewrite for the day Quote on Attraction to inspire and align you with your best creative life Word of the Day to spark your imagination Exercises … Read More
Creativity Rescue Package Tough economic news and holiday blues can dampen your creativity just when you need its energy the most. The creators of Write Free offer you a Creativity Rescue Package, to “bail out” your stifled creativity and rejuvenate you for the New Year. The package includes: –The downloadable e-book Write Free: Attracting the Creative Life by Rebecca Lawton and Jordan E. Rosenfeld –Free subscription to the Write Free e-newsletter, featuring Creative Interviews, activities, and insights to juice up your creative soul throughout the year –Free subscription to the 2008 Newsletter archives (regularly $9.99) –Twenty percent off all hard copies of Write Free, lovely as gifts and indispensable to any writer’s library, for the entire year of 2009. All … Read More
Today Rebecca Lawton, my co-editor of the Write Free e-newsletter, and I are doing something we’ve never done before–offering a sneak preview of the November/December 2008 issue’s Creative Interview with Susan Henderson. Though the newsletter is free, you do have to SUBSCRIBE to read its contents. But since Susan rarely toots her own horn, we wanted to make sure that fans of Susan’s and of Litpark could read her interview here. From the Write Free e-newsletter: SUSAN HENDERSON is a contributor to National Public Radio’s newest literary venture, DimeStories, produced by Jay Allison of This I Believe, and is the recipient of an Academy of American Poets award and a grant from the Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation. Her work has been nominated twice for … Read More
We writers have to work on our craft if we hope to be published, there’s no way around it. But in our hustle to get published, we often forget the bliss of being creative–the force that drove many of us to write in the first place. Creativity is at the heart of my work with author Rebecca Lawton, and the root of our book Write Free: Attracting the Creative Life. Our FREE e-newsletter will be going out next week and I’d hate for you to miss out on this issue (back issues can be purchased for a small fee through our archives), which focuses on creative courage. Subscribing is easy and you can always change your mind and unsubscribe at … Read More