Write and Publish Your Memoir Like a Rock Star with Belea T. Keeney and Alice Osborn

Location: Center for Excellence, 3803‐B Computer Dr. Ste. 106 Raleigh NC 27609Child Rock Star MS Image
Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014 Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.—Refreshments served
Fee: $29, spaces limited. Please register early.
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When you write your memoir you are the rock star of your story. You have overcome obstacles, experienced failures, braved the elements and have come out on top. In this workshop with editors/authors Alice Osborn and Belea T. Keeney, you’ll learn how you can harness the power of your inner rock star by charting your narrative arc, finding your theme and giving your characters a strong voice. This workshop offers fun exercises and guidance to help you write your memoir and launch it out into the world stage for readers. We invite all levels of writers to join us.


Market Yourself Like a Rock Star Author with Alice Osborn Presented by the Charlotte Writers’ Club

Alice Osborn, Like a Rock StarLocation: Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road, Charlotte, NC 28211
Saturday, October 18th Time: 10 a.m to 12:30 p.m.
Fee: $25 for CWC members and $35 for non-members
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This workshop is for both published and yet-to-be published writers who wish to craft a marketing and branding strategy for getting the word out about their books via social media networking, websites, blogs, and the good old-fashioned way with press releases and media contacts. If no one knows who you are, how will they buy your book? Alice Osborn will give tips and tricks from her own experience as a successful published writer/editor and will address publicity/marketing tips for both traditionally and self-published authors. Alice uses social media daily to connect, network and grow her business, which she started six years ago.


The 24th Annual South Carolina Writers’ Workshop Conference in Myrtle Beach, SCHilton Myrtle Beach Resort

Location: Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort, 10000 Beach Resort Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Friday, Oct 24–Sunday, Oct 26, 2014
Registration starts at $235 (Member Rate)
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South Carolina Writers’ Workshop (SCWW) is proud to host the 24th 3-day writers’ conference in Myrtle Beach. The conference offers writers in various genres the opportunity to meet accomplished and acclaimed professionals in the field of literature. Package plans are available. Meals, social hours including cocktails and music, author book signings, exhibits, and vendors will be part of the events offered. Alice Osborn is teaching three workshops on Saturday, 10/25: “Be the Hero of Your Own Story, A Memoir Writing Sample”; “Intro Into Comedy Writing”;” Marketing Yourself Like a Rock Star.” For more info, contract http://www.myscww.org for more information or contact scwwconferencechair@gmail.com.


The 2014 NC Writers’ Network Fall Conference in Charlotte, NCNC Writers Network

Location: Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, 555 S. McDowell St., Charlotte, NC 28204
Friday, Nov 21 to Sunday, Nov 23
Registration starts at $250 (Member Rate)
To Register: http://ncwriters.org

The Fall NCWN Conference attracts hundreds of writers from around the country and provides a weekend full of activities that include a luncheon, an annual banquet, readings, workshop tracks in several genres, open mic sessions, and an exhibit hall packed with literary organizations, presses, and publishers. Conference faculty includes professional writers from North Carolina and beyond. Allan Gurganus, author of Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All will give the Keynote Address. NCWN Board member Alice Osborn is a sponsor.



Refunds, Cancellations and No Show Policy

There is no fee for cancellations or transfers made more than five business days prior to the workshop or event. Cancellations and transfers made one to five business days before the workshop will incur an administrative fee of 25% of the workshop fee. No shows and cancellations made the day of the event (or after) forfeit the entire tuition.



Alice Osborn will help you get your novel published and adored by your readers.

Alice is THE professional editor and published author to help you get famous through publication.

Alice Osborn, Raleigh AuthorShe will help you achieve success and confidence with editing, writing workshops, and mentoring to help you achieve your writing goals. If you need one-on-one coaching, Alice offers mentoring that can turn you from a writer into an author. She is THE expert you can trust and who will be honest and fair with you.

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