Living the Writing Life Bundle
This bundle contains practical advice for sustaining and understanding the writing life. Learn realistic ways to maintain unshakable writing and how to bounce back after rejection or criticism. Find ways to stay committed to the craft from a few educational insights and life stories. Keep up with the industry news in a concise, understandable, and actionable format while planning out your writing schedule. This bundle has everything you need to change your world, one word at a time.
Saying Yes to the Writerly Life
A bit of conversation, a dash of storytelling, and a splash of performance by Newbery Award-winning author Kwame Alexander as he shares from his recent books, educational insights, and plan to change the world one word at a time.
Author Jordan Rosenfeld will walk you through practical ways to sustain an unshakable writing practice through the mastery of persistence skills such as: building strong boundaries around your writing time; carving out distractions; collaborating with others; learning when to walk away, and when to try again. We’ll also explore strategies for how to bounce back after rejection or criticism; how to write from an authentic place and tackle tough or taboo subjects; and how to stay committed to the craft among other things.
Why I Write
The number one international bestselling author David Baldacci talks about books and writing, shares his stories from the road, and the importance of living a literary life.
Hot Sheet Live
What do authors really need to know about publishing industry issues? Journalist Porter Anderson created The Hot Sheet with Jane Friedman to provide authors with a way of keeping up with industry news in a concise, understandable, and actionable format - one that enables you to focus on your writing without missing out on the most important events shaping the business.
Authors Without Borders
A growing field of supportive services is coming into focus for internationally minded authors, but all challenges in going offshore are not easily handled. In this session, Porter Anderson, Editor-in-Chief of the leading international books business magazine, Publishing Perspectives, looks at avenues and dead ends authors are encountering in "going global." He takes your questions on how to get offshore in meaningful and effective ways and runs up a few warning flags about where those exotic shores get rocky.