Writers’ Week Program Note: Blogging Out Loud
Part of the Writers’ Week festivities will include a Google+ hangout with Rachel Lynn Brody and Shoshana Martyniak on Monday, September 10. Here’s your advanced warning, you know, in case you need to set up a Google+ account or test your webcam.
BLOGGING OUT LOUD:
How Reading & Reflection
Improve Your Self-Published Work
Monday, September 10, 2012
8:30 p.m. — 10:30 p.m. Eastern
Rachel Lynn Brody and Shoshana Martyniak will lead a workshop session in strengthening one’s voice as a participant in the world of self-publishing. Select a short blog entry (under 500 words) that you like, but think needs some tweaking, and bring it to a Google Hangout to read and discuss with other authors.
Please make sure you have an account with Google+ and have tested at least one Google Hangout before the session Monday night. You will need a computer with video camera and microphone capabilities to participate. Some smartphones also support G+.
8 p.m. Hangout Open
8:30 – 10 p.m. Readings & Comments
10 – 10:30 p.m. Discussion/General Chaos
To register, email your blog entry to BloggingOutLoud@rlbrody.com along with your blog’s URL. If you don’t have a blog, submit any non-fiction piece under 500 words. Spaces are limited.
If you’re interested in observing the hangout without having your work critiqued, send an email to BloggingOutLoud@rlbrody.com.