If you were there today, click on the title of this post so that when you scroll down this page you can see the boxes to submit your comment.
I am so elated that you and 40 other writers from California Writers Club showed up today at Belmont Library, CA for the first “Major League Tryouts with Coach Teresa– Build Your Name, Beat the Game: Be Happily Published”
Let the world know that you were there . . . by filling in your name, email address, website or blog address (if you have one)
In the big rectangular box, tell the world what your “tags” are.
Review what you typed, because, as soon as you press the Submit Comment bar, your comment will appear on my post for the world to see. You won’t be able to edit it after you press the Submit Comment bar.
My blog alert will send me an email, notifying me that there’s a new comment waiting for me to view. For You Fabulous Writers Who Were There Today, if you press the Submit Comment bar by accident and want me to delete your comment, I will do that for you. Ask me . . . by submitting another comment. This is good practice for writers who have never submitted a comment on a blog before.
Also, if you have a quick question for me, submit a comment. Even if you don’t have a question, submit a comment anyway. I want to hear from you.
I’m cheering for you!
Teresa LeYung Ryan
Coach Teresa wants you to have a blog. Why? You can showcase your writing style, “tag” the keywords and key phrases in your blog posts — to attract agents, publishers, more fans.
Ann Foster, on CWC Peninsula Branch executive board, writes historical fiction set in Texas
Apala G. Egan (Apala, check out http://wnba-sfchapter.org)
Arnette Bourla (Arnette, where were you sitting yesterday?)
Bardi Rosman Koodrin, a visionary communicator! Bardi is Publicity Chair for CWC Peninsula Branch
Bel M. Rennels, author of A Gift Not Wasted – organ advocacy, joy of gifting life
Carmen Lee, founder of Stamp Out Stigma. Read about famous people with mental illness http://www.stampoutstigma.org
Catherine Byrne (Where were you sitting?)
Christopher Wachlin writes fiction, scripts, poetry. (Chris, thanks for helping Coach Teresa yesterday!)
Darlene Frank (Do you have Playbook #12?)
Darlene Rose DeMaria, spiritual mentor, Catholic Buddhist Wisdom
David Hirzel writes about Arctic, Antarctic, explorations, Tom Crean http://davidhirzel.net
Diane Warner is NOT a clown anymore.
Eve Visconti says “Personal growth through movies!”
George Jensen writes engaging stories.
Georgia Platts writes about “Having it all without doing it all” for moms whose careers are at home or outside the home.
Geri Spieler, author of Taking Aim at the President, is an investigative journalist and award-winning speaker http://gerispieler.com
Ida S. Lewenstein, author of a delightful children’s picture book.
Inés Villafañe-León salutes immigrants; she’s fluent in Spanish; author of 2 books http://inesalicia.com/
James Hanna writes about prison riots.
Jess Roat (Where were you sitting?)
Joyce Robins, author of Aunt Lydia’s Trousseau
Kimmelin Hull was there.
L J Anderson specializes in writing about health http://LJANDERSON.com
Laurel Anne Hill, author of Heroes Arise, writes about forgiveness, inner turmoil, unlikely heroes http://www.laurelannehill.com
Lenny Robins is Joyce Robins’ adoring husband.
Linda Okerlund, VP of CWC Peninsula Branch. (Linda, thanks again for inviting Coach Teresa to deliver “Major Leagues Tryouts for Writers to Build Your Name”)
Lisa Meltzer Penn, author of The Siren Dialogues http://LisaMeltzerPenn.com
Margaret Davis, author of Straight Down the Middle – surrogate parents http://MargaretDavisBooks.com
Martin Shane Dowd (Martin, always a joy to see you!)
Mary E. Knippel helps busy women rediscover their creative-selves http://openuptoyourcreativity.com
Mary Hanna, author of You May Already Be a Wiener! and columnist – Second Half is a running commentary on everyday life for Baby Boomers and those who love them. http://maryhanna.com/ (Mary, thanks for telling me about tags revealed or in cloud!)
Ollie (what is your last name?)
Patricia Costello writes crime fiction, with an American female protagonist in Latin America. (Patricia, thanks for asking questions.)
Riley Costello (Thanks for attending with Patricia!)
Ruth Silnes says: “Education through art.” 2 books http://RuthSilnes.com
Tia Creighton, female social satirist http://tia-creighton.livejournal.com
Tory Hartmann, a cool leader, engaging story-teller, writes about Catholic humor http://ToryHartmann.com
Valerie Lee, author of The Jade Rubies – about slave girls (Wow, Valerie!) http://ValerieLeeWorks.com
Virginia W. Thomson, author of history, Bible, Judgment Day
Everyone who was there yesterday . . . I’ll add your name if you submit a comment to this post. Let the world know you were there yesterday.
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