Wonderful Writers Wednesday!

RRWC Oct 16, 2013

Wonderful Writers Wednesday! Such a wonderful experience in an unusual setting. Last evening I was the speaker in the last of the Roanoke Writers Series. Their classes now take a break for the months of November and December. They go back in full swing in January with the Roanoke Regional Writers Conference at Hollins University. […]

See you at the Roanoke Writers Series on Wednesday

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See you at the Roanoke Writers Series on Wednesday for an evening class about cold case blogging. The class is from 630-8pm on Wednesday, Oct 16, at the Roanoke Community High School. I will be in the Liminal Hall. This will be the last class of the year before the Roanoke Regional Writers Conference Jan […]

Startup Workshop VTCRC

mindmap of the Oct 3 2013 VTCRC workshop

Startup Workshop VTCRC. Yesterday, I attended a startup workshop with Jim Flowers, the executive director of VT KnowledgeWorks. In this workshop, Jim spoke about the strategic essences  of business concepts (it has to suit you), tightened up on managerial focus, and reviewed the overall business start-up process. I learned a lot in a few hours. […]

Roanoke Regional Writers Conference 2014

RRWC Hollins Jan 2014

Roanoke Regional Writers Conference 2014. On Jan 24-25, 2014 I will be at this conference at Hollins University, Roanoke. The Roanoke Regional Writers Conference enters its seventh year in 2014. The event opens Friday night with a wine reception and keynote address. Saturday’s workshops begin at 8:30 a.m. and run through 5:30 p.m. The schedule is here. […]

Cold Cases at Virginia Tech

Sept 19 2013 VT Prof Writing Eng Dept

Cold Cases at Virginia Tech. I was invited as guest speaker in the professional writing classes from Jennifer Sano-Franchini, Asst. Professor of Professional Writing at the English Department of Virginia Tech. After a short introduction, I told the students what I do and especially why. For both the morning and the afternoon session, I used […]