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Jenny Savill (Senior Agent, Andrew Nurnberg Associates) - Winchester Reading Series

On Tuesday 9th February Jenny Savill – senior agent at Andrew Nurnberg Associates – spoke to a packed classroom of would-be authors eager to improve their chances of getting recognised by an agent. 940 more words

Creative Writing

Laura Barnett and ‘Being Brave!’

As an aspiring author, I was excited for the opportunity to meet Laura Barnett at the Wakefield Literature festival back in September. I am currently completing an MA in Creative Writing and try and get along to as many local author events as I can. 487 more words


Tanya Landman - Winchester Reading Series

It was a huge honour to have Tanya Landman as our first guest speaker as part of the Winchester Reading Series. The best-selling, award-winning author entertained us with many brilliant stories, from her time working in a zoo dressing up as ‘Kevin The Bear’ and being mobbed by unruly toddlers to when, shortly after having her first son, her theatre company went to a very important festival and turned up with Baby, Grandma and Ffred the dog (no typo – he had two Fs!). 290 more words

Creative Writing


I still don’t know what possessed me to RSVP for this event hosted by the History & Culture of Los Angeles Meetup Group. I wasn’t familiar with the author or subject of the book “ 283 more words

Author Talks

Author Talk and Book Signing

Now that my novel is published — as evidenced by the ten boxes of soft cover books stashed in my closet — I’ve been contacting various organizations to schedule author talk/book signing events. 412 more words


Public Speaking Tips for Nervous Authors (and other speakers)

I make my debut author talk this Friday, January 22nd, at the library where I work as a librarian. Since I was scheduled to speak, I’ve been a nervous wreck. 825 more words


Melissa Ambrosini | HEALTH. WEALTH. LOVE

Melissa Ambrosini is an entrepreneur, author, success speaker, self love teacher and inspires women all over the world to master their inner Mean Girl!

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