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Back to the Coast ~ To Newport

Update: My speaking engagement at Newport is cancelled due to a sudden snowstorm in my path. We hope to reschedule at a later date.

I’m headed for Newport tomorrow on Oregon’s beautiful coast to speak at a meeting of the Willamette Writers Coast Branch. 523 more words

Oregon History

Dream Come True!

Maryanne Christiano-Mistretta, author

Yesterday my life changed.

I couldn’t believe my eyes when I saw the email that my third book that I’ve been shopping around for almost a year was going to be published — traditionally! 407 more words

Epiphany Magazine Spring Writing Contest

Deadline’s been extended to March 1 for this contest run by Epiphany magazine. There’s cash money to be had, so consider entering!


Thoughts On Writing

Book Launch

Now the big announcement. Our launch is booked for Sunday April 30th. Please put it in your diaries. We have a great venue with good parking facilities. 6 more words

Book Publicity

How-to Start Earning A Comfortable Income As A Freelance Writer

Having real talent as a writer is generally more important than being an expert on a specific topic. Though finding work is more streamlined when you work within a few select niches, being a generalist offers flexibility and the excitement of writing a variety of content. 898 more words


here you have it: finalized book cover design for Silicon Valley Girl!

At last! I’ve received and approved the final versions of my front and back cover designs, and I’m really…relieved. Also, I’m quite pleased with the results. 1,158 more words