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How to Stay Motivated When Life is Tugging at Your Heels with William Kenower

May 20, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

Need help staying motived? Let us help. The last 90 minutes will be spent in small-group critique break out sessions.

William Kenower is the author of Fearless Writing: How to Create Boldly and Write With Confidence, and Write Within Yourself: An Author’s Companion, and the Editor-in-Chief of Author magazine. In addition to his books, he’s been published in The New York Times, Writer’s Digest, Edible Seattle, Parent Map, and has been a featured blogger for the Huffington Post. He also hosts the popular podcast Author2Author. His new book, Everyone Has What It Takes: A Writer’s Guide to the End of Self-Doubt, will be published by Penguin in May 2021. f

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1 Sign up for our Newsletter*
2 Click on the Zoom link and “Register” at least 15 minutes BEFORE the meeting
3 Have your video ON – We reserve the right to turn off your video or remove you from the meeting at any time.
4 Be on time! The meeting will be locked 15 mins after the start time.
*Membership NOT Required – to sign up, go to our webpage and fill in the Newsletter form located in the bottom right side-rail.

Let’s bolster each other up! Are you a member and have writerly news or a milestone to share? We’d love to put it in our ‘By Members for Members’ Newsletter.
Here are some ideas:
Milestones (examples)
Finishing the 1st draft of your manuscript
Getting out of your writing funk and writing for two week straight
Sending your polished manuscript to Beta Readers
If you’re proud of it, send it to us and we’ll let you know if it can go in!

Writerly News (examples)
Getting an agent
Award announcements
Short story publication news

Not on this list? Ask and we’ll see what we can do.
Email us at pnwa@pnwa.org with the following:
Subject line: Member News and Milestones
Your legal name (so we can look you up in or registration system)
A 50 word or less blurb
Link if applicable
Image of yourself or something related (Ie. book cover)

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May 20, 2021
6:00 pm


(425) 673-2665
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Writers' Cottage 317 NW, Gilman Blvd., Ste. 8,
Issaquah, WA 98027 United States
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(425) 673-2665
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