Sunday, February 18, 2018

Saturday, February 17, 2018

EVENT: Let’s Get Lit 2018 Conference via #AWAOA @CynthiaHatcher April7th #michlit #motownwriters

On top of the fresh ideas on how to write, sell and market your book, you will hear what it takes for you to become noticeable to your audience and how to make money doing it! You will also hear how to properly structure your business.
We like to have fun at AWAOA so dancing and giveaways will be a part of our time together!
Are you in need of a professional photo? You will have the opportunity to have that done as well.
Breakfast and Lunch will also be included!

The “Let’s Get Lit” conference is sponsored by AWAOA but all are welcomed to attend!

  • Early Bird VIP Tickets include:
    Entrance into the Conference
    Professional Photo
    Preferred Seating
    Click here
Early Bird Conference Ticket only – click here

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Call for Entries: Writer's Digest Self-Published Book Awards

Enter by April 2, 2018. You could win cash, prizes and a trip to the Writer's Digest Conference.
Web Version »
Writer's Digest Competitions
Ready to write your way to success? It all starts when you enter today!
The decision to self-publish your book is a bold move. It can take an unfathomable amount of time, research and money—maybe even a few sleepless nights. If you've self-published your book, you deserve recognition. You deserve to be rewarded for your dedication. 

Writer's Digest's Self-Published Book Awards has been recognizing self-published excellence for more than 25 years, and this time around, your book could win big. 

Here's what you could win:
  • $8,000 in cash
  • A feature article about you and your book in the March/April 2019 issue of Writer's Digest
  • A press release from Writer's Digest, to be sent, along with a copy of your book, to 10 different major publishing review houses
  • A paid trip to the ever-popular Writer's Digest Conference
  • AND more!
For the chance to earn the prestige you deserve and watch your career soar to new heights, enter Writer's Digest's Self-Published Book Awards.
This email was sent by: F+W, 10151 Carver Road, Suite 200 Blue Ash, OH, 45242 USA

Local Artists Under 10 via umdetroitcenter March23 #Detroit #Literary #ARt

Local Artists Under 10 is an event that gives students an opportunity to tie literacy and art together in a way that is meaningful to them.

This upcoming event will be the art showcase and will also include breakfast and a performance by a professional storyteller.

Friday, March 23 from 10am to 11:30am
University of Michigan Detroit Center

For more information

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Indie Book Writing for Beginners #MichLit #MotownWriters Metro #Detroit #Michigan #Writers #Romulus via @phettehollins

Register Now 

You asked for it, and here it is!!! INDIE BOOK WRITING FOR BEGINNERS is a 2-hour mini-workshop created to help get that best-selling book idea out of your head and onto paper. I know life is hectic with work, family, and other obligations but, by the end of the session, you'll have the simple tools necessary to write your book in 7 days or less, as well as be equipped with information on distribution, marketing, editing, promotion, or any questions you have about publishing your book. Goodie grab bags available on a first come, first serve basis. 
Register Now 
Seats are limited, so get yours now!

Saturday, February 10, 2018

It's snowy, but join us at #MotownWriters @Meetup wsg Poet and #MichLit Radio Producer, Andrea Daniel (andi2747) @DetroitLibrary

Love telling stories (communicating) through words & good visuals & great music. I'm a poet, too 

Topic: Getting the Writing Done,The Road to Coupling and more 

 Connect with her on Twitter at
We're at The Detroit Main Library. Park in the employees' lot and walk around to the front or the rear. And then meet up on the 3rd floor in the front of the library.

Friday, February 9, 2018

#Motownwriters: Check out DETROIT HUSTLE & GRIND BOOK FAIR; MAY19th. via @detroitauthor #Readers #Authors Invited!

Located on the mid-east side of Detroit, this sure to be epic event will be held in two locations. The "HUSTLE" will kick off at the CG Community Center ( 2326 East Seven Mile). Authors will be able to sell their books from 12pm until 6pm. 
 And if that's not enough time to introduce your masterpieces to countless readers, library reps, and book clubs; we've added the "GRIND".
That will be held at Hood Book Headquarters (2407 East Seven Mile) from 6pm until 12am. 
So yes...that's a total of 12 SOLID HOURS of Detroit Hustle & Grind time bookselling! 
Contact for more information!

Subscribe for Daily Updates

Subscribe to motownwriters

Free to join | Connect | Network!