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November in Manhattan - Literary Agents and Conference - Good Morning. I want to welcome you back to the workshops and hope you had a great summer. I am looking forward to seeing everyone and reading your latest editions of your projects. We begin our series of writing workshops on Saturday, Kate S. Sep 15, 2014 7:50 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Meetup Cancelled: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class - G ood luck with your novel and other projects. Hope to see you in September with all kinds of good news. Ever, Miriam Miriam G. May 20, 2014 12:42 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Meetup Cancelled: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class - Kate,  Have a great time in Manhattan! And best of luck on your novel. I'll miss you and everyone but will hopefully have lots of good new work to share when workshops start up again.  T Catherine N. May 20, 2014 11:27 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Meetup Cancelled: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class - Safe travels, Kate! Hoping your muse stays close as you come down to the finish line on your novel. Warmest Regards~ Kathy Kathy N. May 20, 2014 9:11 AM
Meetup Cancelled: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class - WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class, scheduled to occur on Saturday, June 21, 2014 2:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. From Kate to our WordSmitten Workshop Members: Next week, I' Kate S. May 20, 2014 8:29 AM
RE: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Author Tom Robbins - New Book - Tibetan Peach Pie - Please, please, please - I'd love a copy of this. &nb Helen F. May 12, 2014 8:40 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Author Tom Robbins - New Book - Tibetan Peach Pie - Please send the link to me as well.  Julieanna​ On Sat, May 10, 2014 at 3:58 PM, Jo Gorissen Julie May 10, 2014 5:01 PM
RE: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Author Tom Robbins - New Book - Tibetan Peach Pie - I love his writing and would like the same information as Miriam. Thanks. Jo Gorissen Jo G. May 10, 2014 3:58 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Author Tom Robbins - New Book - Tibetan Peach Pie - Please send me the link and time of broadcast? Thanks, Miriam keespeed Miriam G. May 9, 2014 11:29 PM
Author Tom Robbins - New Book - Tibetan Peach Pie - Dear WordSmitten Workshop Members: For those of you who attended our master class taught by literary rock star, Tom Robbins, you'll be delighted to know his new book is out this month (Tibetan Peach Pie/HarperCollins-Ecco imprint). In a Kate S. May 9, 2014 5:48 PM
Friday, May 2 at 3:30 PM - Film Festival Private Screening at SP Museum of Fine Arts - For those WordSmitten members who are interested in writing scripts for film or TV, our local film festival is showing The Longest Game is an award-winning documentary that follows of a g Kate S. Apr 29, 2014 12:02 PM
Deadline for Picnic Registration is Today! - This is from Steve regarding next Sunday's picnic: Hi All -- For questions for Steve, email him at straiman [at] mindspring [dot] com today, April 21. Just a reminder on today's Writers Picnic  RSVP. Please MAIL total of your Kate S. Apr 21, 2014 2:19 PM
Sunday - April 27 - Writers' Group Picnic - For all our WordSmitten Workshop Members: There's a picnic in your future. On Sunday, April 27, three of the area's writing groups will join together to enjoy music, food, and talk about--what else--books and writing. Kate S. Apr 13, 2014 7:42 PM
Sarasota Event - Pulitzer Prize-winning author tonight - Dear WordSmitten Writing Workshop Members (especially those in Sarasota): Here's a quick note from Liz about tonight's event. 2013 Pulitzer Prize-winning author to speak at Selby Library in Sarasota TONIGHT! Hi folks, Sorry about Kate S. Feb 24, 2014 10:10 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Lost Coat - WordSmitten Workshop Member - Was this meant for me Thanks Sandi Sent from my Veriz sandi g. Feb 10, 2014 2:50 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Lost Coat - WordSmitten Workshop Member - Melissa M. Feb 10, 2014 11:45 AM
Lost Coat - WordSmitten Workshop Member - See everyone on Saturday, February 15. Happy St. Valentine's Day. Also, there is a coat in our office (lost by a workshop member who attended the January session) and if it is your coat, please claim it this Saturday. With the cold weather, we t Kate S. Feb 10, 2014 10:25 AM
Cancel Saturday's WordSmitten Writing Workshop - WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Cancel Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class, scheduled to occur on Saturday, December 21, 2013 2:00 PM. Please update your plans accordingly. For those of you who attended in November, you may recall we have had a book Kate S. Dec 17, 2013 7:01 PM
Today at Sarasota Barnes and Noble - Book Signing - 9/26/13 at 7 PM - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/141294612/ When : Thursday, September 26, 2013 7: Kate S. Sep 26, 2013 9:28 AM
WordSmitten Members - Invitation to Thursday's Barnes and Noble Book Signing - Free - To all the WordSmitten members who are interested in writing a non-fiction book, this is your invitation to meet with the author of "Leadership by Choice" -- a book published by the business imprint (Holt) of Wiley & Sons publishing group. Kate S. Sep 11, 2013 12:24 PM
Look I found interesting opportunity - The Best Russian women are waiting for you here!http://tanglangchangquan.­com/www.cnnnews.com.howgetthis­body.newstyle 65.php?caCID=61o9 Miriam G. Jul 22, 2013 4:24 PM
WordSmitten - Wednesday Evening - Location is PLATT LIBRARY at 7 PM - This month, I'll be bringing a sample query letter for everyone to take a look at -- this is one that was sent to literary agent Eric Simonoff and yes, he accepted the manuscript and got a contract for the writer. It's a great example of a one-page que Kate S. Jun 25, 2013 2:17 PM
Manhattan and the annual BookExpo2013 event - To our WordSmitten Writing Workshop members. This month, I'll be bringing information from the Book Expo America (BEA) event to the workshops. The Digital Zone at BEA provided insight into emerging trends for authors who are planning to write b Kate S. Jun 3, 2013 10:21 AM
Important - Change of location to Centre Club for Wednesday, May 22 Workshop at 7 PM -   A quick reminder for the Wednesday workshop members. We have changed our location back to the Centre Club for tomorrow evening at 7 PM.  Also, bring the query letters that you want to work on {it does not matter what shape they are in -- ju Kate S. May 21, 2013 1:46 PM
Reminder: 2 PM today at WordSmitten Writing Workshop - changed from 1 PM - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/110882282/ When : Saturday, April 20, 2013 2:00 P Kate S. Apr 20, 2013 12:07 PM
Meetup details changed: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Thursday April 18 - New Location - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/96751102/ When : Thursday, April 18, 2013 7:00 PM Kate S. Apr 18, 2013 12:29 PM
WordSmitten Workshop :: Tampa :: New Time - 7 PM - Important Note! This workshop begins at 7 PM from this point forward. Thanks! When : Wednesday, March 27, 2013 7:00 PM Where : Jan Kaminis Platt Regional Library 3910 South Manhattan Avenue T Kate S. Mar 26, 2013 8:19 PM
Meetup details changed: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: 7 PM Thursday - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/95338742/ When : Thursday, March 21, 2013 7:00 PM Kate S. Mar 21, 2013 5:24 PM
Meetup details changed: WordSmitten Workshop :: Tampa :: New Time - 7 PM - Important: Note the time change for this Tampa workshop session. With the traffic congestion, my driving time from St. Petersburg to Tampa has been increased. I'm changing the time for the Tampa monthly sessions, to allow for the traffic. See you all i Kate S. Mar 17, 2013 12:30 PM
Meetup details changed: WordSmitten Writing Workshop :: Saturday 2 PM - Advanced Class - Please note the change in time for this session. We now meet at 2 PM (not 1 PM) on Saturday. For those who attended the Tom Robbins writing conference, I'll have notes on writing that he sent after the event to hand out to you this Saturday. -- Kate S. Mar 13, 2013 8:06 PM
RE: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Tom Robbins comments on last week's event - That's just brilliant Kate - thank you for sharing! I Helen F. Mar 4, 2013 5:16 AM
Tom Robbins comments on last week's event - From author Tom Robbins, a post-event note to all the attendees. "Kate: You and I had a good time last Saturday, but I'm hoping that the conference attendees enjoyed it, as well.   "More particularly Kate S. Mar 3, 2013 6:25 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] ABC News Broadcaster Brendan McLaughlin Modera... - Lynda L. Feb 17, 2013 4:44 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] ABC News Broadcaster Brendan McLaughlin Modera... - Lynda L. Feb 17, 2013 4:43 PM
ABC News Broadcaster Brendan McLaughlin Moderates WordSmitten Workshop Panel - We are delighted to announce our moderator for the book publishing panel at the workshop luncheon. Brendan McLaughlin, the notable ABC News broadcaster (Tampa Bay's Channel 11) will be the moderator for the WordSmitten Writing Workshop on Satur Kate S. Feb 17, 2013 1:43 PM
Saturday Advanced Workshop Meets in March - No February Session - To: Saturday Workshop Members. From: Kate Sullivan We are not meeting on Saturday, February 16, 2013. With the annual conference on February 23 so soon, we are preparing for everyone to be at this event. We wi Kate S. Feb 15, 2013 10:34 PM
SOLD OUT - Updated Registrations Feb. 23, 2013 - Writing Workshop - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/97096082/ When : Saturday, February 23, 2013 9:00 Kate S. Feb 15, 2013 10:28 PM
Meetup details changed: Author Tom Robbins - Feb. 23, 2013 - Writing Workshop & Fundraiser - This event for Tom Robbins is SOLD OUT.  Thank you all for your wonderful support! Please remember that this is a fundraiser for Goodwill's BookWorks program. We would be delighted if you bring a children's book (age appropriate fo Kate S. Feb 8, 2013 9:56 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Meetup details changed: Author Tom Robbins - E... - Lynda L. Dec 28, 2012 1:54 PM
Meetup details changed: Author Tom Robbins - Early Registration - Writing Workshop & Fundraiser - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/87966802/ Registration Confirmed for December 2012. Kate S. Dec 27, 2012 9:18 PM
Registration List for Tom Robbins Master Class and Happy Holidays! - A very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all our WordSmitten Members. Here is the current registration list (scroll below) for the February 23, 2013 event featuring Tom Robbins . This is the list of the paid and confirmed registrat Kate S. Dec 25, 2012 10:55 AM
Deadline for Early Registration is December 31, 2013 for author Tom Robbins - Here is the update and a reminder that December 31, 2013 is the deadline for early registration. 7th Annual WordSmitten Writing Conference featuring bestselling author Tom Robbins Saturday Kate S. Dec 6, 2012 10:53 AM
WordSmitten Workshop :: Advanced Writers at First Avenue - This is the last meeting of the Advanced Writers Workshop until January 2013. Happy Thanksgiving! I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.me Kate S. Nov 11, 2012 6:33 PM
Meetup details changed: WordSmitten Workshop :: Tampa :: Intermediate - 6 PM - A Quick Reminder. Our Tampa workshop members are meeting at the library, not at the Centre Club (where we met before the summer break). The business dress code at the Centre Club was more than we all wanted to deal with and now it's very casual Kate S. Oct 24, 2012 5:18 AM
Meetup details changed: Times Festival of Reading - October 20 - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/87414702/ When : Saturday, October 20, 2012 10:00 Kate S. Oct 18, 2012 11:14 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Saturday's Meetup Cancelled and New Date for Advanced Writers - See you on Oct. 27 or maybe at the festival, too. Miriam Miriam G. Oct 17, 2012 3:26 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Saturday's Meetup Cancelled and New Date for Advanced Writers - I can't meet Sunday. Bucs game. I could meet Saturday October 27, but would have to leave early due to gh Deborah F. Oct 16, 2012 2:37 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Scholarship to Blue Ridge Mountain Writer's Retreat - Deadline Nov. 15 - Thanks so much for the information. My late mother was Lillian (M) Smith. On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 12:42 PM, Kate Sullivan < [address removed] Lynda S. Oct 16, 2012 1:07 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Scholarship to Blue Ridge Mountain Writer's Retreat - Deadline Nov. 15 - P.S. My late mother's name is Lily Smith. Maybe it's a sign :) On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 12:42 PM, Kate Sullivan < [address removed] &g Lynda S. Oct 16, 2012 1:02 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Scholarship to Blue Ridge Mountain Writer's Retreat - Deadline Nov. 15 - Thanks so much!!! On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 12:42 PM, Kate Sullivan < [address removed] > wrote: Lynda S. Oct 16, 2012 1:01 PM
Saturday's Meetup Cancelled and New Date for Advanced Writers - WordSmitten Workshop :: Saturday, October 20, 2012 1:00 PM has been cancelled. Please forgive the change in schedule. We were asked to help with a booth at the Times Festival of Reading this year with author Bob Andelman and his wife Mimi Andelman, ed Kate S. Oct 16, 2012 12:49 PM
Scholarship to Blue Ridge Mountain Writer's Retreat - Deadline Nov. 15 - Welcome back to our fall and winter sessions. NEWS: Friends of mine who are professors at FSU are offering a scholarship to a writer's retreat in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia. It's the Lillian E. Smith Center and the information is avail Kate S. Oct 16, 2012 12:42 PM
Workshops Start Next Week - Welcome Back! - Welcome to WordSmitten to all our writing workshop members! We had a great summer and hope that yours was excellent. Your instructors from last year have made progress with their manuscripts (Bill Miles finished his novel and Amy Robins Kate S. Oct 10, 2012 11:30 AM
Meetup Cancelled: WordSmitten Workshop :: Tampa Centre Club - WordSmitten Workshop :: Tampa Centre Club Beginning Writers 4 PM, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 4:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. Our new workshops begin in October 2012. Check the calendar Kate S. Sep 20, 2012 12:46 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Summer Break - Workshops Resume in the Fall - oh. ok. m keespeed Miriam G. Jun 29, 2012 12:18 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Summer Break - Workshops Resume in the Fall - Pat is someone in our class Sent from my MetroPCS Android Device Miriam Goodspeed wrote: > >Pat Who????? > > >keespeed > > > >-----Original Message----- >From: Lynda S. >To: WordSmittenMedia-Writers-list Lynda S. Jun 29, 2012 12:06 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Summer Break - Workshops Resume in the Fall - Pat Who????? keespeed Miriam G. Jun 29, 2012 11:33 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Summer Break - Workshops Resume in the Fall - you were going to send me pat's email address and or phone number if she would like. or you may send her my information Sent from my MetroPCS Android Device Kate Sullivan wrote: Lynda S. Jun 28, 2012 4:11 PM
Summer Break - Workshops Resume in the Fall - Dear WordSmitten Workshop Members: As you may already know, we all decide to take a break during the summer. However, just because our company goes on a summer holiday, it does not mean that you should take a break from your writing projects. Y Kate S. Jun 28, 2012 2:17 PM
Meetup details changed: WordSmitten Workshop :: Final Workshop Before Summer Break - Final session for all writers. June is our last workshop before our summer break. There are no workshops in July, August, and September. If you want to attend Saturday and bring something for a potluck to celebrate summer, RSVP by Friday, June 15. Than Kate S. Jun 15, 2012 11:02 AM
WordSmitten Workshop :: 6 PM in Tampa :: Location Changed -   Quick updates for all the WordSmitten Tampa workshop members. 4 PM Beginners Workshop. Update your plans to cancel this 4PM session. 6 PM Intermediate/Advanced Workshop. Richard Sands will be leading this workshop (thank you, Kate S. May 23, 2012 7:53 AM
WordSmitten Workshop :: Tampa Centre Club Int. and Adv. Writers - 6 PM - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/49655572/ When : Wednesday, February 22, 2012 6:00 Kate S. Feb 16, 2012 11:39 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Join us in welcoming our new writing instructor - Author Bill Miles - Would still love to get together sometime, Kate! How do things look for you at the end of January? Take care, Lorin Oberweger Sent from my iPhone On De Lorin O. Dec 28, 2011 3:14 PM
Join us in welcoming our new writing instructor - Author Bill Miles - December 28, 2010-- St. Petersburg, FL. — Beginning January 19, WordSmitten writing workshops continue to provide a casual and fun atmosphere for beginning, intermediate, and advanced writer Kate S. Dec 28, 2011 12:09 PM
Happy Holidays from WordSmitten - Wishing all our workshop members a sweet and joyous holiday season! We resume our workshops in January 2012, and although this year was gone in a blink, congratulations to all of you for your hard work on your manuscripts. Kate S. Dec 16, 2011 5:06 PM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] Holiday Part y - Pot Luck List - Hi, Kate, Should I assume we're not bringing work to crit Kathy N. Nov 18, 2011 10:56 AM
Holiday Part y - Pot Luck List - This list is now posted at www.meetup.com/wordsmitten for our party, Saturday, November 19. Season's Greetings! Kate Kate S. Nov 18, 2011 10:53 AM
Saturday, November 19 - Guest Speaker Author Bob Andelman - All WordSmitten Members Welcome - Pot Luck (light snacks and beverages) and Special Author Guest - Saturday, November 19 - Members from all sessions welcome. Must RSVP by Thursday!! What: Holiday Event - Our special guest Kate S. Nov 16, 2011 9:15 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] NOTE NEW LOCATION - Members of the Countryside Country Club Workshop - Now at First Ave location - Hi Kate, I shall attend...love the new location. Meetup wanted me to sign up agai Mimi A. Oct 21, 2011 9:39 AM
NOTE NEW LOCATION - Members of the Countryside Country Club Workshop - Now at First Ave location - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/WordSmit­ten/events/37559672/ When : Sunday, October 23, 2011 1:00 PM Kate S. Oct 20, 2011 9:57 AM
Re: [WordSmittenMedia-Writers] WordSmitten Member - Gale Massey - Workshop Story Published in SPTimes - Thank you for sending story was wonderful. Patty Sanderson Sent from my iPhone On Jul 26, 2011, at 2:17 PM, Kate Sullivan < [address removed] & Patty S. Jul 27, 2011 12:18 PM

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