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About_the_Books_Tale­se ppt

A recent guest on the WordSmitten "About the Books" broadcast, Kate interviews Mr. Gay Talese, author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who has written more than five books (Honor Thy Father, The Kingdom and the Power, The Writing Life).

a .odp file 4.3M Kate S. Sep 10, 2010

Feb 2010 Workshop & Fundraiser AM Session

Fifth Annual Fun and Fabulous WordSmitten Writing Workshop Registration: $45.00 (includes a FREE subscription to Writer’s Market Online) Tim Dorsey, author of Cadillac Beach and Gator a Go Go, reveals how he writes entertaining mystery novels.

Adobe Acrobat file 510K Kate S. Feb 4, 2010

Vampire Innkeeper submission

rich text file 51K Samantha W. Nov 11, 2009

Writing Workshop Kate PDF

Welcome to WordSmitten. This file provides information for beginning and advanced writers. You'll find great media and publishing resource companies, including the CLMP (Council for Literary Magazines and Presses), and E&P (Editor and Publisher).

Adobe Acrobat file 390K Kate S. Nov 9, 2009

Word Smitten Writers Tips Getting Literary Permission

In our next workshop, one of the techniques we discuss will be obtaining literary permission for use of your favorite song lyrics or an excerpt from another author's work to be used in your manuscript. The concept is known as literary permission.

Adobe Acrobat file 1.9M Kate S. Nov 9, 2009

Lawyers for Literacy

Barnes and Noble. Tyrone Blvd in St. Petersburg. October 17th and Saturday, October 18th. Help provide books for every child in our program. Goal: 25 books to 100 at-risk third graders this winter–that’s 2,500 books! Visit LawyersForLiteracy.o­rg

an image 65K Kate S. Oct 17, 2008

Manuscript Format Guidelines

Ready to send your manuscript to a literary agent, or have you just signed a book publishing contract? This is one of the best guidelines that we have found for new writers to refer to when prepping the manuscript. Kate Sullivan,

Adobe Acrobat file 53K Kate S. Mar 4, 2008


Writers and Authors who want to be podcast producers are attending the WordSmitten Writing Workshop on Saturday, March 22, 2008, in the Reeves Theater on the University of Tampa campus. Award-winning instructors will be there for this daylong event!

Adobe Acrobat file 636K Kate S. Mar 4, 2008

Media Release

Media Release for the WordSmitten Writing Workshop Series to be held on Saturday, March 22, 2008 at the University of Tampa.

Adobe Acrobat file 1.7M Kate S. Feb 13, 2008

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