The 4 C’s of Successful Authors: Craft, Commitment, Community and Confidence
Not all writing careers are created equal. Why are some authors quickly catapulted to publishing success while other authors languish? Learn the secrets of how to become a successful author.
In this class, you will learn how to make the 4 C’s approach work for you.
During this workshop, Joan will discuss:
- your writing challenges
- how to put together a winning book proposal
- the difference between a non-fiction and a fiction proposal
- cover letters
- finding the right agent (or publisher)
- what to do once your book is published
Join us on June 6 at Noon for a fun, interactive session.
Where: Zoom (link provided via email – RSVP below)
Author of the #1 Amazon Best Seller, “You Can Be a Winning Writer” (Mango Press), Joan Gelfand’s three volumes of poetry and chapbook of short fiction have garnered over twenty awards and commendations. Joan’s novel “Extreme” set in a Silicon Valley startup will be published by Blue Light Press in July 2020. Joan has taught the 4 C’s approach at conferences and in libraries in the US and Mexico. Her key publications include Los Angeles Review, PANK!, Rattle, Huffington Post, Poetry Flash, Prairie Schooner, Kalliope, Meridian Anthology of Contemporary Poetry, Chicken Soup for the Soul.
Joan coaches writers in person, via Zoom and Skype. http://joangelfand.com