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Will you join our Indiegogo Campaign to help produce my play in NYC?

Hi everyone! A couple months back I shared the exciting news that my play “A Frog in Boiling Water” is going to be produced in New York City as part of the Samuel French Off-Off Broadway Short Play Festival! (Read … Continue reading

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Most Important Thing You Can Do For Your Writing Career: Be Grateful

I often receive emails from young writers asking for advice and help in various aspects of their writing, and I am always delighted to help in any way I can. To be a writer is to be a part of … Continue reading

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Summer Beauty Giveaway!

I had a great time putting together a basket of lovely pampering supplies for one lucky winner’s summer beauty bliss. For your chance to win, all you have to do is: Write a 5-star review of Dancing With The Pen … Continue reading

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Vote for Write On!!!

Hi everyone! I have some VERY exciting news, and a favor to ask of you: My literacy organization Write On! is up for a $5,000 grant from Glamour Magazine/Sally Hansen! Now is voting time, and votes are a big factor. … Continue reading

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Write On For Literacy’s Ninth Annual Holiday Book Drive to benefit children in need!

Last year we collected hundreds of books that were distributed to various schools and charities including the Boys & Girls Club, Casa Pacifica, and Project Understanding. Please do your part to help kids have a better holiday season. Give the … Continue reading

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Vote for Write On! to get a $1,000 grant for literacy!

Write On! For Literacy is one of thirty teams in the running for fifteen $1,000 prizes offered by Ralph Lauren through the Ashoka Youth Venture Program. We need your help! All you have to do is click on the link … Continue reading

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