Writing Salons

Left Coast Writers®: Wanderland Writers - Wandering in Cornwall

Monday, August 10, 2015 - 6:00pm

The Wanderland Writers is a group of writers that brought us Wandering in Bali and Wandering in Paris. They’ve returned now with Linda Watanabe McFerrin to share with us Wandering in Cornwall: Mystery,Mirth, and Transformation in the Land of the Ancient Celts.

 

1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111

Left Coast Writers®: Cristina Olsen - Kissing the Sky

Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 7:00pm

Kissing the Sky is an autobiography of the soul in poetic and visual form that begins with loss and loneliness, but soon transforms into love and an expansive freedom of the soul. From post-war London to the vast Pampas of Argentina, from Buenos Aires to the Hills of Novato, California, I weave a meditative tapestry of poetry, poetic prose, and photography celebrating the beauty of nature and its power to transform pain into joy.

$35.00
ISBN: 9780990532828
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Published: Suncloud Press - January 16th, 2015

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers® - An Evening with Deirdre Cerkanowicz

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 7:00pm

Join the Left Coast Writers® for hosted wine and beverages as we celebrate libraries and all they do for writers. We’ll begin with a short mixer, which will be followed by an inspiring and informative presentation by Deirdre Cerkanowicz.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers® Launch: John Hewitt - One Shoe

Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 7:00pm

One Shoe: When a Gold Rush is Not Enough is a barrel of laughter from start to finish, especially for California readers already steeped in Gold Rush fiction and folklore. Author John Hewitt portions out the delicious plot, serving up a satisfying tasty story with notes of joie de vivre, irony, and laughs.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers®: David Corbett - The Mercy of the Night

Monday, August 3, 2015 - 7:00pm

Phelan Tierney helps people who hope to start their lives over. When Jacquelina Garza, a young woman he's taken under his wing, disappears, the former lawyer devotes himself to finding her despite her secretive and puzzlingly unhelpful family. Jacqi has been to hell and back ever since she was abducted by a child predator when she was eight years old, she still, years later, bears the scars of the incident and its very public aftermath. Her life takes an even steeper downward spiral when she witnesses the murder of a man it seems everyone wanted dead.

$15.95
ISBN: 9781477849446
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Thomas & Mercer - April 7th, 2015

Phelan Tierney helps people who hope to start their lives over. When Jacquelina Garza, a young woman he's taken under his wing, disappears, the former lawyer devotes himself to finding her despite her secretive and puzzlingly unhelpful family.


51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

California Writers Club: Marianne Lonsdale - Find Your Writing Community

Sunday, June 28, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

2:00-4:00 pm • Corte Madera • $5 for members; $10 for non-members

"Writing in Community" has become a buzz phrase, but what does it really mean? What are the ways writing communities benefit writers?  Where and do you go to get it? Writer Marianne Lonsdale will discuss her experiences and involvement in writing communities (Left Coast Writers, Write On Mamas, Lit Camp and an Advanced Writing Group). Writing may leave you feeling isolated, but finding community can energize us. Come hear all about the value of connection and collaboration!

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers®: Jessica Shepherd - Venus Sign

Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 7:00pm

Left Coast Writers® Launch

In Venus Signs: Discover Your Erotic Gifts and Secret Desires Through Astrology, astrologist Jessica Shepherd shows how astrology can be harnessed to help gain insights into your significant other and support your friends and loved ones. Shepherd is the author of A Love Alchemist’s Notebook.

 

$16.99
ISBN: 9780738741949
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Llewellyn Publications - January 8th, 2015

Use the wisdom of your Venus sign to create, laugh, and love with irresistible confidence. For millennia, Venus sauntered through the history books with unrivaled self-possession and sexual self-confidence. Yet many women today long for connection with the very aspects of their inner selves that Venus represents: pleasure, joy, self-worth, sexual vitality, and eroticism.


51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers®: David Downie - A Passion for Paris

Monday, June 1, 2015 - 7:00pm

In A Passion for Paris David Downie skillfully transports readers into the city’s vibrant culture and many of its hidden locations.

$26.99
ISBN: 9781250043153
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Published: St. Martin's Press - April 28th, 2015

"A top-notch walking tour of Paris. . . . The author's encyclopedic knowledge of the city and its artists grants him a mystical gift of access: doors left ajar and carriage gates left open foster his search for the city's magical story. Anyone who loves Paris will adore this joyful book.


51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

California Writers Club: Krissa Lagos, Jane Hardwidge, Tanya Egan Gibson & David Colin Carr - “Guidance from the Gang: A Panel of Editors”

Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

2:00-4:00 pm • Corte Madera • $5 for members; $10 for non-members

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers®: Elaine Miller Bond - The Utah Prairie Dog

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 7:00pm

Intended for all curious readers, The Utah Prairie Dog provides an engaging, firsthand account of field research into the smallest type of prairie dog—the Utah prairie dog (Cynomys parvidens)—a "threatened" species on the federal endangered species list. Text by Dr.

By Theodore G. Manno, Elaine Miller Bond (Photographer), John Hoogland (Foreword by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781607813668
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Published: University of Utah Press - October 15th, 2014

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

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