Writing Salons

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

Left Coast Writers®: Marianne Lonsdale - Mama's Write: 29 Tales of Truth, Wit, and Grit

Monday, April 13, 2015 - 6:00pm

Writing in Community has become a buzz phrase, but what does it really mean? How does it help writers? And where 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 Listen To Your Mother). Writing can be such a solitary endeavor, but finding community can energize and connect us. Come hear all about the benefits of collaboration!

By Write on Mamas, Janine Kovac (Editor), Joanne Hartman (Editor)
$14.29
ISBN: 9780615964843
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bittersweet Press - April 4th, 2014

1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111

Left Coast Writers®: Barbara Falconer Newhall - Wrestling with God

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 7:00pm

An inveterate doubter for most of her adult life, award-winning journalist Barbara Falconer Newhall embarks upon a quest to find a way to believe in God in the twenty-first century. The result is Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith, which details her years-long search for the Divine in the lives of radically diverse Americans—from a fundamentalist Christian activist to a progressive Muslim leader to a Hindu classical dancer.

$14.99
ISBN: 9781939221254
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Patheos Press - February 3rd, 2015

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers®: Rebecca Froust - Paradise Drive

Monday, April 6, 2015 - 7:00pm

Left Coast Writers® Salon Event
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$17.19
ISBN: 9781941209165
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Press 53 - April 24th, 2015

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Left Coast Writers®: Richard Voorhees - Shooting Genji

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

Set in Jazz-Age New York and Hollywood in the 1930s, Shooting Genji is a noir thriller seen from the unusual perspective of a young man named Jean-Yves LeFouet, who is nearly blind by day but gifted with exceptional sight at night.

Richard Voorhees is the author of The World’s Oldest Professions.

1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111

Left Coast Writers® Presents - Laurel Feigenbaum & Kat Crawford

Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 7:00pm

The Daily Absurd is filled with deft poems that consider the complications of an ever-changing world against the joyful yet shifting interiors of a long marriage. Laurel Feigenbaum lives in Corte Madera with her husband of 65 years. Her work appears in recent issues of Nimrod and Spillway.

$15.00
ISBN: 9780988584983
Availability: Special Order
Published: Conflux Press - August 1st, 2014

$15.00
ISBN: 9781495122323
Availability: Special Order
Published: Lowry McFerrin - September 1st, 2014

51 Tamal Vista Blvd
Corte Madera, CA 94925

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