Free Seminars

Saturday, September 7, 2019, 1-2:30pm, Chamblee / Dekalb Library

Achieving Admission with Your College Entrance Essay

In the highly competitive collegiate application process, applicants gain the inside track through their compelling, well-written story targeted to the specific audience.  Following acceptance, these writing skills of format, grammar and persuasion enhance confidence vital to scholastic and future success.   Appropriate for prospective undergrads, graduate students, or Ph.D. candidates.

 

Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 6:30-8pm, Toco Hill / Dekalb Library

From Start to Finish:  The Writer’s Essentials for Success

Develop the commitment, awareness and creative/analytical balance needed to master the phases of the writing process from passionate inspiration to final edit.   Discover how successful writers of various genres utilize these, as well as the power of the deadline, the positive use of writers’ groups and personal coaching.

 

Saturday, October 19, 2019, Noon-1:30pm, East Roswell / Fulton Library

Achieving Admission with Your College Entrance Essay

In the highly competitive collegiate application process, applicants gain the inside track through their compelling, well-written story targeted to the specific audience.  Following acceptance, these writing skills of format, grammar and persuasion enhance confidence vital to scholastic and future success.   Appropriate for prospective undergrads, graduate students, or Ph.D. candidates.

 

Tuesday, November 19, 11am-12:30pm, Toco Hill / Dekalb Library

Writing Memoir:  Mining Memory for Creative Expression

Connect personal stories with creativity to structure, and write a powerful memoir.  Writers learn memoir format, along with skills to bring scenes and real ‘characters’ to life through words.  Discussion includes research, dialogue and revision techniques, as well as modes of sharing with an audience.