7 great ways to make 2011 more poetic and productive

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January is going to be one heckuva month over here at Path of Possibility world headquarters! I’ll be launching three, online classes for students around the world, reading at several free (and inspiring) Portland events, speaking in New York City and offering a free teleclass to listeners everywhere. (Plus, if you’re in the Portland area, I’d love to say hello to you tonight; details below!) If you want more from your writing life in 2011, I’d love to help you create it. To your success!

Tuesday, December 7, 2010 // 7:00 p.m.
FREE Willamette Writers Faire
Meet local authors; buy local; reduce your carbon footprint; know your grower; enhance your quality of life!
The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Ave (at Clay)
Portland, Oregon

Sunday, January 1, 2011
Poem-A-Day Challenge (taught by Sage) starts online

Break through resistance, get inspired by great examples, and get those poems on the page
Learn more and register

Thursday, January 6, 2011 // 5:30 to 6:30 PM, PST (8:30 to 8:30 PM, ET)
FREE Teleclass through The Renegade Writer
: Using Fear as Fuel When Writing and Querying
In this Teleclass, I will share strategies for understanding, navigating and harnessing fear in your writing life. I’ll walk you through a process of engaging fear instead of avoiding it, then actually using it to fuel your success. Participants get a one-time-only discount to my Productive Writing Revolution class.
Learn more and register

Monday, January 10, 2011
Poetry for the People, Level 1 online class starts

Tune into your life poetic, build your skills, have fun writing poems
Learn more and register

Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Poetry for the People, Level 2 online class starts

Build on the skills and momentum established in Poetry for the People Level 1 while continuing to hone your craft
Learn more and register

Thursday, January 13, 2011 // 7:30 p.m.
William Stafford Birthday Celebration reading
Annie Bloom’s Books
7834 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, Oregon
Reading with Shelley Reece, Kirsten Rian and Noel Hanlon. Everyone in attendance is invited to share their favorite William Stafford poems.

Monday, January 17, 2011 // 7:30pm
The Productive Writer book launch reading and celebration
Powell’s Books on Hawthorne
3723 SE Hawthorne Blvd. Portland, OR

Sunday, January 23, 2011 // 11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
“Success Strategies and Systems for Writing & Selling More”
Writer’s Digest 2011 Conference

Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers
811 7th Ave, New York, NY

Plus, there’s much more! To check out classes, lectures and readings all the way through March 2011, visit the Events page.

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