We’re Meeting

Sooke Writers’ Collective is meeting on Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
> 6:30 to 8 pm in the Sooke Public Library

Come for the conversation, the connection and the community.

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Discussion to include upcoming anthology #2, writing goals and future coffee shop meet-ups.

Next Meeting with a Special Presentation

Our next meeting will be Wednesday, April 1st in the Sooke Public Library at 6:30. New members and the curious welcome.

At this meeting:

A talk on Branding and promoting your work and yourself as a writer
by Doni Eve

publicityAs a creator of stories you know how important it is to get the character, setting and plot right.

Branding and promoting yourself as a writer is a similar process. Doni will discuss tips and ideas to create and promote the story about an important character – yourself!

Includes:

-Thoughts on branding yourself and your work (creating and building your reputation)

-Engaging with your audience (readers, professional contacts, influencers)

-Promotional tactics and channels (e.g. social media, blogging, email and the good old-fashioned ways that still work)

Doni Eve has a “lifelong passion for promoting the people, places and spirit of our awesome community” and her background includes a Bachelor of Journalism (Hon) degree from Carleton University; Graduate Professional Certificate in Public Sector and Non-profit Marketing from Sprott School of Business; Marketing Your Small Business from West Shore Learning Centre and 25+ years of professional work in journalism, communications, public relations, health promotion and social marketing. Doni contributes her marketing and communications expertise to Saseenos Communications, a volunteer service dedicated to helping Sooke-region artists, volunteer organizations and small and home-based business share their stories – for free! For more information see: Saseenos Communications