Orlando FWA Meeting – Wed., Oct 6th – 6:45PM – Ben Hale: The Mindset of a Six-Figure Author

The Mindset of a Six-Figure Author

“Becoming a six-figure author can be an elusive goal for many writers, but it helps if someone shows the ascending steps,” says Ben Hale, Orlando FWA’s speaker for October 2021.  A popular author and speaker, Hale will show you 1) how to turn your hobby into a business, 2) the worst mistake you can make. And how to correct it, and 3) the real secret to building your book empire. An award-winning and prolific author, Hale suggests that you, “Think like a bestseller. Become a bestseller.”

Ben Hale
Ben Hale

The meeting will be held via Zoom on Wednesday, October 6th from 6:45 to 8:00 PM. The meeting is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com or via cell phone at 407-529-8539, or visit his website at: www.RickFeeney.com.

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Orlando FWA Meeting – ZOOM ONLY! Wednesday, Sept 1st at 6:45 – 8:00 PM

Let It All Hang Out

Let It All Hang Out online at the Orlando FWA zoom meeting on Wednesday, September 1st from 6:45 to 8:00pm with our guest speaker Larry Leech, multi-talented author, ghostwriter, editor, and nationwide speaker. Leech suggests you, “Embrace your emotions and make your story come alive.” During the talk participants will learn: 1) Why emotion is needed to enhance a story. 2) How to touch the emotional button instead of punching the reader in the face. 3) Key words to describe emotion without using “felt.”

Due to Delta Variant concerns, this talk will take place ONLY AS A ZOOM WEBINAR accessed via the information listed below.

The meeting is free and open to the public. For more questions, please contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com or 407-529-8539 or www.RickFeeney.com.

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Reminder: FWA Mtg Tonight @ 6:45 PM

WHAT IS THE POWER BEHIND WRITING A SERIES?

Orlando, FL – August 4, 2021 – at 7 P.M., award-winning author Nancy Quatrano will lead a discussion on the benefits of writing a book series and how writing a series can help a writing career. She’ll also share some tips on how to keep yourself organized to make the series run smoothly. The presentation will be shared via Zoom and take place in person at the University Club of Winter Park.

The meeting is free and open to the public. For additional information contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com or call 407-529-8539. (www.RickFeeney.com)

Rik Feeney: FWA ORLANDO Meeting

WhenWed Aug 4, 2021 6:45pm – 8:45pm (EDT)
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Free Book!

“Editing Basics for Independent & Self-Published Authors”

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I consider this an ARC (advanced reader copy) and would reward typos or edits found and forwarded to me with a free PDF copy of my other book Self-Publishing Simplified: Book Design & Upload Checklist.

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Rik Feeney / usabookcoach@gmail.com

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Orlando FWA Meeting – Wednesday, August 4 from 6:45 PM to 8:00 PM

WHAT IS THE POWER BEHIND WRITING A SERIES?

Orlando, FL – August 4, 2021 – at 7 P.M., award-winning author Nancy Quatrano will lead a discussion on the benefits of writing a book series and how writing a series can help a writing career. She’ll also share some tips on how to keep yourself organized to make the series run smoothly. The presentation will be shared via Zoom and take place in person at the University Club of Winter Park.

The meeting is free and open to the public. For additional information contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com or call 407-529-8539. (www.RickFeeney.com)

Rik Feeney: FWA ORLANDO Meeting

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Free Book!

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I consider this an ARC (advanced reader copy) and would reward typos or edits found and forwarded to me with a free PDF copy of my other book Self-Publishing Simplified: Book Design & Upload Checklist.

Thanks for your help!

Rik Feeney / usabookcoach@gmail.com

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Orlando FWA – Speaker Change for Mtg – Wed 07/07 at 6:45 pm – Legacy, Memoir, & Therapy

Talk Changed to:

Legacy, Memoir, & Therapy

Rik Feeney

Due to illness, our original speaker, Larry Leech will be unable to present tonight. Taking his place is our fearless leader, Rik Feeney, who will present a talk titled, Legacy, Memoir, & Therapy. The top three things discussed will be 1) how to leave a legacy from your personal life, experiences, or business, 2) A simple method for writing memoir / personal essays, and 3) the therapeutic effects of putting into writing life events.

This meeting is free and open to the public and will be held Wednesday, July 7th at 6:45 pm at the University Club of Winter Park as well as a Zoom webinar, which will also be recorded for future viewing and/or reviewing.

For more information contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com / 407-529-8539 / www.RickFeeney.com.

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Orlando FWA Meeting: Wednesday, July 7th at 6:45 pm with Guest speaker Larry Leech

Larry Leech

Let It All Hang Out

Come and Let It All Hang Out at the Orlando FWA meeting on Wednesday, July 7th from 6:45 to 8:00pm with our guest speaker Larry Leech, multi-talented author, ghostwriter, editor, and nationwide speaker. Leech suggests you, “Embrace your emotions and make your story come alive.” During the talk participants will learn: 1) Why emotion is needed to enhance a story. 2) How to touch the emotional button instead of punching the reader in the face. 3) Key words to describe emotion without using “felt.”

This special talk will take place in two formats: 1) Live at the University Club of Winter Park. 2) Zoom webinar accessed via the information listed below.

The meeting is free and open to the public. For more questions, please contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com or 407-529-8539 or www.RickFeeney.com.

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Reminder: FWA Meeting Tonight: Modern Passionate Prose

On Wednesday, June 2nd, AJ Robinson, author in multiple genres and an RPLA finalist will show you how to create the right sort of romance story that you’re comfortable with and will be a hit with your fans.

6:45 – 8:45 pm

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Reminder: Orlando FWA Meeting tonight May 5th at 7:00 pm.

Rik Feeney is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting:

Page to Stage. Read your Writing for Performance!

Topic: Rik Feeney: FWA ORLANDO Meeting
Time: Wednesday, May 5th at 7:00 pm.

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Orlando FWA Meeting – Wednesday, May 5th at 7:00 pm

Page to Stage. Read your Writing for Performance!

“No-one knows your words like you know your words! Why pay to give them away?” The most important question posed by our presenter, Jennifer Gregory at our next Orlando FWA Meeting held at the University Club of Winter Park Wednesday May 5th at 7:00 pm.

The top three things attendees will learn, 1) the importance of Pitch, Pace, and Pausing, 2) how to give your audience an inflection, 3) switching between narrative and character voices.

Gregory has over twenty-years’ coaching acting and performance talent to professional level, many of her students have gone on to perform in London’s West End theater district, and in film and television, to include starring alongside Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway. Jennifer’s students have also enjoyed representation by top New York commercial agents and gained entry to renowned training programs such as AMDA conservatory in New York and RADA in London.

Special Note: This is the first time we will be back at the University Club since the beginning of the pandemic. Social distancing will be observed. Masks are mandatory – no exceptions. (Thanks for your understanding.) This meeting will also take place via Zoom webinar (see sign-in information below). The plan is to record the talk and make a replay available for those who are unable to attend online or in person.

This talk is free and open to the public. For more information contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com, or 407-529-8529, or www.RickFeeney.com.

Jennifer Gregory
Jennifer Gregory

Rik Feeney is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

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Time: Wednesday, May 5th at 7:00 pm.

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TONIGHT: Writing the Thriller!

SEVEN SECRETS TO WRITING THE THRILLER

Today’s thriller novels plunge the reader into an adrenaline-fueled world of non-stop action and intense conflict. Writing the thriller requires an understanding of the basic conventions of the genre necessary to keep readers on the edge of their seats. In this workshop, award-winning author Vic DiGenti (aka Parker Francis) reveals “Seven Secrets to Writing the Thriller.” During the one-hour presentation, Vic will discuss the seven essential elements of a thriller, identify the differences between mysteries and thrillers, and illustrate the best ways to add tension and conflict.

This meeting will be held via Zoom Wednesday, April 14th at 7:00 pm.

For more information contact Rik Feeney at usabookcoach@gmail.com / www.RickFeeney.com / 407-529-8539.

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Topic: Orlando FWA Writers Group

Time: Apr 14, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Vic DiGenti
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