Don’t Forget to Check Out My September Online Classes!

Online courses are convenient, cheap, and fun–and you can be located anywhere! My SavvyAuthors class for graduate students, faculty, and other academic writers starts Monday September 16. I’m offering a discounted class/coaching bundle via famed writing community The Loft. All writers, including creative, business, nonprofit writers, welcome. Take a class now and have a productive […]

I’m Offering a Powerful and Economical Online Class/TeleCoaching Bundle at The Loft

Super-thrilled to be teaching an online class at The Loft, one of the world’s premier community writing programs, starting September 30. Even more thrilled to be offering a class/coaching bundle. The class will set you up for greater productivity; the 40 minutes of individualized telephone coaching will personalize the class information and help you amplify […]

Last Call: New England

If you’ve wanted to take my Grub Street Writers class NOW is the time. I am moving to Michigan in September (more on this later!), and August’s class will be the last for a while. It will be held August 12-15 (Monday-Thursday), 10:30am-1:30pm at 162 Boylston Street (2 mins from Boylston Street T; discounted parking […]

Hartford, Connecticut: Registration Now Open for 7 Secrets of the Prolific Class, Tuesday, July 2, at Mark Twain House

[please scroll down to see participant feedback from my last session at Mark Twain House] “One of the most popular writers from our 2nd Annual Writers’ weekend returns to jump-start your writing this summer.” Would you like to boost your writing productivity, finish your projects, and find more joy in your work? You can do […]

Summer 2013 Workshops: Hartford, Hyannis, Boston, and Online!

Check out the Events Page and register soon!

Spring & Summer 2013 Events: Online, Teleconference, Boston, Hartford (CT), and Cape Cod

Web and Telephone Academic Success Catalyst Program restarting in April 2013 time TBD. For all Graduate Students, Postdocs, Junior Faculty who wish to • get more productive in their writing and other work • finish their thesis, papers, or other projects • have an easier time finding a job • have better relationships at work […]

Register Now for January Classes (Boston and Online)

New Englanders! Register Now for my winter Grub Street Writers classes! 1) How to Write a Lot, 6 Tuesdays, 10:30a – 1:30b, starting Jan 8 2) The Time of Your Life, Sat Jan 26, 10:30a – 6:30p Everyone! Register now for my next online class! The 7 Secrets of the Prolific, 4 weeks beginning Monday […]

COHASSET: Overcoming Writer's Block

Tuesday, May 31 from 7 PM – 8:30PM , Buttonwood Books, Cohasset Buttonwood Books, Shaws Plaza Route 3A, Cohasset MA 02025, 781-383-2665 Cost: Free (come early for good seat) Writer’s block isn’t caused by laziness or lack of discipline, but disempowerment. Learn why at Hillary Rettig’s lively workshop, a condensation of her six-week Grub Street […]

Boston, MA: Time Management Workshop

Time Management Workshop (sponsored by Sojust) Location: GLAD, 30 Winter Street (Downtown Crossing), 8th floor Fee: $5 – $10 at door Preregistration encouraged: http://www.sojust.org/calendar/15463726/ This workshop begins with a discussion of how time should be viewed and valued; why one needs to manage it; and how successful people tend to view and use time. Then […]

ONLINE WORKSHOP (All writers welcome!): The Seven Secrets of the Prolific

Secrets of the Prolific: How to Boost Your Writing Productivity and Overcome Writers Block (online, for ALL writers) Click for more info Date: 8/29/2011 – 9/25/2011 Fee: $25 members / $30 nonmembers This course offers an easy, convenient and inexpensive learning experience. Twice a week I post a lesson (on time management, coping with perfectionism, […]