The annual I Write Conference, a two-day event bringing creatives, writers and aspiring authors together to learn more about writing, self-publishing, and selling books, will be held March 3 and 4, 2023, in Denver, Colorado.
Attendees will benefit from a one-on-one approach to writing in order to promote accountability and writing completion while avoiding costly mistakes. Those interested in investing in their writing careers can learn from successful authors, gaining step-by-step tips and strategies for success.
The event includes:
• Authors’ Meet and Greet
Visit with Sherry D. Henderson, author of “Black Magnolia: An Unequivocal Southern Belle.”
• Panel of experts discussing writing and self-publishing
Panel members are Issa Israel, a Denver, Colorado-based attorney whose practice focuses on administrative, business, and civil litigation; best-selling children’s author Naomi V. Dunsen-White of Novi, Michigan; best-selling author and business consultant Monique R. Johnson of Dallas, Texas; aspiring author and book translator Nora Pena from Pennsylvania and
I Write Writing Academy, LLC owner, best-selling author, and writing coach LaNette Kincaide, who lives and works in Colorado.
• Networking with other creatives
• I Write Gala
The event’s keynote speaker will be Dr. Matteel Knowles of Greenville, South Carolina, a transformational coach, public speaker, and author who has served as a keynote speaker and workshop facilitator for multiple professional and community organizations and coached individuals in meeting their personal and career goals. Matteel was the first in her family to attend college, persevering over many years until she completed a Ph.D. in her forties. She has overcome challenges including foreclosure, credit card debt, an unhappy marriage, and low self-esteem, learning to believe in herself and forging a better path. Through these experiences, she has developed a five-step transformation model to help others reach their goals and make positive life changes.
Nicholette Hemingway of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina will serve as mistress of ceremony. Nicholette is owner and operator of Nike H Speaks LLC, which helps people advance through professional career counseling services, interview skills training, and resume writing assistance. Nicholette is also the author of Christian fiction and non-fiction books along with a professional development series.
In addition, the I Write Gala features singer, songwriter, and minister R.L. Taylor of Arlington, Texas.
The cost to attend the entire two-day conference is $397 if registration is completed by Feb. 1, 2023. After that date, the cost to register increases to $557. Discounted rates for kids and groups/teams are available along with sponsorship opportunities.
The ticket price includes all events and funds a stipend for one deserving student who is experiencing obstacles. Last year, $1,000 was awarded to a student as a down payment on a car needed to get her mother to doctor’s appointments for kidney failure.
The I Write Conference is hosted by I Write Writing Academy, dedicated to ensuring clients receive the support they need to transfer ideas from simple thoughts to professional products. Services include coaching, ghostwriting, editing, and publishing, delivered with honesty, integrity, speed, and dependability.
To register, go to www.iwriteconference.com