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Want to Write a Winning Cup of Comfort Story?
Join us for our inaugural Cup of Comfort Webinar and learn how!

In this webinar, the publishers of the Cup of Comfort series will guide you through the story creation process so that you'll be able to write a successful story every time! The webinar will cover many topics:

Story Basics: The definition of an inspirational story and a discussion of its structure, voice, point-of-view, and more!

Top Ten Reasons Why Stories Are Rejected: A straightforward discussion of the ten pitfalls you need to avoid!

Deconstruction of Favorite Cup of Comfort Stories: The editors will break down two effective stories and elaborate on what made them that way.

The Submission and Editing Process: The nuts and bolts of how stories get from your computer to our books!

How to Market Your Published Story: Your story is in one of our books. Great! Now how do you get the word out? We'll show you how.

Q&A: An open dialogue where your specific questions can be addressed.

This is a can't-miss event for serious storytellers!

Date: Thursday, April 30th
Time: 1:00 pm EST
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes
Cost: $49
Click here to register


Amy Stockwell Mercer is a freelance writer living in Charleston, SC with her husband and three sons. An MFA graduate in Creative Writing from Queens University, she writes about art and artist profiles for Charleston Magazine, The City Paper, Charleston Art Mag, and Art Papers. Amy also writes about living with chronic illness, and is finishing a book about women with diabetes for Demos Health. When she needs to get out of her own head, she teaches college students how to write the 5 paragraph essay. You can read more of her writing at her website.


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