August 24th, 2007

Better hurry...


Southern Magic is pleased to host an on-line workshop with Debby Giusti and Lenora Worth. GETTING STARTED AND STAYING STEADY--From First Sale to Multi-Published--How to develop a successful career in the inspirational market.

Description: This workshop will give an overview and insider tips from the viewpoint of a rising inspirational writer and a veteran bestseller. Debby and Lenora will show all aspects of writing an inspirational, from first sale to gaining multi-book contracts and all the pitfalls and victories in-between, including do's and don't's and what an inspirational publishing house expects and the types of stories that readers love.

When: September 3 through 14, 2007
Cost: $10 for Southern Magic Members, $15 for All Others

Class Advisors
::Debby Giusti’s debut novel, NOWHERE TO HIDE, came out in April and her second book, SCARED TO DEATH, is available now. Her third Love Inspired Suspense from Steeple Hill, MIA: MISSING IN ATLANTA, will be released in March 2008. In addition to full-length fiction, Debby has written for numerous magazines, including Southern Lady, Woman’s World, Our Sunday Visitor, Army and Family. She also wrote feature articles on emerging infectious diseases for Advance for Administrators of the Laboratory and served on their editorial advisory board for more than 12 years.

::Lenora Nazworth a.k.a. Lenora Worth is the best-selling award winning author of more than thirty books, many of those for Steeple Hill. Her December 2006 release "Christmas Homecoming" finaled in the ACFW Book of the Year for Short Contemporary. She wrote a weekly column for the Shreveport Times for five years, and currently writes feature articles and a monthly column for a local regional magazine. She lives in Shreveport, Louisiana, and is married with two grown children.

Registration deadline is August 27 via PayPal/credit card.

The class is conducted through a YAHOO group format and you will receive an invitation to join at the time you pay.

For more information, please check out our website at and click on the WORKSHOP icon.

Thank you.
Carla Swafford
President, Southern Magic
Birmingham, Alabama
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