Valerie Ihsan

author, editor, dog lover

Events: Workshops & More


Upcoming Events:

Would you like me to come speak to your book club? (I bring presents!)

Past workshops/events included:

Plan With Passion: Goal-setting for Writers

From Passable to Polished: How to self-edit your manuscript BEFORE you hire an editor

Talking Shop: How to Start a Critique Group--and keep it going!

Healthy Grieving: When Things Aren't Great

Uncorked: An evening of Memoirs, Music, and Merlot

Booze and Chocolate Aren't the Only Ways to Cope: On turning negative emotions into art

Marketing Basics

How to Write a Novel (or Memoir)

The Nitty-Gritty of Self-Publishing

Defining (Your) Publishing Success

Please contact me via the contact form on this website if you'd like to organize a workshop, class, reading, lit event, or other speaking engagement. Thank you.