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Audio Divas Release New MP3 on Contests
Thursday, November 09, 2006  11:03:00 AM

by Carolyn HowardJohnson



Education/Training
Carolyn Howard-Johnson teams with other authors and Double Dragon Press to provide writers with the real story on contests

To promote better, writers need to know the ups and downs, ins and outs of all kinds of contests, not just the same old, same old.  Here's everything you need to know from how to sponsor a contest of your own to how to use contests to improve your writing.  Yep, you CAN use them for that!

 

Learn More about Promoting!

 

Contest Facts:

How to Add Award-winning to Your Name

Instructors/producers and moderators are:

Allyn Evans

Joyce Faulkner
Kathe Gogolewski
Carolyn Howard-Johnson

 

Published by Double Dragon Press:

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ISBN: DDPAUDIO00002
Genre: Self Help - Non-Fiction
Audio Duration: 60 Minutes
Published: November 2006
Imprint: DDP POD RADIO

Go to: http://double-dragon-ebooks.com/single.asp?ISBN=DDPAUDIO00002

 

Authors' Den author Carolyn Howard-Johnson's first novel, This is the Place, and Harkening: A Collection of Stories Remembered are both award-winners. Her fiction, nonfiction and poems have appeared in national magazines, anthologies and review journals. She speaks on culture, tolerance, writing and promotion and has appeared on TV and hundreds of radio stations nationwide. She is an instructor for UCLA Extension's Writers' Program and has shared her expertise at venues like San Diego State's world renowned Writers' Conference and Call to Arts! EXPO. She was recently awarded Woman of the Year in Arts and Entertainment by the California Legislature; her home town's Character and Ethics Commission honored for her work on promoting tolerance and the Pasadena Weekly named her to their list of "San Gabriel Valley women who make life happen" for literary activism. Her nitty gritty how-to book, THE FRUGAL BOOK PROMOTER won USA Book News' Best Professional Book and the Book Publicists of Southern California's Irwin Award. Her chapbook of poetry, TRACINGS, was named to The Compulsive Readers Top 10 Best Reads for 2004 and was given the Military Writers Society of American Silver Award for Excellence.

Carolyn's newest book is The Frugal Editor: Put Your Best Book Forward
to Avoid Humiliation and Ensure Success .
Cheryl Wright of Writer2Writer.com says, "The Frugal Editor will become a well-used reference for writers around the world."


Howard-Johnson loves to travel and has studied writing at Cambridge University in the United Kingdom, UK: Herzen University in St. Petersburg, RU; and Charles University in Prague.
 
Carolyn is the founder of Authors' Coalition ( http://authorscoalitionandredenginepress.com ) and editor of the newsletter for that organization as well as a blog
( http://redenginepress.com/chjohnson ) that helps authors turn a dull book fair booth into a sizzling success. Her website is: http://carolynhoward-johnson.com.

This is the Place

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