Edie Melson—author, blogger, and speaker is a prolific writer with years of experience in the publishing industry. As a leading professional within the industry, she travels to numerous conferences as a popular keynote, writing instructor and mentor. Her top-ranked blog for writers, The Write Conversation, reaches thousands each month, and she’s the Director of the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference. She’s a member of the Advanced Writers and Speakers Association and the Social Media Director for Southern Writers Magazine. She’s also the Social Media Mentor for My Book Therapy, regular columnist for Guideposts.org, Just18Summers.com and PuttingOnTheNew.com. She and her husband, Kirk, have been married 35 years and raised three sons. They live in Simpsonville, SC. Connect with her on Twitter and Facebook.
Nonfiction A to Z
Earning a living as a writer today is much different from the days of yore. In some ways harder, some easier. Truthfully though, the majority come as opportunities in the field of nonfiction. Edie Melson breaks down the different income streams necessary for the enterprising writer. So whether your focus is fiction or nonfiction, if you want to move from hobbiest to income-earner this is the class for you.
Making Marvelous Memes
Meme’s are a hot commodity throughout social media. These images with text are an attention-getting and shareable way to grow your online community. Edie will lead you through the steps to create these, from where to find images to how to add the text to what size is best for which network. Bring your computer and get ready to generate some memes!