https://www.eventbrite.com/e/become-a-childrens-book-author-self-publishing-101-tickets-173668576387?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=escb Rola Languages
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Cambridge, MA 02140
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Have you always dreamed of writing & self-publishing your own book? Now is your chance!
Join us for a writing workshop hosted by author Edward Lee Rocha & Rola Languages.
Edward Lee Rocha is the author of multiple bilingual children’s books & foreign language learning textbooks. Rocha's most recent novel was inspired by his hardworking ad loving parents. He created the “La Familia Rocha” series in their honor to tell the story of how they met and got married in their hometown of Cuero, Texas.
Ed and the Rola Languages Team are here to share their knowledge & skills on all things book writing & self-publishing. This 2-Day Intensive workshop will teach you about the whole process from start to finish - brainstorming, storyboarding, writing, finding an illustrator, book formatting, and more!
Day 1: The first day will cover introductions, ice breaker activity, pre-writing, collaborative brainstorming to share ideas and receive feedback & ample writing time.
Day 2: The second day will include storyboarding, tips & tricks on how to find an illustrator, formatting, the publishing process & next steps as well as additional collaborative working time to share work and receive feedback from peers and Rola Staff.
Each day participants will be provided Breakfast (coffee, pastries, etc.) and Lunch (options provided upon registration).
Upon completion of the workshop, participants will have...
- Written a story
- Created a storyboard for their illustrator
- Spoken to some illustrators
- Created a budget
- Developed a marketing plan
- Had their book reviewed by peers & Rola Staff.