Florida Inspirational Writers Retreat
Founded in 2008 by Debora Coty and Ruth Ellinger, the annual Florida Inspirational Writers Retreat (FIWR) is held every fall at the lovely Cedarkirk Retreat and Conference Center, 1920 Streetman Dr, Lithia, FL 33547. Read more here.
Young Writer’s Workshop
A dynamic 60-to 90-minute interactive PowerPoint presentation parents and educators are raving about (see comments below). Debora addresses how-to writing tips about age-appropriate literary and stylistic devices, sensory descriptions and use of power verbs with her unique blend of humor, enthusiasm and experience. Fun application exercises help students improve their own writing skills and motivate them toward creativity. Read more here.