RECENT WORKSHOPS and SPEAKING APPEARANCES:
• Bay to Ocean Writers' Conference, Sponsored by the Eastern Shore Writers Association, Chesapeake College, Wye Mills, MD. (www.baytoocean.com)
• Northern Virginia Writers First Friday Series, Leesburg, VA (http://www.writer.org)
• Publish Now Conference, The Writer's Center, Bethesda, MD (http://www.writer.org)
• Twice-Yearly, Eight-Week Advanced Workshops in Fiction and Memoir, The Writer's Center, Bethesda, MD. Recommended for writers with book-length projects in progress. Small groups. Critiques and discussion of your work. Check the schedule at www.writer.org for dates.
• Custom Private Workshops. For groups of four or more in your home. Please contact Barbara Esstman for more information.
• One-on-One Private Coaching and Critiquing. Please see Editing section for rates and services.