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Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan here to thank Margie Yee Webb for telling me about Laurie Hoirup’s orchestrating the authors’ event at Carvalho Family Winery on Dec. 15 & 16, 2012, 1:00-5:00pm, and Amy Gorman for saying “yes” to going too!  Margie, Amy and I will be there Saturday Dec. 15th only.

authors Margie Yee Webb, Teresa LeYung-Ryan, Amy Gorman


Click here for updated list of authors.

Click here for directions to the winery.

 Carvalho Family Winery

at Old Sugar Mill
35265 Willow Avenue
Clarksburg, CA 95612

December 15 & 16, 2012, 1:00pm to 5:00pm both days
“Gifts of Wine & Words!”

Come out and enjoy a glass of wine (or two) while buying a new book signed by the author! Over 40 authors–representing a multitude of genres. Pair the perfect wine with your new favorite book.  No charge to attend this event.

  1. Laurie Hoirup - I Can Dance: My Life with a Disability
  2.  A. K. Buckroth - My Diabetic Soul
  3. Cindy SampleDying for a Date
  4.  Theodora GravesThrough Phantom Eyes
  5. Amy RogersPetroplague
  6. Jeannie NishikawaDreaming in English: A Memoir
  7. Margie Yee WebbCat Mulan’s Mindful Musings: Insight and Inspiration for a Wonderful Life
  8. Penny Callmeyer, co-author Villa of  Youth
  9. TE WatsonThe Man Who Spoke With Cats
  10. Shelley BuckFloating Point
  11. Teresa LeYung-RyanLove Made of Heart; Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days
  12. Amy GormanAging Artfully: 12 Profiles of Visual and Performing Women Artists 85-105
  13. Liz AllenbyAppearances Deceive
  14. Cheryl StappDisaster & Triumph: Sacramento Women-Gold Rush through Civil War
  15. Murray StappThose Radio Days
  16. Loraine HoldenDon’t Get Thin, Get Healthy
  17. Norma Thorton - Nonie’s  1st Big Bottom Girls’ Rio Linda Cookbook
  18. Marsha RobinsonRescuing Humphrey
  19. Sheri Cockrell - contributor to Mom Entrepreneur Extraordinaire
  20. Judith HorstmanScientific American brain books
  21. Phil SilverAndi the Bee
  22. Naida West - California Gold Trilogy
  23. Peggy  DulleSaddle Up
  24. Owen Sullivan - The House’s Money
  25. Nan  MahonBlind Buddies
  26. Linda  Lohman – contributor to Chicken Soup for the Soul
  27. Robert M PacholikCrab Louie
  28. Mort  RumbergCodename: Snake
  29. Denise Lee Branco - Horse at the Corner Post
  30. Jen Barton - Fiona Thorn and the Carapacem Spell
  31. Marilyn ReynoldsOver 70 and I Don’t Mean MPH
  32. Anara Guard - Late Peaches
  33. Frank LunaRed Storm
  34. Mary Weins - Bootstrap Your Way to a Successful Business
  35. Lonon Smith - Wise Men
  36. Frank LeekShared Parenting; Beyond the Great Divide
  37. Shirley Parenteau - Bears in Beds
  38. Margaret Murray - Dreamers, A Coming of Age Love Story of the 60s
  39. Elaine MackoArmed
  40. Joyce Mikal-FlynnTurning Tragedy Into Triumph, Metahabilitation; A Contemporary Model of Rehabilitation

Meet authors at “Gifts of Wine & Words” Dec. 15 & 16, 2012 near Sacramento, CA

Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan

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Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan here to say:  “The fun part of being a writer/writing coach is receiving exciting news from friends/colleagues.”

Author Margie Yee Webb (Cat Mulan’s Mindful Musings: Insight and Inspiration for a Wonderful Life), who is an associate-producer of the film FEMME–Women Healing the World,  forwarded this email:


From: Emmanuel Itier
Subject: Fwd: FEMME – “work in progress” screening at The Awareness Film Festival.

Dear Friend:

We will show a “work in progress” cut for our new inspiring documentary: FEMME-Women healing the World

at The Awareness Film Festival  (!home/mainPage ) on November 4th, 2012 at 7pm.
I will be there for a Q&A after the show and will have surprise guests!

See you at the Awareness Festival!! Hope you can make it!! Invite friends…

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Author Carol Sheldon (Mother Lode) is wearing her playwright & director hats these days.
Carol emailed:
Hello Theatre-Goers:My comedy On with the Wind will be presented at the Fall 2012 Fringe of Marin Festival of One-ActsOn with the Wind  — set in a retirement home, 4 ladies and 1 man try to watch an old video of Gone with the Wind.  Midst squabbling over events in their lives, events in the film, the video breaks, as the only man is fought over by 2 of the women. This is one of several shorts at the festival which takes place on Dominican Campus at Meadowlands Hall, San Rafael, CA.  Sat.Nov. 3, Sat.Nov. 10, Sun.Nov. 11 (mat.), Fri.Nov.16 and Sun.Nov. 18 (mat.) The evening performances are at 7:30pm. The matinees are at 2:00pm.  For directions and more information about the 2 programs visit
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Friday, November 16, 2012, 7:00pm
Author / Writing Teacher Lynn Cook Henriksen will be at Books Inc.  1344 Park Street, Alameda, CA

  Lynn Henriksen-Author-TellTale-Souls

The award-winning guidebook TellTale Souls Writing the Mother Memoir: How to Tap Memory and Write Your Story Capturing Character & Spirit

If you could tell just one  small story that would reveal the essence of your mother’s character and keep her spirit alive, what would it be?

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Hearty Congratulations to Margie and everyone involved in FEMME;  Carol, her new play On With the Wind, and everyone at Fringe of Marin Festival of One Acts; Lynn and everyone involved in her guidebook TellTale Souls Writing the Mother Memoir!


Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan


Cheering for writers and readers and everyone who has a story in her/his heart!

Have you seen Coach Teresa interviewed by Frank Mallicoat on CBS Channel 5?



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