Would you like for Liz DeJesus to come to your library, school or bookstore and run a workshop? Here are some of the workshops Liz offers. Please email her at for more information and her fees.
Teen Writers Workshop
Some of you write because you are just natural storytellers and want to entertain people. Others want to express themselves. Discover who they are. Create worlds. There are many reasons to pick up a pen. Local author, Liz DeJesus will talk about creating memorable characters. Tips on plot, settings and how to get published. Plus fun exercises.
Social Media and Technology for Writers Workshop
Creating a platform is essential to every author, especially in a time where ebooks are the norm and ereaders can be found in every household.
During this workshop you will learn helpful tips on how to use Facebook, twitter, and other social media sites to your advantage. Learn to promote yourself and your work with author, Liz DeJesus.
Fairy Tale Retelling: Old tales in new skins
Professional writer Liz DeJesus is eager to help you discover ways to bring classic fairy tales to life in your unique voice and your preferred genre. DeJesus will talk about ways to use horror, science fiction and fantasy to retell stories like Snow White, Beauty and the Beast, Red Riding Hood and many more. Create timeless heroes and villains.
She will also bring amazing items to be used as writing prompts: glass slipper, miniature ‘Drink Me’ bottles, skeleton keys and more. You will leave the workshop inspired to write your very own ‘happily ever after’.
Paranormal Romance Workshop
Vampires, werewolves and zombies, oh my! Follow Liz DeJesus down a twisted road as she talks about paranormal romance. Think you have it in you to write a sexy story with creatures that go bump in the night? Liz will give you the tips you need to get you started.
She will talk about different ways to create heroes that are motivated by love…or lust…or both. She will also give you fun writing prompts and exercises to help you jump start your creativity.
Comic Book Writing Workshop
Join local author Liz DeJesus as she talks about her experiences writing comic books! Can’t draw? Not a problem! Writing and drawing often go hand in hand, and both are important parts of comic books. Learn tips on working with an artist, developing characters and more!
There will also be fun exercises to help you jump start your very own comic book.
Liz DeJesus is the writer and creator of the comic book Zombie Ever After, and soon to be released comic book, Decode.
Music and Writing Workshop
Liz DeJesus is at it again with a brand new workshop. She will talk about the benefits of music. Did you know that songs and lyrics have ways to inspire ideas for stories and books? Liz will show you how to use music to give you an extra spark and unlock your creativity.
There will also be fun exercises to help you jump start your very own story. All you need is an open mind, paper and a pen.