Press Release: M. B. Weston Leading Writing Workshop at Palm Harbor Author’s Showcase

Contact Information:
Author: M. B. Weston (239-821-3769)
Press Release: Karole Davis (239-290-4473)


(June 15, 2007 – Naples, FL)  Naples-based author M. B. Weston will be leading a writing workshop entitled “Show, Don’t Tell” an Author’s Showcase scheduled for October 10th from 6:30 PM– 8:00 PM at Palm Harbor’s East Lake Community Library, located at 4125 East Lake Road.  This is a FREE workshop open to teens and adults who want to improve their writing skills.

Weston’s “Show, Don’t Tell” workshop will help authors avoid the “telling” trap. She will discuss the three main “telling” mistakes most authors make and offer concrete solutions to help them “show” their stories and give readers the experience they’re craving.  Weston says, “Readers want to experience a story—not hear a summary of it.  Don’t deprive your audience of your story’s experience by telling them the plot on instead of showing it.”

M. B. Weston is not only an award-winning writer, but also a talented and motivating speaker.  She has been scheduled as a guest speaker at many schools and events throughout Florida.

M. B. Weston is the author of A Prophecy Forgotten, the first in the Elysian Chronicles trilogy.  It’s a Tolkien-meets-Clancy fantasy novel about guardian angel warfare and treason that embodies the themes of faith, hope and living according to your purpose through a fantasy fiction story.  Her next book, Out of the Shadows: Book II of the Elysian Chronicles, will be available in December 2007.

A Prophecy Forgotten (ISBN-10: I-59507-I69-5; ISBN-13: 978-159507-169-9) is available now. Weston can be reached at 239-821-3769, by email at, or online by visiting

About M. B. Weston

M. B. Weston is an award-winning fantasy, pulp, young adult, steampunk, and paranormal author. Her attention to procedure and detail gives her works an authentic gritty, military feel that takes an adventure tale to the level of a true page-turner. Weston’s writing attracts both fantasy and non-fantasy readers, and her audience ranges from upper-elementary students to adults. A gifted orator, Weston has been invited as a guest speaker to numerous writing and science fiction/fantasy panels at conventions across the US, including DragonCon, BabelCon, NecronomiCon, and Alabama Phoenix Festival. She has served on panels with such authors as Sherrilyn Kenyon, J. F. Lewis, Todd McCaffrey, and Jonathan Maberry. Weston has spoken to thousands of students and adults about the craft of writing and has been invited as the keynote speaker at youth camps and at several schools throughout the US.
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