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Winner/Finalist Four National Awards:
Foreword Book of the Year, EGlobal, IPPY, and Next Generation
ISBN #978-097647427-2
Writer's Digest Book Awards - Judge's commentary
"... the perfect book for anyone who's ever considered a writing career but just couldn't seem to make the dream a reality."
The Writer magazine
"... coaching and humor that inspires and shows you how to become the writer you want to be."
Midwest Book Review
"... one of the most helpful books on writing that I have read."
Redbird Studio
3136 S. Indiana Ave.
Milwaukee WI 53207
414-481-3195
redbirdstudio.com
jb@redbirdstudio.com
This is the original "Redbird Studio" founded by Judy Bridges in 1993. Currently sponsors Judy's workshops and readings.
Redoak Writing
Director: Kim Suhr
11709 W Cleveland Ave
West Allis WI 53227
414-881-7276
(mailing address) PO Box 342
Genesee Depot, WI 53127
redoakwriting.com
kim@redoakwriting.com
The official successor to Redbird Studio. Offers writers' roundtable groups and other programs for adults and young writers.
Redbird Studio
   Founded by Judy Bridges, 1993   

Writers' Affirmations

I write quickly, easily and well.

I am eager to get to my desk, knowing that when I get there I will immediately begin to write.

The minute I start writing, the thoughts begin to flow.

Readers are standing by, eager to receive my work.

I write interesting, exciting stories that hold a reader's attention.

I welcome the reader to enjoy my work.

Writing is part of the natural flow of my life.

I see myself in a bookstore, signing copies of my new best-seller.

Editors are happy to get my work. They tell me it is excellent and well written, and they're willing to pay top dollar for it.

I feel free when I write.

I am free to write what I please, in a style that's all my own.

I have more fresh ideas than I know what to do with.

I write with confidence.

I've been asked to do a public reading of my work. I read in a strong, clear voice. The audience loves it and I enjoy every minute of their applause.

I write with the full support of friends and family. Even those who sometimes seem reluctant are, on an inner level, very pleased with what I do.

I am sitting quietly, getting ready to write. I listen to my heart. It tells me what to write. I write in a strong, clear voice.

I thoroughly enjoy being a writer.

Damn, I'm good!

 

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