Presents an evening with journalism professor, magazine writer, award-winning columnist and overwhelmed mother of two
Voted 'Best Columnist' in SB Indy Reader's Poll ‘09
Thursday, November 12, 7 pm*
*Come a half hour before our usual time (7:30 pm) to join in interactive discussion, get to know each other, and network with local talent.
Downtown Borders (Upstairs)
900 State Street
She graduated UCLA cum laude and wrote for The Hollywood Reporter before joining the Santa Barbara News-Press as news reporter, theater and rock music critic, Sunday columnist and deputy features editor. She resigned with dozens of colleagues in 2006.
Her syndicated column won a first-place award from the California Newspaper Publishers Association, and she has a second-place CNPA award for Business/Financial reporting.
Starshine lives in Santa Barbara with her husband John, a graphic artist, and their two sons.
Here is a sample of Starshine's advice to writers: