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Write a Book

A Free Workshop

Join this free workshop and walk step by step through everything you need to know to write

your book.



A Woman Writing by the Window

It's your year...and your book is waiting to be written.

But where do you start?

How do you create a first page that immediately captures your reader's attention? How do you write a book with a strong enough message or story line?  How do you structure a nonfiction story?


How do you make your book successful?


These are questions I had too. 

So I got to work soaking up as much knowledge as I could from every industry expert I could find. I consumed blogs, podcasts, free & paid content and gained even more tips & tricks through my own experiences.

Now I'm ready to share it all with you so that you can finally write the book that's been sitting inside of you all along.


Write a Book

A Free Workshop

In this free workshop, you'll learn how to avoid writer's block, complete a polished final draft manuscript and have the confidence to pitch to publishers.

The Schedule

This training will take place over Zoom.

See below for the content we'll cover.



Writing a Book

You'll learn:

  • Getting in the Writer's MINDSET 

  • Writing a Book with Confidence 

  • How Long It Takes to Write a Book 

  • Writing a Book that Sells - Your Hook 

  • Polishing Your Work 

Publishing a Book

You'll learn:

  • What is Publishing Today 

  • What to Ask from Rights to Cost 

  • What First-Time Authors Must Know about Publishing 

  • How to Determine the Right Publishing Path for Your Book

Marketing a Book

You'll learn:

  • The Key to Successful Marketing 

  • What First-Time Authors Must Know about Marketing 

  • How to Sell Over and Over 

  • What the Industry Looks Like Today

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Hey there, I'm Jackie Haley.

I'm an award-winning author, speaker and entrepreneur.​

I have a passion for writing, for making a difference and for helping others with similar passions. 

I created this 9 day training and my brand, Dream to Author, to help aspiring writers become published, providing assistance through online training and coaching services. Besides speaking engagements and my writing career, I have over 15 years of experience in nonprofit management and running my own consulting business doing strategic planning projects and more for nonprofit organizations.

I love working with authors, especially first-time ones, to help them through every step of the publishing journey from writing to editing to finding a publisher to getting it into the hands of readers.

What People Are Saying...


“Working with Jackie, I feel like I'm getting somewhere. Jackie combines encouragement and discipline in that creation process. I would highly recommend Dream To Author for your writing project.”


"Dream To Author has been invaluable to me as I draft

my non-fiction management book."


"I have been impressed with Jackie's dedication to
follow through and get things done. She is always
extremely helpful and has a wealth of knowledge on
writing, publishing and marketing her books."

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