June 23: Ask an Editor: What Science and Medical Editors Look For (LIVE!)

Rena Goldman, former managing editor at Psych Central

Rena Goldman has over 10 years of writing and editing experience. She has worked as a freelancer, a staff writer, and an editor for national publications covering health, wellness, mental health, and small business. Her articles have been featured in national publications and lifestyle brands. Rena also has experience building editorial teams and mentoring writers and editors.

You can find her hiking and exploring her Los Angeles neighborhood with Charlie, her lovable dachshund mix, when she isn’t writing or editing.





July 11: Refining Your Ideas (for publications and businesses) (podcast)

Linda Formichelli

Linda has a long history with the Den, as former Den mother, frequent guest, and bootcamp presenter. Linda Formichelli has written for more than 150 magazines, from Pizza Today to Redbook; blogs like Copyblogger and Tiny Buddha; and such businesses as Pizzeria Uno, Sprint, OnStar, and TripAdvisor. Linda is the author of several books for writers, including Write Your Way Out of the Rat Race … And Step Into a Career You Love.

Her current project is Brainstorm Buddy, an app that helps writers refine their ideas from early nugget to pitchable story.



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