Are you looking for a dynamic and engaging speaker for your conference, classroom, or book club?
Sybil has given numerous speeches at meetings, conferences, and schools in and around the Charleston area. She is willing to travel out of state if given enough notice. Call her personally at 301-385-9788 to find out her reasonable rates and schedule a visit. Below, the three types of speeches and visits she gives are described in detail. At each event she is able to bring copies of books and sign them for fans.
From Poverty to PhD.
This inspirational speech describes the challenges Sybil had to meet in order to come from her poor upbringing to published author and PhD student. Adults and students alike can benefit from the story of her hardwork and determination.
The Making of an Author
This speech covers what it takes to be an author. Sybil describes in detail her writing habits and how she came to write her books. She also reads excerpts from her books, asks questions about them, and offers prizes for correct answers.
Five Novel Steps
This is an hour long writing workshop in which students will work on the rough draft of a short story or novel. Sybil guides them through each step of the writing program she created. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to get one-on-one feedback from a published author.