Blazing Laptops

Please Support The Sponsors Whose Generous Donations
Help Make Possible The Blazing Laptops Write-a-thon


Bluestocking Books


Specializing in rare books, out-of-print books, used books,
secondhand books, and other hard-to-find books.


Chi Chocolat & Banyan Kitchen + Cafe


Helping you reach your chocolate bliss...


Laurel Corona


Historical novelist writing about women and the forgotten and
undervalued roles they played in their societies.




Three-minute stories read by the authors at live open mics,
showcase events, online, and on the radio.


Kathi Diamant


Biographer (Kafka's Last Love) and Director of the Kafka Project,
the international search for a lost literary treasure.


The Electriquette




Fig Tree Café


Marni Freedman


Award-winning playwright, script doctor, and writing coach.

Marni Freedman


Michelle Gable


New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of A Paris Apartment, I'll See You In Paris,
and the recently-released The Book of Summer.


Laurie Gibson


Providing editing services to improve the quality of clients' written materials.
"Because spell check isn't enough."

Laurie Gibson


Jill G. Hall


Author of The Black Velvet Coat


Georgeanne Irvine


Author of more than 20 children's books, plus numerous magazine,
newspaper, and Web articles.

Georgeanne Irvine


Jill Marr / Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency


New World Library


Publishing Books That Change Lives


Pinot's Palette



Join us for a paint and wine event.
We provide everything you need for a delightfully fun experience.


Poets & Writers, Inc.



The nation's largest nonprofit organization serving creative writers. Poets & Writers' mission is to foster the development of poets and writers, to promote communication throughout the literary community, and to help create an environment in which literature can be appreciated by the widest possible public.


Point Loma Tea


Jennifer Silva Redmond


Editor of dozens of award-winning books, including The Dining Car.


Judy Reeves


Writer, teacher and writing practice provocateur.


Cathy Scott


She Writes Press


She Writes Press is an independent publishing company founded to serve members of SheWrites, the largest global community of women writers online, and women writers everywhere.


Slater's 50/50


Burgers by design.



Marivi Soliven


Author of 17 books, including The Mango Bride,
winner of Best Contemporary Fiction of 2013 at the San Diego Book Awards.


Starbucks Coffee Company


Our mission: to inspire and nurture the human spirit –
one person, one cup and one neighborhood at a time.


Janice Steinberg


Novelist published by Random House and Berkley


Writer's Symposium By The Sea


An annual event that brings interviews with innovative creators, life stories, examples of
great writing, and evocative conversation to PLNU. Inspiring readers and writers alike.


"Every individual’s purpose in tithing is to open up his/her awareness of universal laws. Tithing opens you, to you. You are an unlimited individual, deprived of a fuller, richer life partly because of"
— Mark Victor Hansen
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