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Estelle Erasmus is an award-winning, widely-published journalist, writing/editing coach and former magazine editor-in-chief. She is the co-author of Beautiful Skin: Every Woman’s Guide to Looking Her Best at Any Age (Adams Media), and has been a featured author in several anthologies.

7 Things I Learned from Chairing the ASJA NYC 2017 Conference

By Estelle Erasmus
Me, Sherry and Milt at #ASJANY17
Me, with ASJA board president, Sherry Paprocki and VP, Milt Tobey
I had the proud honor of chairing the 46th Annual American Society of Journalists and Authors Conference (May 5-6, 2017) in NYC (check out all the fabulous posts on twitter using hashtag #ASJANY17 and also follow @ASJAhq). It was six … Continue Reading ››

Manischewitz’s Passover Matzo Kits Break the Mold

If you are like me, you look forward to Passover, the perfect family holiday. Yes, it celebrates the struggle the Jews had to escape from slavery and mistreatment, but Seders combine family entertainment in a two evenings: music, a compelling story, interactivity—kids reciting the four questions, a game with a prize at the end-—hiding the Affikomen, and, of course  matzo. But matzo isn't just for grownups anymore. Manischewitz … <a href=Continue Reading ››

Get Your Ticket for the ASJA Conference: Early Bird Ends 3/31

  ASJA Conference Logo By Estelle Erasmus I'm a writing coach, with national and international clients. I am also delighted to say that I will be teaching a personal essay writing class with Writer's Digest again, starting 3/30. Sign  up here . Also,  as I've mentioned before I'm the Chair for the American Society of Journalists and Authors Conference in NYC, May … Continue Reading ››