Instilling Stength, Wisdom, Love & Faith A Quintessential Mother 'Sharen Sierra'

Welcome OURSTORY Writers Workshop

Writing & Branding Workshops MaY 2019


May 18, 2019 Open to the Public Registration Required

  • Each workshop is open to the public and has a  fee.
  • Each  facilitator has more than twenty years of expertise in their field
  • Book a 90 - minute class through OURSTORY website  for a reduced fee
  • Book each class for $75,00 or 4-pack class for $275.00 (includes lunch)
  • Conclusion of each class, participants will be asked to fill out a survey 
  • OSBFE uses post-event surveys to create strategies for development and continued success.

Testimonials Past Writers' Workshop

"I am an aspiring faith writer and I attended the workshop with Dr. Lana Bettencourt an Author who had her book turn into a movie. She is  a Spiritual Healer and Entertainment Executive.  I learned so much  from and about her book Angel Wishes was turned into a movie."  

                                        Keisha Riley, Indiana  2018

Dr. Chike Akua blew me away with how he broke it down how to market and sell my soon to be released book. I know a lot of broke authors. Now I have a marketing plan.   Lawrence  G  West Chester 2018

Workshop Availability

Each workshop has limited seatings, please reserve and pay for your seat early.  When a class is at seating capacity, we will make every attempt to schedule another like or similar workshop. 

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Payment Due

The facilitator will not be able to take any form of payment before, beginning, during or at the conclusion time of the workshop. 

Latecomers or No Shows - No Refund

Arrive early or on time for workshops. There is a 10 minute grace period for latecomers to enter the room. After the 10-minute grace period has lapsed entry into the class is the facilitator's decision to allow entry.   There are no refunds. No exceptions

Materials Needed

Please arrive on time and with appropriate writing and note-taking materials.  


Terry Williams - Richard

PES s goal is to educate, empower children and adults for success in learning and in life.

 A much sought after Editor - Educator, and Author.  Terry classes are interactive and informative. Attendees, create, edit and rewrite. Ms. Ricahrd is the founder of PES, Personalized Educational Services.  She turtors and works with students all ages from 4 to 104. 

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Sharen Sierra

Sharen King,  Branding Expert, Keynote Speaker, Single Lifestyle Guru, Exec Prod Ask Steve Harvey

Sharen King a Social Entrepreneur Keynote Empowerment Speaker is a Global Branding Expert with extensive Media - Marketing - Digital Technology experience across industries.  Clients range from Emmy Award Winning Television  Steve Harvey  Show - NFL and SME businesses 

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Franki Kidd - Butler


FBK is an Independent Author, Activist, Press Freedom Incentive Fund Recipient. FBK has a wide range of skill sets to assist others to tell their unique story ranging from eBooks, web content, blogs, articles, and press releases. 

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Writers' Workshop Sponsors

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Coaches & Facilitators

Dr. Lana Bettencourt

Dr. Lana Bettencourt travels the world performing healings and lecturing  tools she has acquired.

 Has a duo Career: Entertainment Industry and Spiritual Counselor.  She is also a world renowned Life Coach, Radio Show Host, Author, Reiki Master, Healing Touch Practitioner and Deeksha Blessing Giver, has performed at least six medically documented Miracle Healings since 2004.    The book and movie,  Angel Wishes – Journey of a Spiritual Healer documents this miracle healer’s Spiritual path. 

Book Keynote - Workshop Coaching

Rev. Dr. Darryl Sims Ph.D

 Cultural Ethicist, Dr. Darryl Sims Author, Entrepreneur, Educator and Publisher and Reverend/Pastor

 Cultural Ethicist, Dr. Darryl Sims Author, Entrepreneur, Educator and Publisher. Author of 52 Words Every African American Male  Adolescent Should Know and there is a, Female edition. In addition  Darryl Sims was licensed to preach the gospel at Metropolitan Baptist Church in 1997 under Pastor H. Beecher Hicks Jr. He earned a Master of Divinity degree  from Howard University School of Divinity in 1999. 

Book Keynote - Workshop Coaching

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