Welcome to Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan's website

 WritingCoachTeresa.com

Author / Writing Coach / Fanbase-Building Coach

Teresa LeYung-Ryan says: "Use both sides of your writer's brain to work on the craft and the platform."

 

Click on photo Writing Coach Teresa on Channel 5 Bay Sunday

Click here to view 

Coach Teresa answers the questions "What is a platform?" and "How do you grow your fanbase?" on CBS Bay Sunday with Host Frank Mallicoat, produced by Akilah Bolden-Monifa

Are you a writer or entrepreneur? Let Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan show you how to reach out, not stress out. Help prospective fans/customers find you through the fun exercises in her workbook Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days.

 

 

new class for writers who have a partial or complete draft of a novel, memoir, biography, children's or Y/A! Scroll down this page for dates.

 

"Thank you, dear author/documentary producer/animal welfare advocate Margie Yee Webb, for filming yours truly Teresa LeYung-Ryan at the San Francisco Writers Conference." 

 

   

Love Made of Heart

the mother-daughter novel that inspires adult children of mentally ill parents to speak openly about stigmas

- use in college courses -

 

archived in the San Francisco History Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days:Attract Agents, Editors, Publishers, Readers, and Media Attention NOW (workbook)  ,

 

scroll down this page to see

Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan

interviewed on  CBS Channel 5 

 

And, I recommend your getting this book for yourself or a friend.

Break Through the Noise: Nine Tools to Propel Your Marketing Message

Go to: http://breakthroughthenoise.com

to watch Elisa Sasa Southard demonstrate “the talking tagline”

 

New Class!

"Teresa & Mary's class gave me a big  breakthrough; my next step is to redo my manuscript!"  Lynn Scott (memoir)

  "Teresa & Mary are great teachers. The way they showed what a Hero is is wonderful." Gale Henshel (children's picture books)

 

  "Teachers Teresa and Mary helped me zeroed in on my core theme. Their class material was carefully prepared. Thank you."  a writer who's thinking about switching from memoir to novel

 

"The way Teresa and Mary explored 2 books for themes and read passages to us was very helpful. Their enthusiasm for my writing compels me to really writing." a writer working on a self-help book

 

Please email Coach Teresa  for registration instructions 

She is WritingCoachTeresa and she's @gmail.com

 

 

  

Teresa LeYung-Ryan

 http://writingcoachTeresa.com     

Teresa LeYung-Ryan 

presents Coach Teresa's new 8-hour class (over 2 sessions):

For Theme's Sake!

Edit Your Own Manuscript Before Pitching to Agents

or Self-Publishing 

    • even if you are in a critique group or preparing to hire a professional editor 
    • avoid headaches and rejection 
    • save money

For Writers of novels, memoirs, children's & YA, and biographies 

Please email Coach Teresa  for registration instructions 

She is WritingCoachTeresa and she's @gmail.com

 

In this 8-hour class over  2 sessions, learn how to edit your work by examining the answers to these questions: 

·       What does my Protagonist really want? 

·       Who or What are the Antagonists? 

·      How do I connect the main themes in my story from beginning to end?    


 

  Author and Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan says: "Identify the themes and archetypes in your intellectual properties and articulate your platform statement, simultaneously with ease. Show up for the writing, show up for the promoting. I cheer for you." 

 

 

Fanbase-Building Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan films author--photo by MYW  

Fanbase-Building Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan transforms your email signature blocks, photos & videos, and website descriptions into platform statements . . . to attract target audience and readers before and after publication.

Coach Teresa says: "Reach out, not stress out. Help your new fans find YOU." 

  • Attract agents, acquisition editors, publishers 
  • Or be your own publisher! 
  • Gain readers and media attention. 

Ask Coach Teresa to send you her Questionnaire and she will give you a complimentary evaluation - please click here for instructions.

Author & Fanbase-Building Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan photo by Lynn Scott  

 

Click on photo Writing Coach Teresa on Channel 5 Bay Sunday  

Click here to view Coach Teresa answering the questions "What is a platform?" and "How do you build a fanbase?" on CBS Bay Sunday (produced by Akilah Bolden-Monifa) with Host Frank Mallicoat

Click here to read the interview with Coach Teresa for StepByStepPublishing

Coach Teresa says: "Work on your manuscripts (by identifying themes and archetypes) and build & retrofit your platform and fanbase (by blogging), simultaneously with ease." 

Wear the two hats as writer and promoter, and be happily published.

 Please scroll down this screen OR click here for more information about Coach Teresa's workbook

 

 

BIO: Teresa LeYung-Ryan “Fanbase-Building Coach Teresa” is author of Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days: Attract Agents, Editors, Publishers, Readers, and Media Attention NOW(workbook), Love Made of Heart: a Mother’s Mental Illness Forges Forgiveness in Daughter Ruby (novel used by college professors), Coach Teresa’s Blog at http://writingcoachTeresa.com; creator of “Talking to My Dead Mom(monologues) and Immigrant Experience Writing Contest; past officer of Women's National Book Association-SF Chapter; past president of California Writers Club-SF Peninsula; recipient of the Jack London Award for outstanding service.

 

 

 

Coach Teresa LeYung-Ryan's Website http://writingcoachTeresa.com
Coach Teresa's Blog http://lovemadeofheart.com/blog
Coach Teresa's YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/teresaleyung 

  • Build Your Writer's Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days: Attract Agents, Editors, Publishers, Readers, and Media Attention NOW is a workbook for anyone who has anything to promote---available in print edition for $11.66 and as an e-book for $4.99. 
  • By making her name synonymous with the issues she writes about, Teresa has built her own platform happily. Her first novel Love Made of Heart: a Mother’s Mental Illness Forges Forgiveness in Daughter Ruby     is used in college composition classes and women's studies classes; available at public libraries; recommended by the CA School Library Association and the CA Reading Association; and archived at the San Francisco History Center. She says: "I am so thankful to everyone who encouraged me." 
  • Love Made of Heart and her "Talking to My Dead Mom Monologues" carry the themes closest to Teresa's heart:  mother-daughter relationship; Chinese-American immigrant experience; inspiring adult children (of mentally ill parents) to speak openly about the stigmas and find resources. 
  • Subscribe to  “Coach Teresa’s blog” Click here to start. 

 

Buid Your Writer's Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days workbook cover  

  $11.66 print edition

You can sneak preview the 2 exercises for Day 1 in Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days by:

  • click  ing  on the above book cover 
  • then on Amazon's page, click on that bookcover under "Click to look inside" 

  ebook Kindle Build Your Writer's Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days 

   $4.99  ebook Kindle edition 

You can sneak preview the 2 exercises for Day 1 in Build Your Writer’s Platform & Fanbase In 22 Days by:

  • click  ing on the above book cover 
  • then on Amazon's page, click on that bookcover under "Click to look inside" 

  

Love Made of Heart: a Mother’s Mental Illness Forges Forgiveness in Daughter Ruby is used in college courses and archived at the San Francisco History Center.

     Click  on the above book cover to buy the book 
OR
ask your librarian to find you a copy

Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp. NY

 

 

CONTACT COACH TERESA:

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In the subject line--show your full name and purpose of your e-mail. Please tell me who referred you. Thank you!