VETRACON2016: Tracy to speak April 15 at Ft. Bragg

12495144_832490643529538_6887231395771310789_n(2)VETRACON2016, a free two-day event for active duty soldiers, veterans, families, and retirees, will be held April 15-16 at Fort Bragg, N.C.

Noted speakers from various fields of expertise will share their insights about how to make an easier transition from military experience to civilian employment.

Tracy will speak April 15.

“You have a story…a story that matters!” ~ Tracy Crow

More than thirty women veterans and military family members gathered for Tracy’s one-day exploratory workshop, “Owning and Writing the Story of Your Military Life,” March 5 in Raleigh. Dress for Success Triangle and the Semper Fi Chapter of the Women Marines Association co-sponsored the event.

The 2016 inaugural class with their signed copies of Tracy’s breakthrough text, On Point: A Guide to Writing the Military Story.

Tracy teams up with Dress for Success Triangle and Women Marines Assoc. to teach one-day event

FullSizeRender (1)Dress for Success Triangle and the North Carolina-3 “Semper Fi” Chapter of the Women Marines Association invite all women active duty and veterans, as well as all women military family members, to a free writing workshop and seminar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, March 5 in Raleigh with award-winning military author and former writing professor Tracy Crow.

Space is limited. Please register no later than March 2 by calling Dress for Success Triangle at (919) 286-2128.

Check-in will begin at 9 a.m., and includes a doughnut-coffee social. Tracy’s seminar starts at 10. Lunch and a signed copy of Tracy’s new breakthrough text, On Point: A Guide to Writing the Military Story will also be provided, courtesy of Dress for Success Triangle.

Military Times reviews ON POINT

“The guide is primarily for beginners and includes creative exercises that show how the pain of editing is just weakness leaving your body of literary work.”

Yes! We couldn’t agree more!

Nothing like a positive review from Military Times to end this week on an even more positive note! To read the full Military Times review of On Point, and of many other newly released military titles, follow this link.


Tracy & fellow women Marines collect toys, attend USMC’s 240th birthday celebration

Marines of the NC-3 “Semper Fi” Chapter.

Tracy (third from left) and Marines of the NC-3 “Semper Fi” chapter of the Women Marines Association, celebrate the 240th birthday of the Marine Corps Nov. 14 in Greensboro, N.C. The chapter, of which Tracy is president, donated toys for disabled children of Marines.

Tracy & husband Mark Weidemaier.





Right: Tracy and husband Mark Weidemaier attend the Marine Corps birthday ball Nov. 14 in Greensboro, N.C.