Write Brain: Martial Arts and Self Defense for Writers with Bernadette Marie

May 17, 2022 — 6:15 PM to 8:15 PM

Location: Knights of Columbus MacLaren Hall 20 W. Pikes Peak Colorado Springs, CO 80903 (get directions)

Bestselling author Bernadette Marie shares a different side of herself as she instructs us on the ins and outs of writing physical conflict.

Get first-hand knowledge of moves in which you can add to your characters for realistic fight scenes or getaway scenes. What works? What doesn’t? What would a martial artist think? Walk away with some self-defense moves that will help you in the real world as well. Bernadette Marie has been training in Tang Soo Do since 2006. She is a certified instructor and 2nd Degree Black Belt.



Bernadette Marie

Bestselling Author Bernadette Marie is known for building families readers want to be part of. Her series The Keller Family has graced bestseller charts since its release in 2011. Since then she has authored and published over thirty-five books. The married mother of five sons promises romances with a Happily Ever After always…and says she can write it because she lives it.

Obsessed with the art of writing and the business of publishing, chronic entrepreneur Bernadette Marie established her own publishing house, 5 Prince Publishing, in 2011 to bring her own work to market as well as offer an opportunity for fresh voices in fiction to find a home as well. 

When not immersed in the writing/publishing world, Bernadette Marie and her husband are shuffling their five hockey playing boys around town to practices and games as well as running their family business of carwash locations. She is a lover of a good stout craft beer and might be slightly addicted to chocolate.