Heather Mackey and the Young Writer’s Contest Award Ceremony Coming in May

Screen Shot 2016-04-20 at April 20,2016 11.32.02 AMJoin us in May for our annual Young Writer’s Contest award ceremony! In addition, author Heather Mackey will talk about how to turn stories into ideas. Topics will include story hunting, building a story, and why storytelling matters. Please see the “Next Program and Events Calendar” for details.

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Tamim Ansary Coming in April

Screen Shot 2016-03-22 at March 22,2016 02.46.30 PMJoin author Tamim Ansary as he talks about why we write on April 9. He will discuss why writing is so hard, why we do it anyway, what to do when the piece refuses to be written and much more. Please see the “Next Program and Events Calendar” for details.

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C.S. Lakin Leading Workshop in March

lakinJoin author C.S. Lakin as she leads a workshop on the fatal flaws of fiction writing on March 12. She will discuss the use of correct words, sentence construction, description deficiencies and much more. Please see the “Next Program and Events Calendar” for details.

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Roy Mash Coming in February

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Join us on Saturday February 13 as we welcome Roy Mash who will be speaking about:

Word Selection: Building a Strong Story Foundation

Roy Mash’s poems have appeared in journals such as AGNI, Atlanta Review, Barrow Street, Nimrod, and River Styx. He is the recipient of the Atlanta Review International Publication Award.Click “Next Program and Events Calendar” for details.

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January 9 speaker

tamara_monosoffJoin us for our first event of 2016:  Tamara Monosoff on

Five Simple Strategies to Boost Your Income Now!

Tamara is a leading entrepreneur, major author, and significant businesswoman. Participants will leave the event with clear action steps to generate more income as an author.  Click “Next Program and Events Calendar” for details.

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 lynn_goodwinJoin us on December 12, 2015 for our annual event:  Three of our Own.

Lynn Goodwin, Al Garrotto, and Ann Steiner will speak on “The Path to Publication”:  Promal_garrottopts, Perfection, and Platform.

A seated lunch will round out the festivities.  See our “Next Program” page for details.ann_steiner

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David Congalton comes in November

David CongaltonChasing a Creative Dream is the subject of November’s branch program.  For details, please see our Next Program and Current Events page.  Reservations are due by Nov. 11 at noon and we look forward to seeing you on Sat. Nov. 14.

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