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Winners of the Young Writers Contest are now chosen. Click on our Young Writers page and join us on May 9 to honor them and hear Marisa Moss speak on how to be a successful writer.
Winners of our Young Writers contest will be honored on May 9 at our annual even for the aspiring writers of tomorrow. Come and join us, read our winners’ poems, and give our your writers the memory of a lifetime. … Continue reading
Eric Elfman, award-winning multi-book author, screenwriter, coach, and all-round busy writer, will join us on April 11 to present “How to Hook Them from the First Page.” This is a not-to-be-missed program. See details and sign up on our Next … Continue reading
Northern California Writers presents Storytellers Expo, March 20-22, 2015, at Santa Rosa Junior College. This conference is geared toward authors & screenwriters. Presenters include the President of BookBaby, the CEO of Smashwords, the founder of redBrick Agency, and authors and screenwriters. Details … Continue reading
Our popular workshop series is back on March 14. Jordan Rosenfeld will offer a craft workshop on “Writing the Page-Turner: Keep Your Readers Up Past Their Bedtime.” She will cover plot/narrative, tension, sensory imagery, characters, and point of view. This jam-packed … Continue reading
Our branch is not the only one that offers young writers a contest. The Berkeley branch is sponsoring its 29th ANNUAL FIFTH GRADE STORY CONTEST for those fifth grade students in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. The deadline is March 30 and the … Continue reading
After an informative and interesting talk by Jim Azevedo of Smashwords in January, we are re-focusing on craft for our February 14 program. Susan C. Shea will speak on Writing What We Know: What Does That Mean? Drawing on her experiences as a … Continue reading