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Ten Reasons Why Writers Should Network (and one reason why they shouldn't)

Like many other writers, I spend a lot of time alone.  And I like it.  A lot.

But I also founded the Athens Writers Association. 1,524 more words

Writing

MILLION DOLLAR FUMBLE: A retired professor, an unheralded sports scandal, and the process of writing the next "Hillenbrand"

I write constantly, and it’s not always about music, despite what you might think by following me on Facebook or Twitter. I’ve always talked about wanting to write a great book, something that people would want to read that gives them more than they knew previously about the music they hear on a daily basis. 659 more words

An Evening with Ian Stephen

THE READING ROOM PRESENTS AN AFTERNOON POETRY WORKSHOP AND EVENING EVENT WITH IAN STEPHEN. OPEN MIKE FOLLOWS

You are invited to join the Reading Room in welcoming writer, artist and sailor, Ian Stephen, on Tuesday, June 30, at Skeabost Country House Hotel, Isle of Skye. 479 more words

Events

PhotoJourneaux Essay Contest for Local Stories - Summer 2015

Contest Ends August 2015

Local Writers Urged to Submit;

Narrative, Prose, Poetry and Traditional Essay Style

Tell us your story – no rules except a 10 page minimum. 39 more words

Tampa Bay

Local Litfest: it can be done!

Having detached myself from the writing process and even the writing world for a month or two, I had no hesitation in dipping my toe back in the waters by helping at Hawkesbury Upton Litfest, organised by the Indefatigable (that’s a Homeric epithet by the way) Debbie Young in the… 467 more words

Tonight: Village Ink Creative Writers Guild open house

The Village Ink Creative Writers Guild has an open house tonight at 6:30 p.m.

What to expect tonight? Expect puppy chow (yes, puppy chow) and cupcakes and maybe peanuts.  95 more words

Poetry