Upcoming 2014 events include:

The Writers’ Guild of Texas (WGT) meets on the third Monday

(unless otherwise noted below)

from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the basement conference room of the Richardson Public Library, 900 Civic Center Drive, Richardson, TX 75080. Membership dues are $25 annually, and are due in January each year. Visitors are always welcome at our meetings.

Save the Date: March 29, 2014 – Spring Workshop Emotions Sells! Tools to Pluck Readers' Heartstrings and Pocketbooks. Three Authors Tell All. Kathleen Baldwin, Elizabeth Essex and Patience Griffin will be our presenters from 9 am to 1 pm $25.00 for members / $35 for non-members


Monday, February 17, 2014 Lauren Midgely, “Getting Focused to Get Results.” Lauren is a professional speaker and coach who encourages the audience to think differently about their writing and the possibilities for improvement. Lauren provides solid strategies customized to writers to address their needs and concerns. Learn more about Lauren at http://www.laurenmidgley.com/ .

Monday, March 17, 2014 Alicia White, “How to Keep Your Book in Their Hands and Off the Shelf.” By using simple strategies, authors learn how to generate leads to create a following. Alicia also provides suggestions on products that give the author opportunities to keep the reader actively engaged in the book or with the author. She will also introduce Authors Briefcase, a package created specifically for authors to promote and up-level their brand and book. Read more at http://authorsbriefcase.com/about_bor.html


Monday, April 21, 2014
Susannah Charleson, "Moving Mountains and Throwing Down Stones." Susannah, author of the best-selling book, The Possibility Dogs: What a Handful of 'Unadoptables' Taught Me About Service, Hope, and Healing. "Writer's Block" can be more opportunity than impasse. How to make the most of what seems to be full-stop in your progress, generate fresh ideas for your project, and bring back new energy to the keyboard. Five unusual ways to reconnect.

For more information about The Writers’ Guild of Texas, contact Membership Coordinator John Vance at john.vance1@gmail.com or WGT Critique Group Coordinator Liz Klein at wgtcritiquegroup@gmail.com We encourage you to suggest speakers or program ideas to any Board Member Or volunteer to be our Programming Coordinator!

For more information about The Writers’ Guild of Texas, contact Membership Coordinator John Vance at john.vance1@gmail.com or WGT Critique Group Coordinator Liz Klein at wgtcritiquegroup@gmail.com

~We encourage you to suggest speakers or program ideas to any Board Member~Or volunteer to be Programming Coordinator!~

 

Inspirational Quote

"Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else."

- Gloria Steinem

Information

The WGT meets on the third Monday of each month from 7:00 p.m to 8:30 p.m. in the basement conference room of the Richardson Public Library,900 Civic Center Drive, Richardson, Texas 75080.

 

You may now pay your 2013 dues of $25.00. Mail your check to:

Writers' Guild of Texas 6009 W. Parker Road, Suite 149-175 Plano, Texas 75093

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