Upcoming Workshops

Emily Grosvenor “Structuring Your Memoir”

Emily Grosvenor “Structuring Your Memoir” Saturday, March 4th, 2017 Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third Street, Central Point “Structuring Your Memoir” 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Free to members, $10.00 visitors Structure is the backbone of story. As a genre, memoir opens up perhaps the widest avenues for structure of any book-length…

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Recent Meetings

Eric Witchey- “Character and Conflict”

February 4,2017 “Character, Climax, and the Irreconcilable Self” Eric Witchey, Award-winning writer and author of Bull’s Labyrinth, will describe and demonstrate the use of conflicted psychology as a driver for story and as an essential part of developing powerful climaxes. This two part series begins in the morning at 10AM when Mr. Witchey will discuss…

Further Reading

November Meeting Further Reading


The following books and media were mentioned during Sarina Dorie’s lecture and workshop. If you are interested in the topic of short story and platform, consider these further resources. Manuscript format: http://www.shunn.net/format/story.html http://www.sfwriter.com/mschklst.htm How to Find Places to Submit Stories: https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=duotrope http://www.ralan.com/ http://thegrinder.diabolicalplots.com/Search/ByFilter Sarina Dorie’s website: http://sarinadorie.com/writing/novels Where to Purchase Sarina’s work: https://www.amazon.com/Sarina-Dorie/e/B00Q7XYZMI Free Stories…