Member Announcement Shared at the July Meeting

The following was shared at the July meeting: Cristina White has a new poem titled “Directive” published in the 2013 Summer Edition of VoiceCatcher: http://voicecatcherjournal.org/. Her creative nonfiction piece, HERO, will appear in the 2014 issue of Gold Man Review. Our next meeting is on August 19, 2013 (only a week away). The speaker will…

Writers on the River Thanks the 2012-13 Board

The July 2013 meeting was also our annual meeting where a new board was elected. As part of the announcements at the beginning of the meeting we went through the 2012-13 board achievements. Here’s the (relatively long) list: Membership survey Nonprofit status with IRS + submitted two postcards Elizabeth Eslami’s Workshop Have speakers lined till…

Members’ Announcements Shared at the Reading on Monday

At the meeting on Monday members shared the following: Rachel Barton (next month’s speaker) invited members to a free poetry retreat at Dancing Oaks Nursery, this Saturday, June 22, 1-4 PM. For further details click here. John Byrne, our first reader on Monday, shared a link to his piece that was published on Fiction Vortex:…

FYI – Fooling Around with Words is Here Again – Next Saturday 4/13

Fooling Around with Words: A Conference for Writers Saturday, April 13, 9:00 am-4:50 pm $29 fee All day writer’s workshop featuring a talented faculty of award-winning writers, educators and panelists. Material suitable for all levels of experience from novice to professional. Morning and afternoon sessions in Poetry, Prose & the Writer’s Toolkit. Fooling Around with…