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Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 6:30-7:30PM Writer’s Roundtable discussion group – Coffee Press, Paseo Verde Library (free for WSN Members and first time guests / $5 non-members). Topic: Revolution and Change: Telling stories of transformation, from the personal to the global. November 7 marks 100 years since the Bolshevik Revolution shook the world. In the spirit of those days and their dubious legacy, we’ll be talking about stories of transformation, the moments big and small that alter our lives and communities.
Thursday Sept 28 – Sunday Oct 1 WSN’s Writers Retreat at the historic Boulder Dam Hotel
Limit 10 Participants – CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY! (space is limited. Early bird $325 members, $350 non-members) Cancelled – rescheduling for next year
Sunday, October 22, 2017 from 2-4PM PAINTED STORIES “Chills” – Local authors Mercedes Yardley, Brian Rouff and Eric James Miller will read funny, spooky, thrilling excerpts from their latest work with artist Meegan Boiros turning their words into paintings in the background. Location: College of Southern Nevada, Charleston Campus, Auditorium K-101 (see flier for map and parking) – free for WSN Members, CSN students, staff & faculty / $5 non-members)
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 6:30-7:30PM Writer’s Roundtable discussion group – Coffee Press, Paseo Verde Library (free for WSN Members and first time guests / $5 non-members). Topic: TBD
6:30PM Tuesday, September 5, 2017 – Writer’s Roundtable discussion group – Coffee Press, Paseo Verde Library (free for WSN Members and first time guests / $5 non-members). Topic: How an author’s voice can support or intrude in a story. Attendees invited to get feedback on any excerpt 500-1000 words they would like to read.
Call for Entries!
OPEN CALL for short stories or excerpts from longer works (~2500 words) for Painted Stories (themes: love, romance, adventure, travel, paranormal, spooky, sci-fi, mysteries, historical or autobiography). Send to nevadawriters (at) gmail (dot) com with the Subject: Painted Stories submission.
ARTISTS WANTED! Want to make an easy $100? Become one of our Painted Stories artists! Click here for more info.
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