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Artists Use Paintbrushes To Tell Valley Writers Stories

- Review Journal, July 16, 2017


 Las Vegas Book Festival and the Clark County Library District award WSN

the Crystal Bookmark Award for community service in 2017!

Crystal Bookmark Award


Tuesday, December 12, 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: Holiday Stories – Adding Realism To Your Narratives. What got a short story written in 1939 turned into one of the most endearing (and enduring) holiday films ever? In the spirit of the holidays, we’ll be talking about stories that add real world elements like holidays into the narrative to help audiences identify with your characters and story. Discussion leader: UNLV journalism professor Greg Blake Miller.


Call for Entries!

OPEN CALL for short stories or excerpts from longer works (~2500 words) for our 2018 lineup of 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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  “If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it..”
– Toni Morrison