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December 2019 Writers Roundtable

Topic: “Holiday Stories”

(What Makes Them Sell?)

Join us for our annual discussion and reading of holiday stories. We’ll start out with a discussion of what makes a memorable holiday story—referring back to some classics (feel free to bring examples)—and then read and discuss excerpts from our own holiday-themed work.

Greg Blake Miller, UNLV writing professor and author of the story collection Decemberlands, will lead the discussion.

(free for WSN Members and first time guests / $5 non-members)

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The Art of Criticism Panel

“The Art of Criticism – How To Give And Receive Critique”

a panel discussion featuring thee successful authors on how to get the most from your critique group and still keep your friends. Moderated by Greg Blake Miller

at The Tap House in Las Vegas, NV

(5589 W. Charleston about 3 blocks north of Decatur)

$5 at the door / free for WSN Members

Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 7-8PM

Presented to by Writers of Southern Nevada in association with the Las Vegas Writers Group.

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Character Driven vs. Plot Driven Stories

ATTN. LAS VEGAS WRITERS! – WSN Board Member Morgan St. James will be giving a talk “Character Driven vs Plot Driven” tonight at the Las Vegas Writers Group. The meeting is at 7:00 at the Tap House, 5589 West Charleston. RSVP and details at: http://www.meetup.com/Las-Vegas-Writers/events/220372490/ You might be surprised when we do a little exercise to see which way you write and what it takes to craft a well rounded story. Hope to see you there!

The Las Vegas Writers Group
Join us for an evening with Morgan St. James as she discusses style and plot. Is Your Style Character-Driven Or Plot-Driven? Do your characters make the story or does the story come first, then the

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