Our monthly meeting will be June 14th. This month we get two guest speakers: Charlene Ball and Libby Ware. Charlene Ball and Libby Ware are both authors of historical fiction novels and other forms of short craft.
Libby Ware’s southern historical fiction Lum: http://libbywarewriter.com/.
Charlene Ball’s early modern historical fiction DARK LADY: A NOVEL OF EMILIA BASSANO LANYER: http://charleneball.com/.
Their topic will be collaboration. Come hang out with us at the Rome Library, 6-8PM, on Thursday, June 14th. If time allows, there will be readings. Bring something if you would like to participate. The public is welcome.
Anthology submissions are due by July 12.
Next year RAW is having its 20th anniversary. Stay tuned for more.
Rome Area Writers – Lavender Mountain Anthology Volume 16
Many of the Rome Area Writers members will be at the Last Stop Gift Shop Wednesday, March 15 from 4:00-6:00PM signing anthologies. Come meet the authors and get your copy signed.
402 Civic Center Drive, Rome, GA 30161
See you there!
The Calhoun Area Writers will be hosting their 2017 Northwest Georgia Writers Conference. This is a two day event with starting on Friday May 19th featuring Joni Harbin a local comedian.
Check out their schedule and grab a ticket online with the Calhoun Area Writers.
We are having our March meeting tonight at the regular location. We are also having refreshments for this meeting. Come and mingle with the members of your local Rome Area Writers tonight and listen to some flash fiction.
Other announcements for those interested:
- The Writers Forum for 2017 has been cancelled.
- Big Fibbers will be having their 3rd annual Big Fibbers Storytelling Festival March 15-21. Check out the schedule and you might find a few names you know.
We look forward to seeing you tonight for the meeting at the Library.
Save the Date!
We will be welcoming three speakers this year to the forum.
- Eric Haney, Novelist and Screenwriter
- Andrew Plattner, Novelist and Short Story Writer
- Raymond L. Atkins, Novelist
This year’s topic will be: How to Add Humor to Your Writing, Writing Action Scenes and Screenplays, and Character Conflicts in Literature.
Come join us in some writerly camaraderie with these great speakers. A continental breakfast is available during the registration hour. We will break for lunch and snacks.