2014 Contest Winners Announced
This year’s annual contest resulted in significant achievements: literary agents requested contact information for four of our contestants.
Contest winners hail from Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Texas, Washington state, and the United Kingdom.
See the Annual Writing Contest page for the list of winners.
♦ Vote for the 2015 Executive Board of Directors, October 4: SWW members vote at the Saturday morning program.
♦ Brown Bag Sessions: Join us after our Saturday morning meetings for 30+ minute discussions of interest to writers. Bring a lunch – sessions start about 12:30 pm.
- October 4: Magazine Writing
- November 1: NaNoWriMo
- January 3: Point of View
♦ Click here to receive elerts about SWW activities.
Members free, guests $10, students $5
Saturday, October 4, 10:00 am – noon
How to Write Short Stories
(Not that I know the secret)
— David Edgerley Gates
Tuesday, October 21, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Inspiration: Finding Your Muse/Mojo/Motivation for Nonfiction
— Johnny Boggs
Saturday, November 1, 10:00 am – noon
Topic & Speaker to Be Announced
Tuesday, November 18, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
“Are We There Yet?”
— Sarah H. Baker
Saturday, December 6, 10:00 am – noon
Independent Publishing 101:
What You Need to Know to Be Successful at Publishing Your
— Robin Cutler
Tuesday, December 16, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
No Meeting Due to the Holidays
Join us in 2015 for another great writing year!
Classes & Workshops
WORKSHOP ♦ An Introduction to Crime Scene Investigation for Writers
♦ with Debra Falcon
Saturday, October 11, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
CLASS ♦ Strangeness: Writing Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Worlds on the Bias
♦ with Betsy James
Wednesdays beginning October 1
6 sessions, 5:45 – 7:45 pm
CLASS ♦ Three-Day Social Media Intensive for Writers
♦ with Barbara Lemaire
Saturdays beginning October 18
3 sessions, Noon – 4:00 pm
CLASS ♦ How to Write for Magazines:
Or How to Bag Your First Magazine Assignment
♦ with Melody Groves
Mondays beginning November 3
4 sessions, 6:00 – 8:00 pm