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Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, Sept 18 7-9pm
Jim Tritten
Short Stories are Fun!

Saturday, Oct 6 10am-noon
Gerald Hausman
Zen and the Art of Writing

Tuesday, Oct 16  7pm-9pm
Rose Marie Kern
Cut it Out!  Editing Makes it Better. 

Saturday, Nov 3 10am-noon
Laura Mixon
Topic TBD

Tuesday, Nov. 20  7pm-9pm
Patricia Smith Wood
Permission to Write

Saturday, Dec 1  10am-noon
Betsy Moffett
Writing Down Family Stories

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Author Interviews  and  Author Pages

If you’re a member of SouthWest Writers (SWW) and have a book to promote, email Kathy to schedule a website interview.
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Next SWW Conference tells the Secrets to Getting Published!
Saturday, October 20th.

The September Sage is online announcing the Authors whose work will be included in the 2018 SouthWest Sage Anthology!

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 Upcoming Workshops


Spontaneous Writing

with Gerald Hausman

Saturday, October 6th 12:30-2:30pm

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Ben Radford

Fantastic Folklore in Fiction

Saturday, November 3rd 12:30-2:30pm

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Betty Moffett

Spinning Family Stories into Gold

Saturday, December 1st 12:30pm -2:30pm

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 Upcoming Classes


with Melody Groves

  • Saturday, October 13, 2018   9am-noon
  • Saturday, October 27, 2018  9am-noon

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 Writing the Mainstream American Screenplay

with Marc Calderwood

  • October 4 – November 08   6 weeks
  • Thursday nights – 6:00p-07:30pm
  • From beginners to mid-level screenwriter
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What classes and workshops would you like to see offered this year? Contact our Class/Workshop Coordinator at SWWriters@juno.com to let us know.

Membership News, Announcements and Successes

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If you are looking for a critique group – post it here and read about others looking for YOU!     Send your announcements and successes to: swwsage@swcp.com!


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Upcoming Events

  1. Screenwriting Class Begins

    October 4 @ 6:00 pm - November 10 @ 7:30 pm
  2. SWW Annual Meeting

    October 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Hausman Workshop

    October 6 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm


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