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Member Meet-up March 2023

Online via Zoom

It's time again for our Member Meet-up! The WLT Member Meet-up is a great chance to mix and mingle with fellow writers. Our hope with these meet-ups is to help facilitate writerly connections with our members -- plus, you'll get to spend time with your dedicated WLT staff! A win/win. Join us for what is … Continue reading Member Meet-up March 2023

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Texas Writes in Hondo, TX

Hondo Public Library 2003 Avenue K, Hondo, TX, United States

Texas Writes is a statewide program that brings accomplished authors to rural libraries for a half day of presentations and panel discussions focused on the craft of writing. Our Hondo, TX event will feature Amy Gentry presenting "Thrill Your Darlings: Borrowing Across Genres to Strengthen Your Novel" and Donna Johnson presenting "Deepening the Narrative: Moving … Continue reading Texas Writes in Hondo, TX

March Third Thursday: WLT On the Craft of Writing: Short Fiction

Online via Zoom

“The stories in A New Race of Men from Heaven move elegantly between the ache of loneliness and the grace of connection, however fleeting.” —Danielle Evans, author of The Office of Historical Corrections Kirk Wilson’s Out of Season reminds us that the supernatural is in our marrow, in stories that are at once unruly, intelligent, … Continue reading March Third Thursday: WLT On the Craft of Writing: Short Fiction

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Texas Writes in Van Alstyne, TX

Van Alstyne Public Library 151 W. Cooper Street, Van Alstyne, TX, United States

Texas Writes is a statewide program that brings accomplished authors to rural libraries for a half day of presentations and panel discussions focused on the craft of writing. Our Van Alstyne, TX event will feature Donna M. Johnson presenting "Deepening the Narrative: Moving Beyond the Personal in Memoir" and Kathleen Kent presenting "Criminal Minds: The … Continue reading Texas Writes in Van Alstyne, TX

Book Launch: “Black Chameleon: Memory, Womanhood, and Myth” by Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton in conversation with Becka Oliver

BookPeople 603 N. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX, United States

BookPeople welcomes Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton in conversation with Becka Oliver to celebrate the release of Black Chameleon: Memory, Womanhood, and Myth. The event will include a moderated discussion, a reading, an audience Q&A, and a signing line. ABOUT BLACK CHAMELEON: MEMORY, WOMANHOOD, AND MYTH: In the literary tradition of Carmen Maria Machado’s In the Dream House, … Continue reading Book Launch: “Black Chameleon: Memory, Womanhood, and Myth” by Deborah D.E.E.P. Mouton in conversation with Becka Oliver

One Page Salon

Radio Coffee & Beer 4204 Menchaca Rd, Austin, TX, United States

The One Page Salon (called “the best literary evening in town” by the Austin American-Statesman) is a monthly reading series presented by the Writers’ League of Texas and Owen Egerton.  Five outstanding writers will read one page from a work in progress – which means the audience will be among the first to hear original new … Continue reading One Page Salon

Ask Us Anything: “Writers for Hire: Freelancers, Collaborators, and Ghost Writers”

Online via Zoom

Please note: This is a members only event. Only WLT members will be able to RSVP for the live event and submit questions. There are lots of ways to make a living as a writer, but getting into the industry is shrouded in mystery. Join us for a conversation with Sandra Bark and Deah Berry … Continue reading Ask Us Anything: “Writers for Hire: Freelancers, Collaborators, and Ghost Writers”

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April Third Thursday: “Bringing the Past to Life: Writing Historical Fiction and Nonfiction”

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For our April Third Thursday, join us for a conversation with three writers about how they bring the past to life in their fiction and nonfiction.  A large part of what makes reading historical fiction and nonfiction so compelling is the opportunity to experience a different time and place. Whether we're returning to the Victorian … Continue reading April Third Thursday: “Bringing the Past to Life: Writing Historical Fiction and Nonfiction”

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