2021 Agents & Editors Conference

Hyatt Regency Austin on Lady Bird Lake 208 Barton Springs Drive, Austin, TX

For a better understanding of each session, read the letter from our Program Director below and check out the conference program here. All recordings will be accessible through March 31, 2022.   Hello, writers! I’m writing to you today for a very special reason. For the first time in the twenty-eight year history of the … Continue reading 2021 Agents & Editors Conference

$99.00 – $459.00

2021 Write-In September 28

Online via Zoom

Due to a scheduling conflict, our Tuesday, September 28 write-in has been canceled. We hope you'll join us on Saturday, October 2 at 2:00 PM for the next one!Log in, sit down, write. It’s that easy.In 2021, the WLT will host two write-ins every month, January through December. These will be 3-hour sessions on Zoom (video … Continue reading 2021 Write-In September 28

Free

WLT On the Writing Life: “Writing Through Difficult Times” with Laekan Zea Kemp

Online via Zoom

Join us for our livestream of this event on our YouTube channel. Please note: This event was originally scheduled for Thursday, July 22nd. The new date is Thursday, September 30th. Most of our programming discusses topics on the craft and business of writing, but we don’t often get to talk about what it’s like to be … Continue reading WLT On the Writing Life: “Writing Through Difficult Times” with Laekan Zea Kemp

Free

2021 Write-In October 2

Online via Zoom

Log in, sit down, write. It’s that easy. In 2021, the WLT will host two write-ins every month, January through December. These will be 3-hour sessions on Zoom (video off, audio off). No speaker or presentation, but your friendly WLT staff will welcome you at the start and will check back in at the end. … Continue reading 2021 Write-In October 2

Free

“Boundaries & Strategies for Writing Difficult Stories” with Cinelle Barnes

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. How do we begin writing personal stories of trauma or loss? In this three-hour course, memoirist, essayist and editor, Cinelle Barnes, teaches writing difficult stories that involve trauma or loss. We'll explore questions like: How do we … Continue reading “Boundaries & Strategies for Writing Difficult Stories” with Cinelle Barnes

$49.00 – $109.00

“The Specific is the Universal: Writing Authentic Love Stories” with Sherry Thomas

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. The experience is specific; the emotions are universal. If there is nothing new under the sun, how do you write romances that are fresh and different? How do you approach fictional relationships so that they come across … Continue reading “The Specific is the Universal: Writing Authentic Love Stories” with Sherry Thomas

$49.00 – $109.00

Texas Writes in Menard, TX

Menard Public Library 105 E. Mission Street, Menard, TX

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 Menard, TX event features Meg Gardiner presenting on "Killer Plots: Building Tension & Creating Conflict in Fiction" and Charlotte Gullick presenting on "Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall: … Continue reading Texas Writes in Menard, TX

2021 Write-In October 12

Online via Zoom

Log in, sit down, write. It’s that easy. In 2021, the WLT will host two write-ins every month, January through December. These will be 3-hour sessions on Zoom (video off, audio off). No speaker or presentation, but your friendly WLT staff will welcome you at the start and will check back in at the end. … Continue reading 2021 Write-In October 12

Free

Member Meet-up October 2021

Online via Zoom

It's time again for our Monthly Member Meet-up! Have you been wanting to meet another like-minded writer to share critiques with, or interested in creating a writing group? The WLT Monthly 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 … Continue reading Member Meet-up October 2021

Free