“On the Writer’s Journey: Shaping Your Story with the Hero’s Journey” with Greg Garrett

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Do your characters transform over the course of your story? Want to find structure and meaning in that transformation? Joseph Campbell’s analysis of the archetypal hero’s journey inspired George Lucas to write Star Wars and led to widespread … Continue reading “On the Writer’s Journey: Shaping Your Story with the Hero’s Journey” with Greg Garrett

$49.00 – $109.00

Texas Writes in Robstown, TX

Nueces County Keach Family Library 1000 Terry Shamsie Blvd., Robstown, 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 Robstown, TX event will take place at the Keach Family Library Branch of the Nueces County Public Library and will feature Rubén Degollado presenting "Mining Memory to … Continue reading Texas Writes in Robstown, TX

2022 Write-In January 11

Online via Zoom

Log in, sit down, write. It’s that easy. In 2022, 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 2022 Write-In January 11

Free

Member Meet-up January 2022

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 January 2022

Free

“Forget Discipline: How to Want Your Way Through Writing” with ire’ne lara silva

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Want to rekindle the fire of your imagination as you start or restart a project? In this class, we absolutely will not talk about ‘stealing time,’ writing schedules, writing on a daily basis, creating a physical space … Continue reading “Forget Discipline: How to Want Your Way Through Writing” with ire’ne lara silva

$49.00 – $109.00

“Starting Your Publishing Journey” with Diane Zinna

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. The path to publication looks different for everyone, but there are things that every writer should know when getting ready to start their journey.  In this class we will talk about what a publishing journey could look … Continue reading “Starting Your Publishing Journey” with Diane Zinna

$49.00 – $109.00

January Third Thursday: “Play, Plan, Produce – Harness Your Creativity in 2022”

Online via Zoom

Join us for a special Third Thursday program - our first public event of 2022! - and get your creativity flowing in the new year.  How do I start? What do I do next? How do I finish? These are the big questions so many writers face as they approach a new project. In their … Continue reading January Third Thursday: “Play, Plan, Produce – Harness Your Creativity in 2022”

Free

“How to Begin: Embarking on Your Novel’s Journey” with Natalia Sylvester

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Novel Essentials" Class Package.  Wondering how to start—and sustain—the journey of writing a novel so that you actually finish? Depending on the type of writer you are, beginning a novel … Continue reading “How to Begin: Embarking on Your Novel’s Journey” with Natalia Sylvester

$49.00 – $109.00

“Setting the Hook: Capturing Your Readers” with Gabino Iglesias

Online via Zoom

$49 for Members $109 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. This class is a part of the "Novel Essentials" Class Package.  Learn what to do—and what not to do—to ensure you quickly capture your readers' attention. A novel must compete with every other element of modern life. … Continue reading “Setting the Hook: Capturing Your Readers” with Gabino Iglesias

$49.00 – $109.00

New Member Orientation February 2022

Online via Zoom

We hope you can join us for our New Member Orientation on Tuesday, February 1 at 12:00 PM CST on Zoom. We'll share a short presentation about the ins and outs of membership, including the many member benefits you can take advantage of, how to set up your member experience on the WLT website, special programs and opportunities … Continue reading New Member Orientation February 2022

Free