Podcast

WLT Summer Book Club: The Last Karankawas by Kimberly Garza

Online via Zoom

It’s the second annual WLT Summer Book Club and we hope you’ll join in! All summer long, we’ll be reading the debut novels featured at our June Third Thursday panel discussion and then in August we’ll get together on three Monday nights (on Zoom) to discuss each of the books. Each discussion will be led … Continue reading WLT Summer Book Club: The Last Karankawas by Kimberly Garza

Free

2022 Write-In September 3

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 September 3

Free

“Introduction to Fiction Writing: A Crash Course on Craft” with James Wade

Online via Zoom

$59 for Members $119 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Improving your fiction writing is not unlike improving yourself. It takes discipline, honesty, and a certain amount of grace. In this crash course on craft, we'll explore how style, tone, setting, and voice impact your work. We'll … Continue reading “Introduction to Fiction Writing: A Crash Course on Craft” with James Wade

$59.00 – $119.00

Member Meet-up September 2022

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. This month, we're joined by … Continue reading Member Meet-up September 2022

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“Character Driven and Intricately Plotted Mysteries” with Sherry Thomas

Online via Zoom

$59 for Members $119 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Learn an approach to mystery writing that focuses on characters and conflict rather than figuring out your plot in advance. Bestselling author Sherry Thomas shares her secrets for building a well-paced, well-structured mystery organically, by drawing on … Continue reading “Character Driven and Intricately Plotted Mysteries” with Sherry Thomas

$59.00 – $119.00

WLT Craft + Business of Writing Workshop

Odessa Marriott Hotel & Conference Center 305 East 5th Street, Odessa, TX, United States

Registration: $49 (includes all three presentations) NOTE: Online registration for this special event will close at 5:00 PM CDT on Saturday, 9/10. Walk-up registrations will be accepted, as space allows. If you'd like to join us and register on site, we'll be in the Wolfcamp Room on the first floor of the Marriott Odessa at 1:45 … Continue reading WLT Craft + Business of Writing Workshop

$49.00

2022 Write-In September 13

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 September 13

Free

“The Nonfiction Book Proposal: The Basics & Beyond” with Cinelle Barnes

Online via Zoom

$59 for Members $119 for Non-Members All registrants will have access to the class recording for one month. Learn what goes into a proposal, why and when you need it, and how to write one that stands out. In this three-hour class, Cinelle Barnes will share not only the basics of proposal writing but a … Continue reading “The Nonfiction Book Proposal: The Basics & Beyond” with Cinelle Barnes

$59.00 – $119.00

September Third Thursday: “Writing and Publishing Short Fiction”

Online via Zoom

Join us in September as we dive into the short story form with writers who have recently published short story collections. In this discussion we’ll explore the art of writing short stories, from what makes a good story to the mechanics behind short fiction, like precision of language, narrative tension, and more. We’ll also touch … Continue reading September Third Thursday: “Writing and Publishing Short Fiction”

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