March “Poetluck” in Eureka Springs Hosted by Molly Scroges

The Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow (WCDH) is proud to showcase Eureka Springs’ literary talent at the March Poetluck on Thursday, March 19, at 6:30 pm, at 515 Spring Street. Two Eureka Springs authors, Dr. Kathy Martone and Cheryl King, will be the featured readers, and Poetluck will be emceed by guest host, Molly Scroges.… Continue reading March “Poetluck” in Eureka Springs Hosted by Molly Scroges

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Looking for a Book Club?

Nightbird Books, 205 W. Dickson Street in Fayetteville, hosts four book clubs and a combination writing workshop and book study. Here they are, together with the selections for May: Poetry Book Club, first Wednesday of the month, 5:30-7 pm Homer’s Odyssey, translated by Emily Wilson Mystery Book Club, second Thursday, 6:30-7:30 pm The Cat Who… Continue reading Looking for a Book Club?

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OLLI Open House 23 January 2019

Stop by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute’s office between 1:30 and 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 23 to meet a few of the OLLI leaders and learn more about the spring selection of courses and upcoming events and socials. Olli headquarters are located at 211 E. Dickson Street.  

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Ozark Writers League August 2018 Meeting Branson, MO

OWL members and guests focus on “Author Power, Pitches, and Promotion” at the August 18 meeting in Branson, Missouri’s Honeysuckle Inn. A full lineup of speakers, publishers, and agents offer individual pitch sessions, craft presentations, and how-to experiences on Saturday. For more information and details check out  https://www.ozarkswritersleague.com/ The latest OWL Hoot news and member accolades… Continue reading Ozark Writers League August 2018 Meeting Branson, MO

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Write Western

Western Writers of America Annual Convention, June 21 – 24, Marriott Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO. Exciting that this conference is held so close to NWAR this year. Lots of time to explore the history of Kansas City including a tour of the Arabia Steamboat Museum and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Sessions of… Continue reading Write Western

Don’t Miss the AR Writers Conference, June 3

This one-day conference covers territory important to writers. Two keynoters: Tommy Hancock, “Preparing Your Manuscriptto Pitch” and Andrea Campbell, “Creating Content: Break-in, Connect, Become a Regular.” Myinterests are: “Writing Non-Fiction” with Janis F. Kearney and “Poetry in Motion” with Jim Barton. I usually skip the poetry sessions–but Jim Barton is always good. www.Arkansaswritersconference.org. AWC, June… Continue reading Don’t Miss the AR Writers Conference, June 3

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Decisions, Decisions

Writers in this area have a choice of two well-known, overlapping conferences. Both have sessions that appeal to me. Check out OK Writers Federation Conference 2017, May 4 – 6, Embassy Suites, Oklahoma City, OK (www.owfi.org/conference2017/schedule/ ). Varietyof workshops with a special two-session block for Scrivener Boot Camp led by Jason Hough. Also the Missouri… Continue reading Decisions, Decisions

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New Literary Journal at the University of Arkansas Fayetteville

The Arkansas International, a new literary journal produced by graduate students in the MFA Program in Creative Writing and Translation at The University of Arkansas, issues an invitation to their launch party. AI, a local literary magazine with global aspirations, is proud to feature writers from around the world in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, translation, and… Continue reading New Literary Journal at the University of Arkansas Fayetteville

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Beth Stockdell Plays for True Lit 2016 Fayetteville Festival

Harpist Beth Stockdell plays a solo acoustic lever harp in the main lobby at the Fayetteville Public Library, 1:00pm 3:00pm, Sunday, October 23. Stockdell is a lifelong artist working in photography, stained glass, and multimedia painting. She began playing harp in 2003 and, since that time, has played harp coast to coast. The music,… Continue reading Beth Stockdell Plays for True Lit 2016 Fayetteville Festival

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