Writing the Short Story: A Workshop, Nov. 4, Village Writing School, Rogers

Nancy Hartney, author of two collections of short stories, will offer a three-hour workshop on the five essential steps of short-story writing. As any writer knows who tried writing both, writing a short story differs from writing a novel. Hartney will offer concrete tips for dealing with techniques specific to the shorter form. Further details… Continue reading Writing the Short Story: A Workshop, Nov. 4, Village Writing School, Rogers

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2017 Fearless Writing Workshop Sunday, October 8

Lake Writers & Poets present “An Afternoon with Crescent Dragonwagon: a fearless writing™ exploration” in Northwest Arkansas on October 8, 2017, at the Artist Retreat Center (ARC) in Bella Vista, Arkansas. ARC, “where creativity comes to breathe”, is a beautiful, welcoming space, home to a variety of arts-related classes, courses, workshops, events, and retreats. This… Continue reading 2017 Fearless Writing Workshop Sunday, October 8

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Pitch Like a Pro to the Pros

  Fayetteville Public Library Fri., Oct. 27, 10:00 am Marilyn H. Collins is leading a workshop for True Lit Fest, Fayetteville Public Library, Friday, October 27, 11:00 am. The workshop will help seasoned as well as beginning writers to “pitch” their story ideas to agents and to publishers –the guys who actually represent or purchase… Continue reading Pitch Like a Pro to the Pros

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Village Writing School in Rogers Offers Workshops for Area Authors

The Village Writing School offers craft and informational workshops year round from their studio in Rogers, Arkansas. The twofold mission of the Village Writing School is to help beginning and established writers develop their craft and to foster a vibrant literary community in the Northwest Arkansas region.

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Fearless Writing with Crescent Dragonwagon October 8 Bella Vista, Arkansas

Long time favorite Crescent Dragonwagon presents Fearless Writing on Sunday, October 8 at the Artist Retreat, 13467 Lookout Drive, Bella Vista, Arkansas. She helps writers take pen in hand and write from confidence and fearlessly as hosted by Village Writers and Poets from 2:00pm – 5:00 pm. Early Bird sign-up is $99. Contact Joanie Barrett… Continue reading Fearless Writing with Crescent Dragonwagon October 8 Bella Vista, Arkansas

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Playwriting Master Class with Mona Mansour June 23 in Fayetteville

Playwriting Master Class with Mona Mansour Friday, June 23, 2017 – 1:00pm to 3:00pm Walker Community Room Get On Your Feet, Get Out of Your Way and Write Playwright Mona Mansour presents “Get On Your Feet, Get Out of Your Way and Write,” at 1:00 a.m. in June 23 in the Fayetteville Public Library. Mansour,… Continue reading Playwriting Master Class with Mona Mansour June 23 in Fayetteville

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Ponies, Parentage and Promise: Writing the American Western from a Southern Skyline Writing Workshop

Ponies, Parentage, and Promise: Writing the American Western from a Southern Skyline is presented by Thomas Eaton on May 17 at 4:00 pm in the Fayetteville Public Library, Henry Board Room. Registration is required; the workshop is free. The American South and the American Westnot so different. The South knows its Great War; the West… Continue reading Ponies, Parentage and Promise: Writing the American Western from a Southern Skyline Writing Workshop

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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

Raymona Anderson and Historical Fiction Techniques Unwrapped at Fayetteville Public Library

HISTORICAL FICTION TECHNIQUES UNWRAPPED: A How-to Workshop for Writers with Raymona Marie Anderson on March 15 at 3:00pm, Ann Henry Board Room, Fayetteville Public Library. Registration is required. Historical fiction is defined as a story set in the past. This workshop offers techniques for keeping the story and characters focused without overwhelming the reader with… Continue reading Raymona Anderson and Historical Fiction Techniques Unwrapped at Fayetteville Public Library

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