WordSowers Monthly Meeting

January 2017: What’s Stopping You? with Kat Crawford

Kat Crawford
A new year equals a fresh start. Will this be the year you take your writing to the next level? Please join us as Kat Crawford from the Wordsowers Leadership Team shares her trademark encouragement...and strategies...to get your writing on the right track. Bring a beverage and your questions to this insightful event. January 26, 2017, 6PM @ Swanson Library, 90th & Dodge, Omaha ...
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October 2016: Write Cleaner Copy

Lee Warren
  If you want to get a better handle on how to avoid passive voice, punctuate dialogue tags, avoid comma splices, choose stronger verbs, learn where to insert (or delete) those pesky commas, and a whole host of other tidbits that will help you submit cleaner copy, then join us for this meeting. Bring a beverage and your questions to this informative event.   October 27, 2...
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August 2016: How to Start an Online Freelance Writing Career

Brooke Williams
How to Start an Online Freelance Writing Career with Brooke Williams Have you always dreamed of a career in writing? Do you want to make a little extra cash in your spare time? Sounds great, right? But where do you start? Brooke Williams shares tips from the online freelance writing industry to help you meet your writing career goals...all from the comfort of your home or local coffee shop!...
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September 2016 Monthly Meeting

Every memorable and page-turning story has key elements--they create high stakes, a sense of urgency, and immerse us in story world so deeply, we forget we're reading and become the characters we read about. Jennifer Slattery will share how authors can avoid common mistakes writers make while implementing story - strengthening tools to create novels that grab editors and readers attentions....
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How to Get and Conduct Radio & TV Interviews

Authors, do you want local publicity? Tune in to Brooke Williams's presentation. This former radio announcer, producer and script writer's expertise might be just what you need to get into the limelight. Check out her website at: authorbrookewilliams.com October 29th, 2015 6:00-7:45 PM Swanson Library, 9101 W. Dodge Rd., Omaha, NE
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The Value of Your Testimony

Writing impacts the lives of readers. Author and speaker Karen Watson focuses this session on helping others see value in your ministry. Learn to use your writing so that lives are changed and people become eager to cash-in all for a relationship with God. Check out her website: theamplifiedlife.com September 24th, 2015 6:00-7:45 PM Swanson Library, 9101 W. Dodge Rd., Omaha, NE  
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Platform building includes meeting people face to face instead of simply on Facebook.   So earlier this year I slithered from the confines of my office and emerged into the real world. AKA, the one I don't create on my computer. Along with 100 other authors, I'd signed up for the Omaha Public Library's Author Fair. On the way there I pictured writers bashing each other in an All Star Wres...
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