Monthly Meeting

August 2017. Q&A with editor/author Ginger Kolbaba via Skype

Ginger Kolbaba, award winning author/editor
PLEASE NOTE: To facilitate better Skype reception and viewing, our August meeting will be held at the South Omaha Library, Meeting room A. 2808 "Q" St. Omaha, NE 68107 Thursday Aug 24th 6:00-7:45pm The library is on the Metro Tech campus. Ginger Kolbaba is an award-winning author, editor, and speaker. She is the former editor of Today’s Christian Woman magazine, Marriage Partnership magazi...
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February 2017: What Editors Want You to Know

WLT: Pebbles Jacobo, Kat Crawford, Jeanie Jacobson
Wordsowers Christian Writers meets monthly. This month Kat Crawford,Jeanie Jacobson, & Pebbles Jacobo will equip you with what editors want you to know BEFORE you submit your work to them. We'll address key areas including: -What should I be writing? -How do I find a market and get published? -How do I format? Join us for practical help to get your words out to the world.   ...
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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 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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