Oct 17 KWA Meeting

It’s that Sleepy time of year when Hollow minds gallop toward darker thoughts of what lurks beneath those noises in the night. Join us as thriller author, Gordon Kessler, unearths the mystique of the horror genre. Don’t lose your head, remember Rockwell library, 1:30, Oct 17th.

Sep/Oct

Carrie Lower made our Sep meeting a huge success. We thank her for dissecting the mysteries of Scrivener. The non-users in the crowd were seriously swayed to give it a try, and the users had questions answered. leaving with new ideas on how to employ Scrivener’s many features. We are now all looking forward to […]

September 19 Meeting: Using Scrivner

Our September 19th meeting will be presented by Carrie Lower. She will discuss the Scrivner writing software and other writing software. Downloading the Scrivner trial program is recommended. http://www.literatureandlatte.com/

August 2015 Meeting: Preparing Your Work for Publication

Our August 15th meeting will be a discussion on how to prepare your book for publication. Sonny Collins, a KWA member-at-large and the unofficial historian, will be explaining how to set up your book for publication with Lulu Press and Amazon.  He might also touch on developing audio books as well. Everyone is welcome to […]

July 18, 2015 Meeting

Celebrate your summer independence by stimulating your Imagination and Creativity in a lecture presented by one of our members, Janis Bonner. It’s sure to inspire you and shake loose the rest of those winter moth balls. We meet at Rockwell library at 1:30 (on 9th street between Edgemoor and Woodlawn).

April and May

We had a fabulous meeting on Short Stories in April with Starla and Sonny, then had a special Pitching presentation by Chris Robertson, a screenwriter from Hollywood. Next month, May 16, we’re going to have Starla, former KWA president and author of over 70 books, talking about the different genres and their requirements. Hope to […]

Mar 21, 2015 Meeting

Spring has sprung, inspiring new creativity. KWA provides opportunities for creativity to grow in the warmth of kindred energy. Whether you’re a budding author, a seasoned perennial, or harboring a wishful seed, KWA can provide a rich environment for your personal growth. Join us Saturday as we discuss critiquing…helping fellow authors with their craft. Hope […]

Feb post meeting comment

Diane and Dave taught poetry Inspiring all to join the spree First you spend your twenty bucks Then line up five of your ducks Before March ends you contact Sonny Publication is worth the money

August 16 Meeting

Come join the fun as we discuss audio books and cover art. Mike Watson and Rae Cuda will get the discussion started, but your inputs are encouraged. Many of the authors in our group have had audio books published so there will be lots to talk about. Looking forward to seeing you there (Rockwell Library, […]

Jun 21 Meeting

Our treasurer, Kae, wowed the group with a sterling Power Point presentation on Building Story Worlds (view it in our “handouts” tab). It set the bar pretty high (not that our presenters are competitors) for our former president, Gordon Kessler, as he presents our next topic: Hooks, Cliffhangers and the first 1-5 Pages. Gordon is […]