Meeting: November 5, 2016

Developing Character Motivation with Barbara Wallace Motivation is the glue that holds together Goal and Conflict. It’s also the key to deeper characters. This session examines motivation and looks at how writers can peel back the layers to create characters – both primary and secondary – that resonate with readers. Award winning, best-selling author Barbara … Read moreMeeting: November 5, 2016

Meeting: October 1, 2016

Researching Micro-History: The Convincing Details of Daily Life with author Jennifer Hallock How do you write authentic characters who are nothing like you? Through lots of research, of course. But beware—flat descriptions from encyclopedias won’t cut it because they reflect only the most common experience. The best characters are the outliers—our unusual, precocious, and maybe … Read moreMeeting: October 1, 2016

Meeting: September 10, 2016

Meditation, Visualization, & Affirmations for Writers Meditation can bring down your stress level, help to lower your blood pressure, and open the door to your creative energies. Join Liberty Blake as she explores the world of Meditation, Visualization, and Affirmations. Liberty Blake, author of the Boundless Billionaire series, has extensive experience with New Age Philosophy … Read moreMeeting: September 10, 2016