April 16 Meeting – Conference Focus

Our April 16th meeting will be dedicated to helping members prepare to attend conferences. Many of our members attend the Oklahoma Writers Federation (OWFI) conference in early May (for more information, check out http://www.owfi.org/). This year the conference will be May 12-14 in Oklahoma City. We’ll be helping members practice their pitches. Pitch sessions are […]

Write-Ins – East and West – Tonight

A special Write-In reminder…I will be at the west McAlister’s Deli (7130 W Maple..Maple & Ridge) tonight. I’ll show up around 5 pm and stay until maybe 7 pm. Stop in and find out what this is all about. We network with fellow writers, share writing issues (news, writing stumbling blocks, etc.). And you are […]

March Meeting Discussions

The March 19th meeting with a discussion about Writing Crime Fiction was a lively one. There was a lot of great sharing on the topic from the members present, and there were a number of handouts. The handouts have been added to the Writer Resources section, under the Craft Articles & Links, under Crime Fiction. […]

March 19 Meeting – Crime Fiction

The topic of discussion for the March 19th meeting will be Crime Fiction. Are you a writer of crime fiction, wanting to consider writing crime fiction, or just curious about the topic? Come join us for what promises to be an informative meeting. The program is focused on writing crime fiction, but the discussion and […]

Z. Minor – Book Talk and Book Signing – Pratt, KS

Z. Minor, aka Louise Pelzl, will be giving a Book Talk and doing a Book Signing for her new release THE SISTERHOOD OF THE COIN. The event will be February 2nd from 7:00-8:00 pm at the Pratt Public Library, 401 South Jackson, Pratt, KS. The book is available from Amazon as both a paperback and […]

Jan 16 KWA Meeting – Media Kits

January 16, 2016 KWA Meeting at 1:30 pm in the Rockwell Library on Ninth Street. Do you have a finished writing project that you are ready to promote? Are you getting ready for that stage of the writing process? Pulling together all of the many pieces and parts about that project can be complicated. But […]

Nov 21 KWA Meeting

Do you have style? Find out at the KWA meeting on Saturday, Nov 21 at 1:30 in the Rockwell Library on Ninth Street, west of Woodlawn. Bring your PROSE work on your computer so you can analyze a section (no dialogue). We will learn what sentence constructs are analyzed in order to reflect specific points […]

Sara Jenlink – Book promotion in The Hutchinson News

KWA’s mystery novel author, Sara Jenlink, recently had an article written about her book, FACING SEPTEMBER, published in the October 8, 2015 The Hutchinson News. The story is a murder mystery rooted in a gruesome chapter of Hutchinson’s past. It concerned the still-unsolved death of 12-year-old Kelly Lynn Albright. To read the article, “Mystery novel […]

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 […]