The Abilene Writers Guild is an organization of writers, both professional and beginning, who meet monthly for education, sharing, and encouragement. Membership opportunities include contests, critique groups, and sharing of information.
Every 4th Thursday at 7:00 P.M.
November - 3rd Thursday
December - no meeting
Senior Citizens Ctr
2625 South 7th
Abilene, Texas 79605
Thursday April 28, 2016
Research for Historical Fiction
Speaker, Marguerite Martin Gray
Marguerite Martin Gray will speak at the April Abilene Writers Guild meeting on research for historical fiction, including research in another language. She is the author of Hold Me Close, Book One in her Revolutionary Faith series. Others to be released are Book Two: Surround Me, Book Three: Bring Me Near, and Book Four: Draw Me to Your Side.
Marguerite enjoys the study of history, especially when combined with fiction. An avid traveler and reader, she teaches French and has degrees in French, Spanish, and Journalism from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. Recently, she received a MA in English from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene. She has two grown children and currently lives with her husband and Cleo, her cat, in Abilene, Texas.
Read her blog at MargueriteMartinGray.com/blog.