August - Our program will be presented by Suanna Davis, a published author, primarily in non-fiction, with a book and multiple articles on English language and literature and much experience teaching those subjects. In 2019, she began working on children's books. Right now most of her writing energy is going towards a fantasy young adult novel set in the ancient world BC. Her program is "Creative Sparks"
September - Karen Witemeyer presents: Elements
of Smile: Winning Readers with Humor
For those who love to smile as they read, bestselling author Karen Witemeyer offers warmhearted historical romance with a flair for humor, feisty heroines, and swoon-worthy Texas heroes. Voted #1 Readers' Favorite Christian Romance Author in 2019 by Family Fiction Magazine, Karen is a multiple award-winning author and a firm believer in the power of happy endings.
October - Dr. Duane Hale, retired Professor of History and resident of Cisco, will present our program on October 27, at 7 pm. He will discuss his Research in American Indian Records with a Focus on American Indian Census Roles.
Dr. Hale is a published historian and lover of all
things "history." Be with us to be inspired in the research area of writing!
November - Members and guests be prepared to read some of your writing to the group. 3 minutes initially and more if there is time, depending on the number of readers.
December - no meeting
The Abilene Writers Guild will celebrate its 53rd anniversary in May! It has been fun getting to meet again each month!
We look forward to seeing you at our future meetings! AWG desires to present interesting, informative, fun meetings where anyone can learn more about writing.
While AWG operates on a limited budget, our speakers receive a small honorarium and a one-year membership. We also have specific monthly meeting dates and times for which speakers must be available.
Visitors are always welcome!
Every 4th Thursday at 7:00 P.M.
Except-- 3rd Thursday in November
No meeting in December
Rose Park Senior Center
2625 South 7th
Abilene, Texas 79605
Objectives: To study methods of writing and research,
To develop our talents as writers,
To promote interest in writing, and
To encourage our fellow writers at all times