June - Sean King, owner of Waverly's Coffee Shop in Cisco, has recently published two young adult novels, and the publisher has him doing a third one in the series.  On Amazon, check out Under the Sun (Redemption Gray Series Book 1)

July- AWG's own David Dodge will present a program this month on self-publishing.  Come learn what he has discovered through self-publishing NUMEROUS books, particularly in his Settling the West series.  At 92, he will inspire you! (Rescheduled from February.)

​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. 

   2022 Programs

Monthly Meetings

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!


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

Every 4th Thursday at 7:00 P.M.

Except-- 3rd Thursday in November

           No meeting in December

Rose Park Senior Center
Classroom B
2625 South 7th
Abilene, Texas 79605

               Visitors Welcome!