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Writer's Garret News
Writer's Garret

November, 2010

Writer's Life and More

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Tell us what you want.
No, really. The writers, the classes, the ideas. What does Your Writer's Garret
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Auction action and online preview
Have you contributed an auction item to your favorite writer's nonprofit? We're
still looking for gift certificates, handcrafted items, event tickets, signed first
editions, and other gifts and experiences to sell in the Good As Our Word Fall Online
Auction so we can make some cold hard cash. Why? To bring you the classes, the writers,
and the experiences you're looking for here at WG. (Feel free to bid on the good
stuff, too.)
The auction will run from 11.21 thru 12.12, so if you have items or ideas or want
more info, email Grace []. Then join us for the online
preview []
THIS SUNDAY 11.14 to check on your items (and get dibs on the best ones!). Send
an email to get the special password [].
Oops, sorry, a couple of these links were incorrect.  They're fixed now, so please
try again if your request kicked back.  Thanks!

This   Sunday 11.14, 1-3PM -- WRITERS' BLOCK "Current Trends in  Literary   Publishing"
Panel and  Potluck
Come  join us and distinguished   panel guests David Hale Smith, Matthew  Limpede,
Micah Robbins, Glen   Pourciau and our very own Joe Milazzo as we  examine the current
state   and future prospects of literature in the  21st Century. Bring your   thoughts,
ideas, and a dish to share (and maybe  a friend). FREE.   Upstairs at Paperbacks

ONLY TWO SEATS LEFT - Join Vort Ting's new session on Mark Twain
Want to join a  lively reading and discussion group? Want to dig into Twain's short
stories in a way you've never done before? Want to find out what the  heck Vort
Ting means? All these questions and more answered at  this Monday night's new session,
11.15 at 7PM upstairs at Paperbacks Plus [],
with a focus on the short works of Mark Twain. Must pre-register, so email Grace
[] or call 214.828.1715.

CAMP  Deadline 12.1
Tell your  friends.  Tell your mom. Or what about you? We're now taking applications
for  the Community and Mentorship Program (CAMP) for the Spring Season,  due 12.1.10.
If you're ready to get serious about your writing, and learn more about expanding
your  horizons in either  an undergrad or MFA-level program, get more info here

Reading: Paul Otremba, Dominic Smith and
Sean C. Wright
Please join us   the evening of 12.7 at 7PM upstairs at Paperbacks Plus for a reading
 from poet Otremba, novelist Smith and newcomer Sean C. Wright. Catch up   with
their many accomplishments  []and
then mark your calendar for a   night of great literature. We want to see you there!

Congratulations Renee Rossi on upcoming chapbook!
Professional-level CAMPer Renee Rossi's "very long" chapbook, Third Worlds, is being
published by Finishing Line Press in February 2011. Renee's proceeds will go to
the organization Cape Cares and will support volunteer medical work in Honduras.
Pre-order a book or find more info at Finishing Line Press [].


THURS. 11/11 7PM --Monthly Poetry Discussion on Charles Simic (call or email to
get work to be discussed)
SAT. 11.13 10AM - Noon -- Stone Soup Prose & Poetry Peer Critique Workshop
SUN. 11.14 1-3PM -- Writers' Block: Current Trends in Literary Publishing
SUN. 11.14 -- Online Auction Preview
MON. 11.15 7-9PM -- Vort Ting: 1st Session on Mark Twain
TUE. 11.16 7-9PM -- Stone Soup Mixed Genre Peer Critique Workshop

Everything great in your writing life takes place upstairs at Paperbacks Plus, 6115
La Vista Drive, Dallas, TX 75214. Give us a call at 214.828.1715. Click []
for full calendar.

The Writer's Garret | PO Box 140530 | Dallas | TX | 75214-0530


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