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Crafting a Nonfiction Book Proposal at SouthWest Writers Office

August 8, 2015 at 2pm to September 5, 2015 at 4pm
You dream of hordes of readers ordering your book from Amazon.com or happily discovering copies on the shelf at their local bookstores. But that's not going to happen unless you can sell your manuscript to a publisher first. (Even if you decide to self-publish, you'd better evaluate your book like a publisher would!) Loretta will explain the steps for selling to your first, and most important, customer: a publisher. Topics include planning a marketable book, finding appropriate publishers to…See More
Jul 10
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How to Turn Personal Stories into Stand-up at Aux Dog Theatre

August 11, 2015 from 5pm to 6:30pm
Crafting personal stories into stand-up can be difficult. This workshop will focus on how to take a very personal experience and make it resonate with an audience through the use of comedy.Genevieve Mueller is a writer and comedian living in Albuquerque. She writes stories and articles about things she finds interesting. Sometimes she gets money for that stuff because other people find it interesting, too. She would like that to happen more often. Genevieve has a bimonthly column called "Comedy…See More
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Crafting a Nonfiction Book Proposal at SouthWest Writers Office

August 8, 2015 at 2pm to September 5, 2015 at 4pm
You dream of hordes of readers ordering your book from Amazon.com or happily discovering copies on the shelf at their local bookstores. But that's not going to happen unless you can sell your manuscript to a publisher first. (Even if you decide to self-publish, you'd better evaluate your book like a publisher would!) Loretta will explain the steps for selling to your first, and most important, customer: a publisher. Topics include planning a marketable book, finding appropriate publishers to…See More
Jul 3
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How to Turn Your Life into a (Successful) Book...And Not Get Sued at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

August 1, 2015 from 10am to 12pm
Author and attorney Jonathan Miller will discuss how to turn your life experiences into a published novel, without getting hauled into court. He will start with picking the right idea from your life and writing an outline. Next, he will focus on starting and finishing the book. Once the book is done, how do you get it published and then marketed? In one hour or less, he will talk about how to take an idea that is a glimmer in your eye to the bestseller list. Jonathan Miller began writing at…See More
Jun 25
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Making it Real with Jane Lindskold at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

July 21, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
Making it Real with Jane LindskoldWhat makes a character resonate with readers?  How does setting or backstory play a part in this process? Do you need to know your characters and setting in advance or can you get to know them while writing? Using examples drawn from her wide experience as a writer of science fiction and fantasy – genres where often nothing is "real" – Jane Lindskold will offer tips on how to make your story, whether fiction or non-fiction, more vividly alive to readers. Jane…See More
Jun 4
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How to Choose a Topic for Your Magazine Article at Aux Dog Theatre

July 14, 2015 from 5pm to 6:30pm
Join author Melody Groves to learn about choosing topics for magazine articles.Melody Groves is the author of four historical fiction novels, three non-fiction books and dozens of magazine articles. Past-president of SouthWest Writers, she’s also a member of Western Writers of America. And when not writing, she plays rhythm guitar in the Jammy Time Band. Visit her at www.melodygroves.net.Free. For more information go to the SWW website at…See More
Jun 2
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Online Writing Opportunities – An Expanding Universe at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

July 4, 2015 from 10am to 12pm
Whatever subject you’re interested in–metaphysics, quilting, salsa recipes, or bull riding–there are opportunities to write about it on the Internet. Once you get some practice, you can get paid to do it. The world of print magazine is shrinking, but Internet content is ever-expanding. Gone are the days when the feature article ruled. Online writing now is blogs, slideshows, stubbing, interactive content, podcasts, and webinars. It’s all fun, and it’s all essentially writing.Join Rob Spiegel as…See More
May 18
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OMGWTF?! (Old Mom Geezer Writing Teen Fiction): Cultivating a Voice Other Than Your Own at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

June 16, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
How does a 40+ year old write in the voice of a child? A woman write in the voice of a man? A human write in the voice of a dog? The author of Camp Utopia & The Forgiveness Diet, Jenny Ruden, discusses the secrets to unlocking the person you never knew you were.Jenny Ruden’s first novel Camp Utopia & The Forgiveness Diet was published in 2014. She has worked with teenagers for over fifteen years as a teacher of reading, writing and GED. She lives and writes in Albuquerque, New Mexico.…See More
May 11
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How to Screw up Your Writing Career at Aux Dog Theatre

June 9, 2015 from 5pm to 6:30pm
Launching a writing career is a leap of a faith, but smart decisions can improve your chances of surviving the landing. Veteran author Steve Brewer will talk about the decisions writers must make as they’re starting out in the business: Traditional publishing vs. small publishing vs. self-publishing, whether to get an agent or go it alone, how to make the best first impression, which project to write next. Publishing has never been more accessible, but it’s also never been easier to really…See More
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Storytelling: It’s Harder Than You Think at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

June 6, 2015 from 10am to 12pm
Learn how to identify a story, structure it effectively, and bring it to life on the page.Kirk Ellis won two Emmys, a WGA Award, a Peabody and the Humanitas Prize as writer and co-executive producer on the HBO miniseries John Adams. The miniseries won a record-breaking 13 Emmys and four Golden Globe awards. Previously, Ellis received an Emmy nomination and won the WGA Award and Humanitas Prize for the ABC miniseries Anne Frank, which he wrote and co-produced. Miniseries on which he has served…See More
Apr 28
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Landscape: How Setting Creates Identity & Story at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

May 19, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
Irene Blea will discuss how space and place are structured, and how they function to impact character development from a latent and manifest perspective. She draws from natural and social phenomena, demographics, climate, and human activity to render robust stories with unforgettable characters.Irene Blea retired as a tenured university professor, and decided to write social-historical fiction. During her academic career she published eight textbooks, many academic and popular articles, and…See More
Apr 20
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Getting Into a Monthly Magazine at Aux Dog Theatre

May 12, 2015 from 5pm to 6:30pm
Rogue Writers sponsored by SouthWest WritersTeresa Ewers will speak with Rogue Writers on the business of how to get in a monthly magazine and the difference between a one-time submission writer and a staff writer. How to make people come back to hear what you have to say again and again from the editorial perspective.Entrepreneur Teresa Ewers, owner of Overdrive Publications, operates two regional publications, New Mexico Entertainment, a monthly…See More
Apr 16
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Write What You Don’t Know at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

May 2, 2015 from 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Instructor: Mark StevensFreeing yourself from the limits of Write What You Know is liberating. Adopting the mantra, Write What You Don’t Know, opens up a new array of possibilities for the plots you’re developing—and the characters who inhabit them. There are steps you can take to give you confidence as you step into the void. In this workshop, Mark will explore what it takes to write in-depth and convincingly outside of your comfort zone. In fact, tackling strange new worlds might heighten…See More
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Poetry as Inspiration: A Panel Discussion at SouthWest Writers -- New Life Presbyterian

April 21, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm
Facilitator: Joanne BodinPoetry, as an art form, has inspired people throughout the ages as a way of expressing thoughts and emotions dealing with topics that are often difficult to talk about, and in some cultures are even considered taboo. Facilitated by author and poet Joanne Bodin, four SWW members — Jeanne Shannon, Joanne Bodin, John Candelaria, and Don DeNoon — will read from their poetic works, as well as offer insight into the magical language of poetry.Free admission.See More
Mar 20

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