ET Writer’s Guild hosting conference


The East Texas Writers Guild’s 15th Annual Summer Writing Conference,

“The Power of the Pen,” is set for Saturday, July 14, 9:00 .am. to 3:00 p.m. at Tyler Junior College West Campus, 1530 S SW Loop 323 in Tyler. Targeted for writers of all genres, the conference will be packed with tools and information to improve the craft of writing, as well as offer the opportunity to network with fellow writers.

The outstanding line-up of speakers and their topics, includes Roger Leslie: Narrative Point of View-A Different Perspective, John Foxjohn: The Heart of the Story, Alan Bourgeois: Marketing Renegade Style and Debra Winegarten: How Old Do I Have to Be to Write Memoir? Each speaking session will be followed by a Question and Answer opportunity.

The conference fee, including lunch, is $65 for members of the East Texas Writer’s Guild and $75 for non-members. An Early Bird discount of $10.00 is available until June 1. The student rate is $25. Register online at www.

Formed in May 2004, the East Texas Writers Guild is a professional organization whose primary purpose is to provide support, education, and the opportunity to learn about writing and publication for East Texas writers of all genres. 


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