Read Local

Charlotte Henderson
Mar 15, 2017

The Read Local committee is very pleased to announce that Charlotte Henderson has won our The Many in One short story contest for her entry "Diversity Club."  "Diversity Club" meticulously captures the complex and ever-evolving nature of identity.

The 3 a.m. Epiphany
Mar 11, 2017

Our Creative Writing Group meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month. We are working through the exercises in Brian Kiteley's The 3 A.M.

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Mar 10, 2017

There are two major conferences for area writers happening in May.

The Missouri Writers Guild will be having their 2017 conference in Columbia, MO over the weekend of May 5-7. Registration is already open. Diverse speakers will present a variety of topics, and there will be numerous opportunities to share, pitch, network, and otherwise make important business connections.

Jan Duncan-O'Neal
Mar 9, 2017

Jan Duncan-O’Neal was born and raised in Kansas City, has lived most of her adult years around the Midwest and in southern Colorado.

Twenty-eight and a Half Wishes
Mar 1, 2017

Don’t let Twenty-eight and a Half Wishes mystery classification fool you. This book is a perfect blend of mystery and romance with just a touch of fantasy.

Mar 1, 2017

Each month The Writers Place brings locally and nationally known writers to present their poetry and prose in the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series. In March we welcome Jose Faus and Jan Duncan-O'Neal.

Tuesday, March 21st
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Central Resource Library - Carmack Community Room

 

The 3 a.m. Epiphany
Feb 25, 2017

Our Creative Writing Group meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month. We are working through the exercises in Brian Kiteley's The 3 A.M.

The 3 a.m. Epiphany
Feb 11, 2017

Our Creative Writing Group meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month. We are working through the exercises in Brian Kiteley's The 3 A.M.

HeartofAmericaShakespeareFestival
Feb 9, 2017

The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is celebrating 25 year of presenting Shakespeare’s works and providing year-round education programs for kids and adults. Join the celebration! Sonnet and Poster Contests (scroll past several entries) for youth and adults are open now until April 14th.

Winners of the sonnet competition will read their sonnets, and posters will be displayed, at a reception in their honor.

Feb 4, 2017

Write about "leaving." Approach it any way you want. Write about your divorce, leaving the house this morning, or a friend dying.

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