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Nov 5, 2016

School Library Journal calls Natalie Goldberg's Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within part writing guide, part Zen philosophy, and part personal diary. It is composed of 65 short "chapters" with titles like "Obsessions," "Listening," and "Use Loneliness," each a meditation on how to tap into who you are and how to tell your stories.

Oct 29, 2016

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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Oct 27, 2016

If you missed our 2016 Writers Conference you can still participate by creating a story using these images.

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words.

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Oct 27, 2016

Pick a  piece of artwork and tell its story.

This prompt accompanied artwork at Johnson County Library during our 2016 Writers Conference. If you missed the conference, pick any piece of artwork!

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words

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Oct 27, 2016

This prompt was posted on our book lending machine during our 2016 Writers Conference.

We're dying to know what you thought it was (or what you wanted it to be!)

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words

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Oct 27, 2016

This prompt was posted on our book lending machine during our 2016 Writers Conference.

We're dying to know what you thought it was (or what you wanted it to be!)

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words

www.jocolibrary.org
Oct 27, 2016

If you missed our 2016 Writers Conference you can still participate by creating a story using these images. 

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words.

www.jocolibrary.org
Oct 27, 2016

If you missed our 2016 Writers Conference you can still participate by creating a story using these images.

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words.

www.jocolibrary.org
Oct 27, 2016

If you missed our 2016 Writers Conference you can still participate by creating a story using these images.

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words.

www.jocolibrary.org
Oct 27, 2016

If you missed our 2016 Writers Conference you can still participate by creating a story using these images.

Share your story in the comments.
1000 words.

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