Category: Meetings

APRIL 26: Open Mic – Poetry Month

In celebration of Poetry Month, we invite you to bring your poetry and/or flash fiction (under 500 words please) to read at our monthly meeting on Wednesday, April 26. Reading time is limited. If you’d like to sign up ahead of time, email Steve Healey at sghealey@aol.com  Professional Writers of Prescott invites writers of all…

By JEANNIE April 6, 2017 0

MARCH 22: Writing from Your Subconscious – Carol Leven and Jeffry Kirkendall

Published writers Carol Levin and Jeffery Kirkendall will present a workshop-type meeting on March 22nd at 6:00 p.m. at the Prescott Valley Library. You’ll learn about and explore the phenomenon of writing from your subconscious. Information and experiences will be shared along with a guided meditation and writing exercise. Bring notepad and pen or pencil—no electronics please. Carol…

By JEANNIE March 14, 2017 0

FEBRUARY 22: PARKER ANDERSON– ALL ABOUT RESEARCH

Parker Anderson, author of several local history books, will address how to go about doing historical research. Some of the questions answered will be: In regards to fiction, how much leeway is acceptable as to accuracy? What are some good, reliable sources of research? In regards to word of mouth, how does one go about interviewing locals? What are the pros…

By JEANNIE February 12, 2017 0

Wed., January 25: “How to Judge a Book by Its Cover”

Award-winning book cover designer Mariah Sinclair will share key things authors should consider when choosing a book cover design. at the Prescott Valley Public Library in the Crystal Room at 6:00 p.m. By using many examples, she will discuss the Do’s & Don’ts, stock image licensing, budgets, timelines, and what to expect when working with a book cover designer.…

By JEANNIE January 8, 2017 0

Wednesday, October 26, 2016: 5 Tricks to Treat Your Writing Process More Creatively

October 26th –  Dr. Cynthia Roses-Thema 5 Tricks to Treat Your Writing Process More Creatively! All writers need tools that help generate material, edit material and assist in the overall process of writing. In this presentation, Cynthia Roses-Thema, currently a professor at ASU, will demonstrate five of the helpful tricks she learned during her time writing her…

By JEANNIE October 12, 2016 0

August 24, 2016: Birds of A Feather

Birds of a Feather flock together.  We break up into groups by our favorite genre.  Find out who else in PWP shares your interests. PWP general meetings are held at the Prescott Valley Public Library, in the Crystal Room, 6:00pm – 7:45pm unless otherwise noted. Professional Writers of Prescott invites writers of all ages and levels (from beginner to published) to…

By JEANNIE August 18, 2016 0