May 25, 2016: Collaborative Writing with Chris and Leslie Hoy

May 15, 2016 0 By JEANNIE

Ever wonder what it’s like to write with a partner? Chris and Leslie Hoy will discuss their experiences at the May 25, 2016 PWP meeting. Chris Hoy is the author of the book and play, The Elk in the Attic. Both Chris and Leslie have published several articles for the Prescott Courier. Leslie Hoy also has a short story in an anthology.

PWP general meetings are held at the Prescott Valley Public Library, in the Crystal Room6:00pm – 7:45pm.

Professional Writers of Prescott invites writers of all ages and levels (from beginner to published) to attend any of our meetings. For more information about the individual meetings or about joining PWP, contact Marian Powell, Membership Chairperson. You may email her at or visit our website at

Upcoming Meetings:

June 22, 2016              Open Mic Night for poets.

July 27, 2016              Networking – connect with other members of PWP

August 24, 2016         Birds of a Feather – discover who else writes in your genre and join in breakout group discussions

*Please check website each month as program scheduling may change.

Member perks for 2016: The following workshops are scheduled for 2016. All are on a Saturday from 10:00am – 2:00pm at the Prescott Valley Public Library. There will be a ½ – 1 hour lunch scheduled and each room has a refrigerator. There are also several places close by to get a sandwich. Each of the following workshops are free to members. We do request that as each workshop nears you register for that particular one (so the presenters know how many handouts, etc, to be prepared for). Anyone interested please sign up at the PWP Wednesday night meetings or contact Steve Healey,

Upcoming Workshops:

June 4, 2016: Kristen Kauffman “Relinquishing Expectations During Plotting.” Crystal Room (third floor)

September 24, 2016: “Writing with Group Energy V” with Marian Powell and Jeannie Leighton. Children’s Program Room (second floor)

We need volunteers! and have such a wonderful pool of talent among our membership. If you have a few hours a month available, please consider sharing them with us. Contact Marian Powell ( for more information. Also consider taking on a Board position for the following membership year.