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What are your favorite writers' resources? Here's a few of Robin's.


Recommended Books

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Hooked - Les Edgerton
Call Number: 808.3 E
ISBN: 1582974578
Publication Date: 2007-04-12

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The Writer's Journey - Christopher Vogler; Michele Montez (Illustrator)
Call Number: 808.23 V 3RD ED
ISBN: 193290736X
Publication Date: 2007-11-01


Write On, Right Now

Write On, Right Now is a writer's support group meeting alternately at Headquarters Library and at Village Coffee House and Bakery on Boone Trail Extension.

The group is open to the public. Members may be

  • published or aspiring writers.
  • traditionally or self-published.
  • working at varying skill levels.
  • writing in any genre.

WORN meets on the first and third Thursday of each month.

From 6:00-6:30 we meet and socialize and by 6:30 we begin the main focus of our meeting. This may include a short presentation but primarily we share and discuss our own works. The group provides personal criticism in a safe and friendly atmosphere. Sharing, critiquing or reading aloud is encouraged but not required. Members also provide support, advice and encouragement based on personal experience with both the traditional and self-publishing processes.

WORN is intended for adult writers, though teens are not turned away. The group does not restrict language to a G-rating, however. .

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Local Author Showcase 2014

Meet local self-published authors and discuss books, writing and the publishing process.

The Local Author Showcase is always on the fourth Friday of June.

 For more information, go to


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