Below is a calendar of upcoming events, meetings and happenings that are relevant to writers in the Sierra and Northern California. Please send submissions to info@PlacerGoldWriters.org which will be added to the calendar (at the sole discretion of the website committee.)
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Writing: Five Common Mistakes Posted by Patrick Witz on 7/24/2016 1:40:25 AM
Writing: Many Characters Should Be Gray Posted by Patrick Witz on 7/24/2016 12:46:42 AM
Writing: Never "Name" an Emotion - Show vs Tell Posted by Patrick Witz on 7/24/2016 12:13:59 AM
Writing: Showing vs Telling - What's the Difference? Posted by Patrick Witz on 7/23/2016 11:39:33 PM
When you buy a book... Posted by Eva Dunn on 6/29/2016 4:09:07 PM
...you are buying more than a story.
Editing Posted by Patrick Witz on 3/2/2016 6:07:00 PM
The Writer's Diet Posted by David Loofbourrow on 2/25/2016 4:22:26 PM
Here is a great on-line tool that lets you know if your writing is too "fat". It will show you where you can trim some words and streamline your prose.
What we learned about ISBN that kept us from going crazy - and from making a big mistake.