Write your Story

 

03/31/2017

 

Writers' Coffee Club @ Vacaville Town Square Library

 

Every Monday:  April 3, 10, 17 & 24 - 10am - 11:30am
Vacaville Town Square Library

 

This group is just like the main group, but specifically for fiction. If you have questions, don't hesitate to ask Betty Lucke. Email: bylucke@aol.com

 

 

 

Anime/Manga Overview @ John F. Kennedy Library

 

Monday, April 3 - 4pm - 6pm
John F. Kennedy Library, Vallejo

 

Have a story to tell, but have no one to tell it to? Have drawing skills, but feel uninspired? Come and learn easy and effective ways to create your own Manga, including how to craft interesting story-lines and believable characters.

 

 

 

Writers' Club @ Vacaville Town Square Library

 

Every Tuesday: April 4, 11, 18, & 25 - 1pm - 3pm
Vacaville Town Square Library

 

Join us and be encouraged. We are here to talk about writing and getting published. For more information contact Betty Lucke bylucke@aol.com

 

 

 

Writers' Group @ Vacaville Cultural Center Library

 

Thursday, April 13 - 6pm - 8pm
Vacaville Cultural Center Library

 

Discuss your writing with other local writers.

 

 

 

Poetry Reading and Open Mic @ John F. Kennedy Library

 

Saturday, April 15 - 2pm - 4:30pm
John F. Kennedy Library, Vallejo

 

Celebrate National Poetry Month with this free event, hosted by Vallejo’s Poet Laureate, Genea Brice. An open mic will follow. Refreshments will be served.

 

 

 

Memoir Writing Workshop

 

Tuesday, April 25 - 4pm - 6pm
Rio Vista Library

 

PALM OF THE HAND MEMOIR WRITING

 

Everyone has stories to share and many people have a desire to write about their life. Wanting to write and doing so are two different things. Often we get stuck on the immensity of such a project. This workshop will help to make that desire a reality.

 

This workshop will help participants to decide what to write about their lives using a method called "palm-of-the-hand" writing, after the "palm-of-the-hand" stories of Japanese writer Yasunari Kawabata. After deciding on story possibilities, the method presented helps focus the writer's energy into completing short individual pieces about their life.

 

We will go through the whole process - from generating ideas to describing the actual process of writing a "palm-of-the-hand" memoir.

 

The workshop will be presented by Michael Czarnecki, and will be followed by a poetry reading by Michael.

 

 

 

Author Visit

 

Thursday, April 27 - 6pm - 9pm
Vacaville Town Square Library

 

Local Author Fern Henry will be talking about writing and publishing.

 
 

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