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Brazos Writers provides monthly meetings (alternating between speakers and small critique groups); two author events annually; participation in the Premiere Market each spring; and a one-day crime workshop each fall; as well as external critique groups; monthly networking/social events and occasional mini-workshops. Details are at Meetup.com. Visitors are invited to attend one meeting for free, and dues thereafter are $40 annually.

Coming Up

Brazos Writers Social

6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 28 (last Thursday of each month)

Lupe Tortilla, College Station

Get to know your fellow writers at this informal networking event! On the patio, weather permitting.

 

Monthly Meeting: Mystery Writer Rebecca Nolen on Social Media for Writers

7 p.m. Wednesday, August 10 (third Wednesday of each month)

Southwood Community Center, Rock Prairie Road, College Station

Rebecca Nolen, author of Deadly Thyme, a mystery set in Cornwall, and The Dry, an award- winning historical fantasy, will share tips and insights into the best social media platforms for writers, and how to streamline your time when using them.

 

Brazos Writers Social

6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, August 25 (last Thursday of each month)

Lupe Tortilla, College Station

Get to know your fellow writers at this informal networking event! On the patio, weather permitting.

 

Monthly Meeting: Interactive, Small-Group Workshop Sessions

7 p.m. Wednesday, September 14 (third Wednesday of each month)

Southwood Community Center, Rock Prairie Road, College Station

We’ll have groups for fiction and nonfiction. Please bring five copies of up to 750 words of your work for an in-depth critique and discussion in this highly interactive, small-group setting.

 

Brazos Writers Social

6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, September 29 (last Thursday of each month)

Lupe Tortilla, College Station

Get to know your fellow writers at this informal networking event! On the patio, weather permitting.

 

Monthly Meeting:  Professional Editors on the Art and Craft of Editing

7 p.m. Wednesday, October 12 (third Wednesday of each month)

Southwood Community Center, Rock Prairie Road, College Station

Panelists Sharon Roe and Ann Kellett (and perhaps more!) will share tips, tricks and techniques for self-editing your manuscript and working with a professional editor.

 

Brazos Writers Social

6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, October 27 (last Thursday of each month)

Lupe Tortilla, College Station

Get to know your fellow writers at this informal networking event! On the patio, weather permitting.

 

Monthly Meeting: Interactive, Small-Group Workshop Sessions

7 p.m. Wednesday, November 9 (third Wednesday of each month)

Southwood Community Center, Rock Prairie Road, College Station

We’ll have groups for fiction and nonfiction. Please bring five copies of up to 750 words of your work for an in-depth critique and discussion in this highly interactive, small-group setting.

 

Monthly Meeting: Holiday Party

7 p.m. Wednesday, December 14 (third Wednesday of each month)

Southwood Community Center, Rock Prairie Road, College Station

Our annual holiday party–very informal!–is lots of fun, with a potluck dinner, the world premiere reading of our round-robin holiday story, and gift exchange. We’ll provide a main course and drinks, and ask you to bring a potluck dish and a gift-wrapped, writing-related item worth about $15 (re-gifting is fine).

 

Monthly Meeting: Interactive, Small-Group Workshop Sessions

7 p.m. Wednesday, January 11 (third Wednesday of each month)

Southwood Community Center, Rock Prairie Road, College Station

We’ll have groups for fiction and nonfiction. Please bring five copies of up to 750 words of your work for an in-depth critique and discussion in this highly interactive, small-group setting.