In addition to hosting a live online meeting, we will also record it and post the link in the next month’s issue of The eQuill newsletter.

 

January 16, 1:00-4:00 p.m. EasternOnline (please add yourself to our mailing list to receive the email with the online meeting link: https://atlantawritersclub.org/contact/)

 

1:00-1:30 Bonus open forum: all-things-writing Q&A with AWC Executive Director & Acting President George Weinstein

 

1:30-1:45 AWC announcements about upcoming events

 

1:45-2:45 p.m. Critique Group Panel: Why Join Them, How to Start One, and What Benefits You’ll Find

 

 

Leaders from critique groups within the Atlanta Writers Club share their insights about what to look for in a critique group, how to start one, and how the critique group experience will change your life.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3:00-4:00 Ron Rash: Writing Short Stories

Ron Rash is the author of the 2009 PEN/Faulkner finalist and New York Times bestseller Serena and Above the Waterfall, In the Valley: Stories and a Novella Based on Serena and four prizewinning novels, including The Cove, One Foot in Eden, Saints at the River, and The World Made Straight; four collections of poems; and six collections of stories, among them Burning Bright, which won the 2010 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award, and Chemistry and Other Stories, which was a finalist for the 2007 PEN/Faulkner Award. Twice the recipient of the O. Henry Prize, he teaches at Western Carolina University.
On January 16, Ron will discuss how to write short stories and break into that market.