Kate Forsyth Cactus & Kangaroos Readerathon
Jun
16
6:30 pm18:30

Kate Forsyth Cactus & Kangaroos Readerathon

  • Half Price Books

WORD and the Writers Guild of Texas present an event for Readers featuring internationally best-selling, Australian author, Kate Forsyth.

In addition to hearing Kate speak, attendees will receive:

  • Choice of one novel, either Bitter Greens (paperback) or The Wild Girl (hardcover);
  • Time to meet and greet Kate, and have her sign your book;
  • Entry for a door prize drawing;
  • Opportunity to meet other local authors of various genres.

Seating is limited. Only 100 tickets are available. Don’t wait!

  • Friday evening, Readerathon: $49
  • Saturday, Writers Intensive, Morning / Afternoon session: $99 each
  • Saturday, Writers Intensive, All-day (includes lunch): $169
  • Super-fan Package Deal (includes Friday & Saturday events): $199
Kate Forsyth Cactus & Kangaroos Writers Intensive
Jun
17
9:00 am09:00

Kate Forsyth Cactus & Kangaroos Writers Intensive

  • Richardson Woman's Club

WORD and the Writers Guild of Texas present workshops for Writers instructed by internationally best-selling, Australian author, Kate Forsyth.

Based on feedback from DFW writers, Kate has created two 3-hour classes specifically for us.

  • MORNING SESSION — 9am–noon — "Keeping the Reader Turning the Pages: The Importance of Pace, Suspense, & Surprise"
  • AFTERNOON SESSION — 1:30–4:30pm — "Building the Fictional World"
     

Attend one or both of Kate's workshops and receive:

  • Choice of one novel, either Bitter Greens (paperback) or The Wild Girl (hardcover);
  • Time to meet and greet Kate, and have her sign your book;
  • Entry for a door prize drawing.

Seating is limited. Don’t wait!

  • Friday evening, Readerathon: $49
  • Saturday, Writers Intensive, Morning / Afternoon session: $99 each
  • Saturday, Writers Intensive, All-day (includes lunch): $169
  • Super-fan Package Deal (includes Friday & Saturday events): $199

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WORDfest
Apr
8
10:00 am10:00

WORDfest

  • TCC Northeast Campus

WORDfest — a one-day all-you-can-meet festival of writers groups from all over the metroplex.

  • MEET representatives from over 20 of DFW's premier writing organizations.
  • LEARN from panels, classes, and presentations by top authors and instructors!
  • JOIN a group that will help take your writing to the next level!
  • WIN writing prizes and literary swag!
  • and best of all — it's FREE.

There is no cost to attend, but you must register. Plus, if you register by February 25th, you will receive a complimentary critique of your first three pages from one of our featured organizations.

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