Monthly Meetings & Guest Speakers

 

NEXT MEETING: September 1st 

Business meeting at 9:00 a.m.

Educational Presentation begins at 10:00 a.m.

Presenter - Andrea Barbosa
Topic - How to Sell Your Books at Fairs and Events

 

When not writing or working her full-time job, Andrea Barbosa travels in search of history, museums, and adventures. She has published three novels and a poetry collection, and her short stories and poems have appeared in several anthologies and journals, including the Southern Pacific Review and Ariel Chart.

Andrea also writes award-winning romance under the pseudonym Andrya Bailey, and she's working on a contemporary romance trilogy that takes place in Houston, TX and Greece.

She currently serves as VP and Press Director for the Houston Writers Guild and as Flash Fiction Editor for The Ocotillo Review Literary Journal.

She has been a guest speaker at Houston Writers Guild's writing conferences and workshops, Houston Baptist University's Writers Conference, Lone Star College's Bayou City Book Festival, Fort Bend County Libraries Book Festival, Maud Marks and Bear Creek libraries, Bay Area Writers League, and is a regular guest author and panelist at Comicpalooza's (Texas' largest pop culture event) Literary Track.

Awards:
2015 Readers' Favorite Silver Medal Award - Poetry: Holes in Space - A Poetry Collection
2015 Honorable Mention Award - Spider's Web Flash Fiction Contest from Spider Road Press for "Because the Sky is Blue"
2015 Honorable Mention Award - Houston Writers Guild Contest from Houston Writers Guild Press' Mystery Short Stories.
2016 First Place Award - Spider's Web Flash Fiction Contest from Spider Road Press for "The Queen of Carnival"
2016 Solo Medalist Winner in Contemporary Romance - New Apple Literary Book Awards for the novel Olympian Passion

 

 

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Meetings are held on the first Saturday of the month at:

Spring Creek Oaks Clubhouse
17111 Misty Creek
Spring, TX 77379.

Doors open at 8:30 a.m.
Business meeting at 9:00 a.m.
Educational Program beginning at 10:30 a.m.

If you have a program you'd like to offer to our membership, please contact
our Program Coordinator.

Every meeting includes:

  • Success & Celebration
  • Goals Pot and Literacy Raffle Basket
  • Way too much good food
  • Business and Event Planning
  • Expert Speaker on Craft-of-Writing or Research topic

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