May flowers bring May monthly meeting

Hello, writers! WOTA’s monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 9 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Student Center at Muscatine Community College. Hope you can join us! If you’re searching for inspiration, the words for the monthly challenge are: smiles, esoteric, anthology, crewel, cantankerous, lamp, whimsical, glimpse, think, mystified, dewy, and jubilee.Continue reading “May flowers bring May monthly meeting”

Scholarships available for Creativity Camp!

Writers on the Avenue is sponsoring three scholarships for interested members to attend the Society of Great River Poets’ annual Creativity Camp at Langwood Education Center near Grandview, Iowa, on May 19 – 21, 2017. This is a weekend of workshops, community, and interaction with nature designed to restore and rev up your creative energy,Continue reading “Scholarships available for Creativity Camp!”

Seeking Submission for Inspiration Anthology

Writers on the Avenue is seeking submissions for an inspirational anthology that celebrates the human spirit and the simple beauty of the everyday. Lighthearted or soulful, tender or profound, we are looking for works about hope, miracles, or triumph over adversity, words that lift our spirits, soothe our hurts, strengthen our courage, and soften ourContinue reading “Seeking Submission for Inspiration Anthology”

Kicking off the Fall Fiction Workshop series with a little mystery

Writing the Mystery is TONIGHT from 6-8 on the MCC campus, 27 Strahan Hall! Bring a pen and bring a friend. The event is free and open to the public. The only expense for you is getting there, and the books you’ll want to buy from these terrific authors. I haven’t written a mystery storyContinue reading “Kicking off the Fall Fiction Workshop series with a little mystery”