Welcome to the Houston Writers Guild:

We are a community of Houston-area writers whose purpose is to support each other in the author’s craft and writing career.


Here are just a few of the benefits we offer our members:

Balance of Summer Sessions

with Julian Kindred

June 9, 30 - July 14, 28 - August 11, 25


Balance of Summer Series with Julian KindredThe HWG is proud to offer members a series of six hands-on workshops by Julian Kindred, author of The Hawkridge Chronicles and The Place in the Mist.  Bring laptop or notebook and be prepared to write.  If you have a work in progress, bring it, as many of the techniques covered can be used for revisions.

Dates: June 9, 30 - July 14, 28 - August 11, 25.  Location: Trini Mendenhall Community Center, 1414 Wirt Rd., Houston, TX.  Cost: Individual Sessions: $10 Members/$20 Nonmembers/5$ Students w/ID  - Register for all sessions for 6-Pack Special Pricing:  $50 Members/$100 Nonmembers/$30 Students w/ID

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Indiepalooza Event - September 26, 2015


Indiepalooza EventThe Houston Writers Guild will be hosting its First Indiepalooza conference on Saturday, Sept 26, 2015. The first of its kind, this conference will focus exclusively on self publishing. While offering sessions that will help authors improve their writing skills, the bulk of the workshops will focus on skills and information that authors will need when considering publishing their work as an Indie. The line up of presenters is still in the works and we are looking for experts interested in sharing their knowledge and experience.

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