Welcome to the Houston Writers Guild
Houston Writers Guild is a non-profit, volunteer led community of writers in the Greater Houston area. Our purpose is to support each other in fellowship, work to sharpen our craft, and promote our members' writing careers. Join the Houston Writers Guild today!
Friday, August 31 at 7 PM - 9 PM
Join us for an informal evening of networking. We will also be voting for the cover of the month. Bring your book for consideration!
Join Us For Our Summer/Fall Writer Workshops!
BEAR CREEK LIBRARY
16719 Clay Rd, Houston, TX 77084
Saturdays 10 a.m. - Noon
|July 21||Be Known (Standing out from the crowd)||Sandy Lawrence|
|August 18||Character Development||Melanie Bragg|
|September 22||Creating Tension||Andrea Barbosa|
|October 27||Using Poetry in Prose||Andrea Barbosa|
|November 17||Branding Yourself as an Author||Sandy Lawrence|
|December 8||Blogging 101||Andrea Sanchez|
FIRST COLONY BRANCH LIBRARY
2121 Austin Pkwy, Sugar Land, TX 77479
Saturdays 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
|June 23||Publishing 101||Fern Brady|
|July 28||Branding Yourself as an Author||Andrea Sanchez|
|August 18||Creating Characters with Depth||Fern Brady|
|September 15||Conflict that Deepens Tension||Fern Brady|
|October 20||Creating a Layered Plot||Fern Brady|
|November 10||Blogging 101||Andrea Sanchez|
|December 15||Going Indie: Where and How to Start||Fern Brady|
For, by and about Houston Writers Guild Members, the HWG Voices Blog features member-written topical series posts. Find instructions for submitting your original ideas, tips and experiences on the member post submission guidelines page. Submit as many posts as you like throughout the topic campaign -- there is never a fee for submission. Provides opportunity to promote your book or brand in an accompanying bio. HWG Voices also includes informative and motivating guest posts, inspirations from the HWG Leadership Team, author interviews, publisher and agent insights, and event reviews. There is an on-going call for submissions on various topics. See Submission Guidelines for more information.