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!

Houston Writers Guild

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Alonica, Splitting Heirs

by G.M. Kelso


Monthly Socials

Friday, April 26, 7 - 9 p.m.

Ciro's Italian Grill - Logo

Ciro's Italian Grill - Memorial City
9755 Katy Fwy. Houston, Texas 77024

Connect with other Houston-area writers at this evening social. It's a great place to share stories, meet other writers and get involved with all of the new and exciting things going on with the Houston Writers Guild!

Join Us For Our Winter/Spring Writer Workshops!

Bear Creek Library

16719 Clay Rd, Houston, TX 77084
Saturdays 10:30 a.m. - Noon

February 23 Be Known: PR for Authors Sandy Lawrence
March 9 Writing on the Road to Recovery Clio Lang
April 6 How to Submit Personal Essays for Publication Jocelyn Kerr
May 4 Overcoming What Prevents You From Writing Mary Ann Faremouth
May 25 Research Resources for Writers Felicia Little

First Colony Branch Library

2121 Austin Pkwy, Sugar Land, TX 77479
Saturdays 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

January 19 Business of Authoring Mike Ellerkamp
February 16 Flash Fiction Workshop Andrea Barbosa
March 16 Getting Published in Magazines/Websites  Jocelyn Kerr
April 13 Personal Branding for Authors Andrea Sanchez
May 18 Inspiration for Writers Melanie Bragg

Volunteers Needed!

Want to get involved? We are currently looking for volunteers! If you would like to get in on the action contact us at info@houstonwritersguild.org.

HWG Voices BlogThe HWG Voices Blog

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.