Writers group hosts one-day workshop Sept. 22 in Longview


Award-winning author Penny Richards is among the presenters for Romancing Your Reader from Idea to Publication, a one-day writing workshop presented by East Texas Writers Association, Saturday, September 22, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. at Hampton Inn and Suites 3400 Eastman Rd., Longview, Texas. The program will focus on various aspects of the craft of writing and is applicable to all skill levels, and genres, published and unpublished. Cost is $50 per person and includes a light breakfast, box lunch and afternoon snack.

Richards has written more than 40 novels, many of which reached best-seller status as well as garnering several industry awards, including a RITA nomination for Unanswered Prayers, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from Romantic Times Magazine. She is currently working on the fourth installment of her award-winning Lilly Long Mystery Series.

Other presenters include Michael Noll, Program Director for Writers League of Texas, Susan Malone from Malone Editorial Services, and Book Publicist, Colleen Ellis.

Registration can be completed online through the website, etwritersassn.com. Form can also be printed off and submitted with check payable to ETWA and mailed to 601 N Bledsoe, Gilmer, Tx 75644. For more information, call 903-843-2914 or email etwaconf@gmail.com.– PRESS RELEASE


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