Thursday, November 16, 2017

Congrats Joyce!

Club member Joyce Frohn has been busy! She recently had several pieces published in Page and Spine, including the nonfiction articles  “You Have a Press Pass, Now What,” “How I Fight the Imposter Syndrome,” and “Headliner Writers Headline.”

She also published “Orange Table in the Corner” in Spaceport and Spidersilk, and a short story, “A Most Moral War” in the anthology Love ‘em, Shoot ‘em.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Night of Writing Dangerously - Nov. 18


As part of our NaNoWriMo events, The Oshkosh Area Writers Club will host The Night of Writing Dangerously, Saturday, Nov. 18, from 6 to 11 p.m. at the Oshkosh Public Library. 

The library will be closed to the public but someone will meet you at the door. Refreshments will be provided. 

An excellent opportunity to catch up on your word count and commiserate with other writers!

Meeting reminder - Nov. 18

The Oshkosh Area Writers Club will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 in the lower level conference room of the Oshkosh Public Library. The downtown businesses will be hosting a Grinchmas event so you may want to leave early to allow time for traffic, parking.

Sunday, November 05, 2017

Congrats to Louis!

Thrilled to announce member Louis Clark has won the 2017 Midwest Booksellers Association Prize for Poetry, for his book, "How to be an Indian in the 21st Century," published by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press. 

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Upcoming events

The Oshkosh Area Writers Club will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 in the lower level conference room of the Oshkosh Public Library.

For those participating in the long-form fiction writing group, the next meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, Nov.  6, in the lower level conference room of the Oshkosh Public Library.

Lastly, for those brave enough to take on National Novel Writing Month, we have an event at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9 in the first floor Reading Room of the Oshkosh Public Library.

All events are free and open to the public.

Monday, October 30, 2017

NaNoWriMo Kick-off Party

Join members of the Oshkosh Area Writers Club for our annual NaNoWriMo Kick-off Party, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1 in the first floor Reading Room of the Oshkosh Public Library. 

Come with paper or laptop and be ready to write! Refreshments will be served.

Click here for the full schedule of NaNoWriMo events.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Call for Pitches - UntitledTown Book and Author Festival

The second annual UntitledTown Book and Author Festival in Green Bay, Wisconsin, will be held April 20-22, 2018. They are currently seeking pitches from writers of all genres, agents, editors, arts advocates, illustrators, and book-making folks of all sorts. 

The form is available here: Click here.

They will accept individual pitches as well as suggested panels via this form until November 15, 2017. 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Oct. 26 Program: What is NaNoWriMo?



New to National Novel Writing Month? Join us at 6 p.m. Oct. 26 to learn all about it! We’ll help you register, and provide tips and tricks to write a 50,000-word novel in 30 days. Think you can’t do it? Yes you can!

Meeting will be held in the lower level conference room of the Oshkosh Public Library. Hope to see you there!

Click here for a full schedule of NaNoWriMo events.