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Join the Idaho Writers Guild for a Literary Lunch on Tuesday, August 21 with guest author Aaron Patterson.

****Note: Luncheon will take place at Cafe Ole, 408 S. 8th Street, Boise

11:30 – 1:30, free and open to the public

Aaron Patterson has five books published and has been on the Amazon bestseller list for over three years.  Aaron worked in the construction field and now writes full time. Aaron is also the founder of StoneHouse Ink, a mild mannered publishing house. StoneHouse Ink likes to push the boundaries with eBooks, social media marketing and creative ways to publish in this ever changing environment. Aaron co-founded StoneHouse University as well as the Idaho Book Extravaganza. He speaks all over the country and works with the team at Amazon to test new programs and marketing strategies. You can find him online and at his blog: TheWorstBookEver.blogspot.com

Feel free to bring along business cards, flyers, or anything else you’d like to share with your fellow writers. We’ll be drawing 3 names to participate in a 3 minute open mic, so get writing! All styles and genres are welcome, as long as the work is original and can be read in under 3 minutes.

Hope to see you on August 21!

Remember, the IWG has a luncheon on the THIRD TUESDAY of each month. Check back here for next month’s location. It’s an opportunity to network with other writers and find out what’s happening in your literary community.

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Join the Idaho Writers Guild for a Literary Lunch on Tuesday, July 17 with guest author Conda Douglas.

****Note: July’s luncheon will take place at Cafe Ole, 408 S. 8th Street, Boise

11:30 – 1:30, free and open to the public

Conda Douglas is the author of Stark Naked Dead and Mall Fairies: Exile. She is also a film editor, e-talent scout for Barbarian Books, and maintains a writing workshop blog at www.CondasCreativeCenter.blogspot.com.

Feel free to bring along business cards, flyers, or anything else you’d like to share with your fellow writers. We’ll be drawing 3 names to participate in a 3 minute open mic, so get writing! All styles and genres are welcome, as long as the work is original and can be read in under 3 minutes.

Hope to see you on July 17!

Remember, the IWG has a luncheon on the THIRD TUESDAY of each month. Check back here for next month’s location. It’s an opportunity to network with other writers and find out what’s happening in your literary community.

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Join the Idaho Writers Guild for a Literary Lunch on Tuesday, June 19 with guest author Sherrida Woodley.

****Note: June’s luncheon will take place at Cafe Ole, 408 S. 8th Street, Boise

11:30 – 1:30, free and open to the public

Sherrida Woodley is the author of Quick Fall of Light, a riveting eco-thriller described as “part Michael Crichton, part Rachel Carson.” Woodley’s novel won ForeWord Review’s Silver Award for 2010 Science Fiction Book of the Year.

Feel free to bring along business cards, flyers, or anything else you’d like to share with your fellow writers. We’ll be drawing 3 names to participate in a 3 minute open mic, so get writing! All styles and genres are welcome, as long as the work is original and can be read in under 3 minutes.

Hope to see you on June 19!

Remember, the IWG has a luncheon on the THIRD TUESDAY of each month. Check back here for next month’s location. It’s an opportunity to network with other writers and find out what’s happening in your literary community.

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Saturday, May 19, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Julia Davis Park (by the Bandshell)

Join us for an outdoor edition of Backtalk on Saturday, May 19, 11:30 – 1:30 at Julia Davis Park by the Bandshell. We’d like to take advantage of the beautiful weather, so bring your own lunch and a blanket or chair. This month’s topic will focus on the Idaho Writers and Readers Rendezvous. We’d love your feedback and your hopes for next year’s Rendezvous, whether or not you had a chance to attend the 1st annual conference earlier this month.

Join us at Julia Davis Park by the Bandshell from 11:30 – 1:30 on Saturday, May 19th.  If you’re so inclined, feel free to bring lunch and a blanket or chair.

 

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Join the Idaho Writers Guild for a Literary Lunch on Tuesday, May 15 with  guest author Robert Sand.

****Note: New Location for our monthly luncheons: Ha’ penny Bridge Pub, 855 Broad Street, Boise

11:30 – 1:30, free and open to the public

Bob Sand worked for years as a comedy writer in L.A. His work has been featured on NPR, he’s written sitcoms, screenplays, short stories for Story magazine, and co-authored the novel Milt and Marty: The Longest Lasting and Least Successful Comedy Writing Duo in Showbiz History.


Also feel free to bring along business cards, flyers, or anything else you’d like to share with your fellow writers. We’ll be drawing 3 names to participate in a 3 minute open mic, so get writing! All styles and genres are welcome, as long as the work is original and can be read in under 3 minutes.

Hope to see you on May 15!

Remember, the IWG has a luncheon on the THIRD TUESDAY of each month, now at Ha’ penny in BoDo. It’s an opportunity to network with other writers and find out what’s happening in your literary community.

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Join the Idaho Writers Guild for a Literary Lunch on Tuesday, April 17 with special guest Scott Gipson of Caxton Press.

****Note: New Location for our monthly luncheons: Ha’ penny Bridge Pub, 855 Broad Street, Boise

11:30 – 1:30, free and open to the public

Scott Gipson of Caxton Press joins us this month to discuss all things publishing! Bring your appetite and your questions.

Also feel free to bring along business cards, flyers, or anything else you’d like to share with your fellow writers. We’ll be drawing 3 names to participate in a 3 minute open mic, so get writing! All styles and genres are welcome, as long as the work is original and can be read in under 3 minutes.

Hope to see you on April 17!

Remember, the IWG has a luncheon on the THIRD TUESDAY of each month, now at Ha’ penny in BoDo. It’s an opportunity to network with other writers and find out what’s happening in your literary community.

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Saturday, March 17, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Sun Ray Cafe, 1602 N 13th St., Boise

The Idaho Writers and Readers Rendezvous is a 2-1/2 day event filled with workshops, panels, book-signings, open mic readings, one-on-one manuscript evaluations, marketing plan evaluations, pitch sessions…not to mention thirty – count them, 30 – authors, agents, editors, screenwriters, songwriters, and other industry professionals who will be attending and holding sessions of various kinds. What’s a reader or writer to do with that abundance of choices? Come to Backtalk! on March 17th at the Sun Ray Café for a discussion with Doug Copsey and other members of the conference committee to learn how to get the best out of the Rendezvous.

Join us at the Sun Ray Café in Hyde Park from 11:30 – 1:30 on Saturday, March 17th.  Food and drink will be available as always.

 

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