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Saturday, November 26, 2016

Meeting Highlights November 9, 2016

Members Present:  Helena, Jackie, Judy, Patty, Ruthann

The Indiana Writers’ Consortium 3rd Annual Steel Pen Conference is this Saturday, November 12thJudy has been very involved in the planning as she is the treasurer for IWC. Karen will be on a panel.  Many other members plan to attend.

Suzy and Judy will be at the Local Author’s Book Fair at the Merrillville Branch of the Lake County Public Library December 3rd. They will sell our book A Magic Hour Family Christmas and have MHW Flyers on the table. Mari secured the table for us. Jackie will give pens to Judy and any extra books we have on hand. Judy will make coupons and price flyer.

Several of us will also be attending the Write-On Hoosier Banquet scheduled for Wednesday, December 7th 6-10p.m. at Lake of the Four Seasons Country Club Ballroom. Contributing authors will receive their copies of Horizon Spectrum.

Ruthann and Patty are participating in Nano.

Helena read her poem An Autumn Insight. She included some pictures she had taken of the trees at the peak of their color change.

Patty read Chapter 7 - Future Forebodings in her YA novel.

Judy read her short story City Turkeys in Turkey Run which was recently published in From the Edge of the PrairieJackie also had some pictures and poems published in this 2016 edition.

Next meeting:  Rosati’s Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 6:30.