Writers' Circle

Writers' Circle Chat 8/8/2019

August 8, 2019 at 3:30PM Central Time

Help spark your creative energies, share your writing experiences, offer advice, and gain insight from others. Writers of all abilities are encouraged to participate in discussion of all genres of writing, including journaling, storytelling, memoirs, and much more. Hadley facilitators: Debbie Worman, learning expert; Diane O'Neill, learning designer
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Past Discussions

Open Ended Discussion

June 13, 2019

This month we held an open-ended discussion with many great questions and tips shared. Topics ranged from six-word memoirs, writer's block, and accessible writing websites and technology.

Resources:

National Federation of the Blind Writers' Division

This month we picked up where we left off in April and discussed how to write a query letter to literary agents or publishers. Then we discussed some things to remember when writing for children, whether that's picture books or young adult novels.

This month we continued the discussion of how to write a query letter and then talked about how to write for children.

Resources

As April is National Poetry Month, we spent some time talking poetry. Then we discussed how to write a query letter to a literary agent or publisher in an effort to get them excited about your writing.

Resources on querying literary agents:

National Picture Book Writing Week:

Tips for New Writers

March 14, 2019

In this discussion we talked about tips for beginner writers.

Check out these resources from our facilitators and fellow writers: