Northwest Houston Inspirational Writers Alive is Christian interdenominational writers’ club.
IWA promotes creative writing to glorify Christ by helping individuals advance their writing skills and find effective markets for their work.
OUR MAY 12TH MEETING WITH DiAnn Mills will be an online Zoom meeting because of Social Distancing rules. The meeting will be at 2:00 P.M. on May 12th.
You can access the Zoom meeting by clicking on the link below:
May 12 - Guest Speaker, DiAnn Mills, Topic: "Creating A Powerful Book Launch"
DiAnn Mills is a bestselling author who believes her readers should expect an adventure. She is a storyteller and creates action-packed, suspense-filled novels to thrill readers. Her titles have appeared on the CBA and ECPA bestseller lists; won two Christy Awards; and been finalists for the RITA, Daphne Du Maurier, Inspirational Readers’ Choice, and Carol award contests. Titles of Published Works – https://diannmills.com/pdf-downloads/DiAnnMillsBookList.pdf
DiAnn is a founding board member of the American Christian Fiction Writers, a member of Advanced Writers and Speakers Association, Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, and International Thriller Writers. She is a director of the Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers Conference and focused Mountainside Retreats with social media specialist Edie Melson where she continues her passion of helping other writers be successful. She speaks and teaches writing workshops around the country.
Professional Organizations and other Credits: - as noted in bio above and on this page - https://diannmills.com/media/
Free Publishing Guide: (See article below after officer's list)
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GUIDELINES FOR CRITIQUE SESSIONS
Critique Sessions: On arrival, please sign the Critique Sheet for a critique of your manuscript.
Guidelines for a critique: We follow guidelines acceptable with most publishers, font New Times Roman 12 and double-spaced. We critique five pages maximum.
Copies: We are members of a writing organization. We need sufficient copies of manuscripts for critique or handouts for each person at the table. For this reason, we greatly appreciate members who let us know they’ll be absent.
Copies Needed: Please bring five to eight copies.
We welcome writers at all levels. MEMBERSHIP FORM
NW Houston IWA Meets Second Tuesdays of the month at Copperfield Church
8350 Hwy 6 North from 7 to 9 pm.
Check with front desk for Room Number
Since the founding of NW Houston IWA! we have alternated Critique Sessions with speakers. Our speakers include multi-published authors in all genre and come with a myriad of experiences from many walks of life.
NW HOUSTON IWA! Newsletters
April Special Newsletter 2020 - PDF
April Scribe 2020 - PDF
March Scribe 2020 - PDF
February Scribe 2020 - PDF
January Scribe 2020 - PDF
December Scribe 2019 - PDF
October Scribe 2019 - PDF
September Scribe 2019 - PDF
August Scribe 2019 - PDF
July Scribe 2019 - PDF
June Scribe 2019 - PDF
May Scribe 2019 - PDF
January 8, 2019
Lois Harris, President
Debbie Sapp, Vice-President
Bronwyn Spindle , Secretary
Cherri Taylor, Treasurer
Jeff Campbell, Chaplain
Martha Roddy - Historian
Cherri Taylor - Web Manager
Founder, Past President firstname.lastname@example.org
NW Houston IWA! Writing Contest Winners!
Second Place: Skimming the Dross
Second Place: All Things Are Possible!
Third Place: Clandestine Charlatan
50 Magazines & Blogs that Pay Writers
2017 October PowerPoint Presentation Click to download PDF
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