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Monday, April 30, 2012

Books 'N Authors 'N All That Jazz- Weatherford College

Each year Weatherford College hosts a writing workshop called Books 'N Authors 'N All That Jazz. Sadly, after ten years, Saturday was the final event. Authors from Trinity Writers' Workshop sold their books and many people attended the numerous workshops presented by Dave Lieber, Laurie Moore and Rickey Pittman to name a few.  
Before prizes for the short story and poetry contests were presented, we were treated to a mini-jazz concert featuring musicians who attend the college.
During the presentations Lori Wilde spoke of her journey as a writer, which was not without speed bumps, (she has now published 69 novels).

 We met several interesting authors and I had a fun day sharing a table with my fellow writers: Sharon K. OwenArly Pineo and Joanne Faries


Joanne said...

it was a very fun day. Always learn something. Meet new people and say hello to some familiar faces. Great seeing you!

Nan said...

Sad that it is ending.
The Amazon widget on your sidebar is great fun! I've already put one book in my shopping cart. :<)

Cozy in Texas said...

Joanne, it was a fun day.
Nan - hope you enjoy the book.

K9friend said...

Sounds like a great day!

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Judy Croome | @judy_croome said...

Anne, you look fabulous, sitting at your author table with all your books surrounding you! :) Sounds like a great day - hope you got to met lots of new readers

Judy, South Africa

LindyLouMac in Italy said...

It sounds like a great event, what a shame it is not going to take place any more after ten years.