Monthly Archives: March 2018

Social Media for Writers

On Saturday, February 10th, Karissa Zastrow spoke to the Chippewa Falls area group about using social media to promote their careers. The event was well attended by the area group as well as the public. It was held in the community room at Volume One in Eau Claire, a wonderful local book store that also

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 29th, 2018|Categories: Chippewa Falls Area, Meetings, Programs|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Social Media for Writers

New Release Tuesday – March 2018

Each month, WisRWA will announce the new books our members have published. We call it New Release Tuesday. Congratulations to the following WisRWA members on their new releases this month.                   The Shopkeeper's Secret by Nancy Sweetland                   To

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: General, Members, New Release Tuesday|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on New Release Tuesday – March 2018

The Importance of Setting

We all know there are many important elements that make up a good story. Characterization, plot, and dialogue come immediately to mind. But in doing some research, I’ve discovered I haven’t done enough thinking about Setting. And it’s so important. “Setting is a conscious choice the writer makes during the pre-writing phase,” says John Galligan

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: Writing Craft|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Importance of Setting

Promotion Thursday – March 2018

It's Promotion Thursday for March. Check out where you can find our WisRWA authors this month.   Barbara M. Britton will be at The Columbus Books & Beer Book Club at the Black Kettle Pub in Columbus, WI on March 22nd at 7 p.m. Lois Greiman will be presenting the workshop Beyond the Honeymoon with Michele

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 9th, 2018|Categories: General, Members, Promotion Thursday|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Promotion Thursday – March 2018

Fabulous Five Contest Author Critique: Barbara Raffin

The 27th Annual Fabulous Five contest for unpublished authors and authors not published in book length fiction in the last five years is open for entries. WisRWA is pleased to be able to offer entrants of the 2018 Fabulous Five contest a chance to win one of eight detailed critiques from a published WisRWA author. We

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 6th, 2018|Categories: Fab Five, Members|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Fabulous Five Contest Author Critique: Barbara Raffin

Fabulous Five Contest Author Critique: Sara Dahmen

The 27th Annual Fabulous Five contest for unpublished authors and authors not published in book length fiction in the last five years is open for entries. WisRWA is pleased to be able to offer entrants of the 2018 Fabulous Five contest a chance to win one of eight detailed critiques from a published WisRWA author. We

By |2019-12-31T18:10:22+00:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Fabulous Five Contest Author Critique: Sara Dahmen