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Next Meeting: Thursday, 18 SEPTEMBER at 6:30 PM

at Panera Bread in the District at Tustin Legacy shopping center, Tustin.

Southern California Writers’ Conference, 19-21 Sep 2014

September 17, 2014

The Southern California Writers’ Conference will take place 19-21 September 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach. It features workshops, pitch sessions with agents, panel discussions and guest speakers. The full conference fee is $395, but there are various other admission options.

For more information, check out the Conference’s website at http://writersconference.com/la/.

 

11 Sep meeting notes; 18 Sep reading list

September 17, 2014

11 SEPTEMBER MEETING NOTES

Eleven people attended: Burt, Casey (read a chapter from The Boy Who Couldn’t Fly), Glenda, Jo, Kari (read the conclusion to her untitled short story), Lance (read a chapter from the Fake reboot), Maddie, Richard, Shari, Stace and Steve J. (read the first two chapters of Lust Gambit).

News & Notes

The next LIT UP! is happening 7-9 p.m. on 30 September at Kean Coffee. The author lineup:

The Facebook event is up; I’ll post flyers soon.

We’re still looking for a venue for LIT UP North! in the Fullerton/Placentia/Brea area, perhaps something along the lines of the Kean Coffee model. If you know of such a thing, please reply in the comments.
18 SEPTEMBER READING LIST

Stace (9/11)
Maddie (9/11)
JoAnne (9/4)
Glenda (9/11)
Richard (9/11)
Rosie (8/21)
Marianna (8/28)
Shari (9/11)
Burt (9/11)
Jo (9/11)
Kari (9/11)
Casey (9/11)
Lance (9/11)
Steve J. (9/11)

Lit Up! A Conversation between OC Writers & Readers, 30 Sep 2014

September 10, 2014

The next LIT UP! A Conversation with Orange County Writers and Readers is happening at 7:00 p.m. on 30 September at Kean Coffee, 13681 Newport Ave #14, Tustin.

Three OC writers will present excerpts of their latest works and discuss their work, writing, and whatever else the audience wants to talk about. The lineup:

  • Terri Nolan, reading from her Burden of Truth trilogy (romantic suspense)
  • Burt Golden, reading Jericho’s Walls (contemporary fiction)
  • Steve Jackson, reading The Zeus Payload (thriller)

As always, be sure to sign up on the Facebook event page to ensure your $1 discount on your first drink or food order at Kean. See you there!

4 Sep meeting notes; 11 Sep reading list

September 10, 2014

4 SEPTEMBER MEETING NOTES

Ten people attended: Burt (read three chapters from Dead Listing), Casey, Jo (read a chapter from Moonspell), JoAnne, Kari, Lance, Maddie, Richard, Shari (read two revised chapters from Raised to Win) and Stace.

News & Notes

The next LIT UP! is a go for 7-9 p.m. on 30 September at Kean Coffee. The author lineup includes Teri Nolan and PFL’s own Burt and Steve J.

We’re still looking for a venue for LIT UP North! in the Fullerton/Placentia/Brea area, perhaps something along the lines of the Kean Coffee model. If you know of such a thing, please reply in the comments.

11 SEPTEMBER READING LIST

Stace (9/4)
Maddie (9/4)
JoAnne (9/4)
Glenda (8/28)
Richard (9/4)
Rosie (8/21)
Marianna (8/28)
Kari (9/4)
Casey (9/4)
Lance (9/4)
Steve J. (8/28)
Shari (9/4)
Burt (9/4)
Jo (9/4)

28 Aug meeting notes; 4 Sep reading list

September 2, 2014

28 AUGUST MEETING NOTES

Eleven people attended: Burt, Casey (read 1.5 chapters from The Boy Who Couldn’t Fly), Glenda, Kari (read the continuation of her untitled short story), Lance (read a chapter from the Fake reboot), Maddie, Marianna, Richard, Shari, Stace, and new member Steve J.

News & Notes

The next LIT UP! will happen on or around 30 September at Kean Coffee. We’re looking for a venue for LIT UP North! in the Fullerton/Placentia/Brea area, perhaps something along the lines of the Kean Coffee model. If you know of such a thing, please reply in the comments.

 

4 SEPTEMBER READING LIST

Stace (8/28)
Maddie (8/28)
JoAnne (8/14)
Glenda (8/28)
Shari (8/28)
Burt (8/28)
Richard (8/28)
Jo (8/14)
Rosie (8/21)
Marianna (8/28)
Kari (8/28)
Casey (8/28)
Lance (8/28)
Steve J. (8/28)

21 Aug meeting notes; 28 Aug reading list

August 26, 2014

21 AUGUST MEETING NOTES

Nine people attended: Casey, Glenda, Kari, Lance (read two chapters from the Fake reboot), Marianna (read a chapter from Tzar Gold), Richard, Rosie (read a revised chapter from On Thin Ice), Stace, and potential new member Steve J. from SCWA.

News & Notes

August’s LIT UP! was another success. Up to twenty people came to Kean Coffee in Tustin to hear Sonia Marsh (reading from Freeways to Flip-Flops), PJ Colando (Stashes) and PFL’s own Lance Charnes (South). Congratulations and many thanks to Maddie for all her hard work pulling together the event!
28 AUGUST READING LIST

Stace (8/21)
Maddie (8/14)
JoAnne (8/14)
Kari (8/21)
Glenda (8/21)
Shari (7/31)
Burt (7/31)
Richard (8/21)
Jo (8/14)
Casey (8/21)
Rosie (8/21)
Marianna (8/21)
Lance (8/21)

14 Aug meeting notes; 21 Aug reading list

August 18, 2014

14 AUGUST MEETING NOTES

Eleven people attended: Casey (read a chapter from The Boy Who Couldn’t Fly), Glenda, Kari, Jo, JoAnne, Lance (read two revised chapters from the Fake reboot), Maddie, Marianna, Richard, Rosie and Stace.

News & Notes

The next LIT UP! is coming at 7 p.m. this Wednesday, 20 August, at Kean Coffee in Tustin. You can download the flyers here (1-up and 2-up). The lineup this time:

  • Sonia Marsh, reading Freeways to Flip-Flops (memoir)
  • PJ Colando, reading Stashes (contemporary humor)
  • Lance Charnes, reading South (near-future thriller)

Please start spreading the word!

21 AUGUST READING LIST

Stace (8/14)
Maddie (8/14)
JoAnne (8/14)
Kari (8/14)
Glenda (8/14)
Rosie (8/14)
Shari (7/31)
Burt (7/31)
Richard (8/14)
Jo (8/14)
Marianna (8/14)
Casey (8/14)
Lance (8/14)

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