The next Freelance Marketplace Writers' Group meets Tuesday, June 17, at the Rochester Hills Barnes & Noble Bookstoreat 7:30 p.m. The group is open to new, working and published writers,
photographers and illustrators. Come once, once in a while or every time - free to attend - as we discuss the Business of Writing every third Tuesday of the month.
Rochester Writers is hosting a Summer Writing Contest with four categories and cash prizes. Winners will have a chance to read their work at the fall conference (details below). Visit the Contest Page at www.RochesterWriters.com.
The Seventh Annual Rochester Writers'
Conferenceis set for Saturday, October 4, 2014. Once again, it will be held at Oakland University in Rochester. Our Keynote Speaker will be Author Lev Raphael. Lev has published twenty-four books in many genres: memoir, mystery, advice for writers, essays, literary fiction, historical fiction, supernatural fiction, short story collections, psychology, biography, and self-help for adults and children. Save the date - registration will begin
Paddle to the Symphony
is a non-profit event that I organize every year. Held this year on Saturday, July 12, at Kensington Metropark. An easy canoe or kayak paddle across Kent Lake to watch and listen to the Michigan Philharmonic - featuring music of the Beatles. Details at http://www.paddletothesymphony.com/