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Let's Meetup and discuss aspects of the craft of writing.

Let's Meetup and discuss aspects of the craft of writing.

Or just hang out and do some writing in a relaxing atmosphere. Whatever your level or expertize… you are an asset to the group. Make yourself at home. There are comfortable couches and chairs to sit on and Complimentary WI-FI on-site

When: Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

TOPIC:      Dane Waters, published author of the novel Falling in Love with Crazy, will facilitate the discussion on:

“The 10 Biggest Mistakes in Trying To Get Published”

Dane Waters never had the urge to write until a recurring dream in 2007 kept her up at night and had her falling asleep at her desk during the day. Her sister; well-known romance author Qwillia Rain, gave her excellent advice. “Write it down. Get it out of your head and you'll be fine”.

Dane did just that and was rewarded with a good night's sleep. It was also her last. That one story sparked a slew of others until her husband decided if he was ever going to see his wife again something had to go, the writing or the day job. In 2011 they sold everything, packed up their two Chihuahua's, and hit the road. They traveled through seven states in four months before finding a little place in the woods outside of La Pine, Oregon. That's where Dane is now, writing to her heart's content as her husband keeps the wood stove filled and takes her computer off her lap when she falls asleep in her chair.

twitter username:   thedanewaters

Time: 8am to 9am, or so

Where: Valley River Inn, 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene, Oregon 97401

Specifically: In the Lobby, by the Fireplace.

Cost: $1.00

*** Starbucks Coffee, Bakery Goods, Breakfast, and much more are available (at additional cost) inside SweetWaters Restaurant.

Contact: Kel[masked]

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  • Bryan H.

    Yes, thanks so much, Dane. Your presentation was funny and informative. See you soon.

    November 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Thank you so much Dane. Your presentation was informative. And the material that you provided has become a resource.
    I understand how difficult it is to pull a topic together… even when you have it all at your disposal… somewhere :-) 
    We appreciate your sacrifice. Well done!

    November 9, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry, I was looking forward to meeting you all, but I have a severe flu, so next time!

    November 4, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Get well soon. Take care Janel.

      1 · November 4, 2013

    • Randi E G.

      Hope you feel better!

      1 · November 4, 2013

  • Carole Costar B.

    Dane's delivery style should make this session informative, funny, and inspirational...

    1 · October 16, 2013

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