Bay Area Writers League (BAWL) Monthly Meetup

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Clear Lake Park Meeting Room

5001 NASA Road One · Seabrook, TX

How to find us

Entrance at Clear Lake Park sign at stop light--turn east to Meeting Room in Brown building (on waterfront side )

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Featured Speaker of the month is Author Jessica Wilbanks on "Three Secrets to a Lively and Sustainable Writing Practice."

Jessica will share ways she has added lightness and ease to her writing practice to stay focused on her writing goals, while also recognizing that creative writing is inherently inefficient.

Jessica Wilbanks is the author of "When I Spoke in Tongues", a memoir about faith and its loss. She has received a Pushcart Prize as well as creative non-fiction awards from Ninth Letter, Sycamore Review, Redivider, and Ruminate magazine. Her essays have received Notable Mentions in Best American Essays and Best American Nonrequired Reading, and she was selected as a finalist for the PEN annual Literary Award in Journalism. Jessica received her MFA in creative nonfiction from the University of Houston, where she served ans nonfiction editor for Gulf Coast. For more information, visit,

We look forward to seeing you at our next meeting!

Guests are welcome to attend two free meetups before becoming a member for an annual rate of $30.