March 12th, 7:00pm Stadler Room, Third Place Commons Come and join us for our panel of publishing experts. Bring your questions! Claire Allen will offer tips on how to choose an editor, proofreader, or book designer. Beth Jusino will discuss pitching your manuscript to publishers or directly to readers. Jennifer McCord will represent the publisher’s … Continue reading Panel: How to Prepare Your Manuscript for Publication
Our February meeting will be a very special one: we will celebrate the life of our longtime member, Waverly Fitzgerald, who passed away on December 13, 2019 just before the paperback publication of her new Rachel Stern PI mystery, HARD RAIN, by Epicenter Press. (She was able to see the ebook edition released in November.) … Continue reading Waverly Fitzgerald: In Memoriam and HARD RAIN book launch
Thursday, January 9, 2020, at 7:00pm Stadler Room at Third Place Commons, Lake Forest Park Catherine Hendricks practiced law for 33 years, half as a trial lawyer and half as an appellate lawyer, including many years with the WA Attorney General. But she always intended to be a writer. “I’ve always thought of myself as … Continue reading Becoming Sam Gaynor: An evening with Catherine Hendricks
It's that time again! November 14, 2019 at 7:00pm Stadler Room at Third Place Commons This year’s theme is... Mysteries in The Dark of Night Interpret that as you will. Write up to 350 words. Come and share your words at our November meeting. —all are welcome, you don't have to write to join us, … Continue reading Flash Fiction night!
Award-winning author Ingrid Thoft will be the guest speaker at our meeting on Thursday, October 10th, at 7 pm in the Stadler Room, Third Place Commons, Lake Forest Park. SinC members are invited to a dinner with Ingrid before the program at 5 pm, at the Everest Kitchen, Lake Forest Park. Please RSVP by Mon, … Continue reading October 10th: Ingrid Thoft, author of the Fina Ludlow PI series
According to our bylaws, all four of our officer positions must turn over at the end of this year. We hope our chapter – that's you! – will step up to this opportunity successfully, so we have a smooth transition and continue the growth we've seen over the past two years. Nominations from members … Continue reading Join the 2020 SinC leadership team: It’s a great opportunity for you!
September 12th at 7pm Stadler Room, Third Place Commons Lake Forest Park Town Center (upper level) 17171 Bothell Way, Lake Forest Park We'll kick off the fall with a program designed to help us get to know each other – and give you a chance to practice your 2-minute pitch! Everyone – published, not-yet-published, still writing, thinking … Continue reading Meet & Greet, Show & Tell!