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Sci-Fi Anthology Submissions Due February 15 to kjrussell.write at gmail dot com.
Montgomery County Book Festival, February 15, 9-5, Lone Star College (Conroe), free admission, visit the Houston Writers Guild table and get signed books from our authors.
Houston Author Bash, February 22, 9-6, free admission (get tickets in advance and see schedule here), Harmony Science Academy of West Houston
22400 Grand Corner Dr., Katy TX 77494, book signing with 60 authors, Q&A panel with HWG members C.C. Hunter and Pamela Fagan Hutchins.
Genre Manuscript Contest Submissions Due March 1 to houstonwritersguild at hotmail dot com
HWG Workshop and March Meeting:Saturday March 8, 2014, 1030-1130 am. Ebook Predictions for 2014 by Enos Russell. Adobe Connect also available. River Oaks “Looscan” Library, 2510 Willowick. Houston, Texas 77027.
HWG co-sponsored workshop with MFAH and GCFW: Sex, Gender, Desire: Exploring Queer Identity Through Poetry and Art. Presented by Scott Wiggerman. March 15th, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm at MFAH, $50 MFAH members, $55 non-MFAH members. See below for details and registration. Signup at http://goo.gl/jkaLdc.
HWG co-sponsored workshop with GCFW: Pitching to Agents and Editors, March 29th, 10-4. Members $45, nonmembers $55.
HWG Annual Agents & Editors Conference, April 11-13th, 2014. Commitments: Nikki Loftin for Keynote, Editor, Professor, Agent Pooja Menon, Agent Jennifer Udden, Agent Eddie Schneider, Agent Dawn Dowdle, Agent Jessica Kirkland, Acquiring Editor Stella Riley, Author Joy Preble, Professional Editors Meghan Pinson and Megan LaFollett.