We are a community of Houston-area writers striving to help each other in our craft as we strive toward writing careers. The Guild was founded in 1998 by Roger Paulding with seven participants and has grown to more than 200 today. Over its first fifteen years, the Guild sponsored 36 workshops and six 2-day conferences. Roger led the group until 2013, when he passed the reins to Pamela Fagan Hutchins.

 Won’t you join us in some of our great programs? Browse our site to see all we have to offer.

Members receive substantial discounts on workshops, conferences and contests.  Feel free to sign up for our monthly newsletter, whether you join or not. You must be a member to participate in critique circles (although you can visit once as a guest).

Each year we are run by elected members. Here is our 2014-2015 Officers and Staff who welcome you to contact them about their areas of responsibility:

Officers/Board
President Elizabeth White    elizabeth at writespacehouston dot org
Vice President/Learning Programs Enos Russell    enosrussell at gmail dot com
Treasury/Membership Denise Satterfield    denfield97 at aol dot com
Secretary/Communications Fern Brady    hwgsubmissions dot newsletter at gmail dot com
Outgoing President Pamela Fagan Hutchins    pamela at pamelahutchins dot com
Staff
Media and Promotion Jason Schaefer    jasonbschaefer at gmail dot com
Technology Lilia Fabry    l_fabry at hotmail dot com
Publications Kyle Russell    kjrussell.write at gmail dot com
AV Needs & Facilities Louis Epstein    le at bestentertainers dot com
Contests Claire Ashby    loveclaireashby at yahoo dot com
Author Events & Sales Kay Kendall    kaykendalltx at yahoo dot com
Program Staffing Rebecca Nolen
rlnolen at hotmail dot com

For general information, contact:

Houston Writers Guild

P.O.B. 31160, Houston

TX 77231

houstonwritersguild@hotmail.com

713-721-4773

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