Tag: Allan Guthrie

WLW Meeting 18/02/2014

This week saw a huge turn out as we welcomed author, agent and publisher Allan Guthrie to give a workshop on getting published. To an audience of thirteen people – we almost ran out of chairs! – Allan gave us the following tips, ideas and suggestions:

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The Worst Ways to Begin Your Novel

The Worst Ways to Begin Your Novel

After the visit of Allan Guthrie last night I thought we should continue that theme with this great post from Chuck Sambuchino on The Write LifeĀ about the Worst Ways to Begin Your Novel. Taken from the 2014 Guide to Literary Agents, Chuck‘s post list quotes from a wide range of literary agents talking about their …

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WLW Meeting 04/02/2014

WLW Meeting 04/02/2014

This week saw a smaller turn out than normal due to everyone being ill it seemed. We hope our members get better soon. Below you’ll find a news update, the work read tonight and the visiting author from last week.

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WLW Meeting 21/01/2014

WLW Meeting 21/01/2014

This week we had a turn out of eight people including a new member Elizabeth. Along side our usual meeting activities we also did a short writing exercise which you can try for yourself.

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WLW Meeting 07/01/2014

WLW Meeting 07/01/2013

Our first meeting of 2014 saw a turnout of eight people including a new comer Iain. This Week’s News Crime writer and literary agent Allan Guthrie has agreed to run a workshop for us on the 18th of February about how to get published. Anne E announced on the 9th of January the first read …

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