SAN ANGELO WRITERS CLUB


US HOW YOU CAN HELP CLEAR THE SHELTERS THIS WEEKEND. TO GO ANYWHERE. “CONCHO VALLEY LIVE” STARTS RIGHT NOW. [MUSIC]. Amanda: WELCOME EVERYONE. JOINING US NOW ARE LAUREL SCOTT AND JOHN POSTER HOP. HOW ARE YOU TODAY IN THIS AFTERNOON? WERE DOING GREAT THANK YOU FOR HAVING US ON. Amanda: ABSOLUTELY THANK YOU FOR JOINING US ON TODAY ON THE SHOW. WE’VE GOT THE AUTHORS FAIR COMING UP THIS WEEKEND. YES. IT’S ON SATURDAY IN THE DOWNTOWN LIBRARY OF THE STEPHEN CENTRAL LIBRARY. WHAT IT IS IT’S KIND OF A TRIBUTE TO OUR PUBLISHED AUTHORS. JUST LIKE EVERYONE KNOWS ABOUT THE ARTISTS AND ABOUT THE MUSICIANS IN TOWN. FOR SUCH A CREATIVE COMMUNITY. WE HAVE ALL OF THESE AUTHORS THAT PEOPLE MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT. SO WE’VE BROUGHT THEM ALL TOGETHER. THE EACH HAVE A TABLE AND WE WILL BE SIGNING COPIES OF THEIR BOOKS. WE WILL HAVE A PERIOD OF TIME ON A SCHEDULE TO TALK ABOUT THEIR PROCESS OR THEIR PROJECTS OR WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR QUESTIONS OF SOMEONE IT IS INTERESTED AND THERE’S A WIDE VARIETY OF AUTHORS. IT’S POETS AND SHORT STORIES AND NOVELS, NONFICTION. ALL KINDS OF THINGS. THEN JOHN, IS TREASURER OF THE CLUB BUT HE’S ALSO ONE OF THE AUTHOR SETS GOING TO BE PRESENTING. ALL RIGHT. I’VE GOT THE SCHNOZ OF THE RINGS. THIS IS A PARODY OF JR TOW CONSORT OF THE RINGS. IT’S MUCH SHORTER. IT’S FUNNY. THIS IS THE BOOK I WILL BE SIGNING AND TALKING ABOUT. Amanda: I LIKE THE COVER. I WILL TALK ABOUT THIS ON SATURDAY. THAT’S WHAT IT’S ABOUT. FOR THE PUBLIC IT’S FREE. SOBER INVITING PEOPLE TO COME ANY TIME TO COME AND GO. AUTHORS WILL HAVE GIFTS OR CANDY OR COOKIES OR THINGS LIKE THAT. IT’S A WONDERFUL PLACE TO BE ON SATURDAY. IT’S AIR-CONDITIONED. IF YOU KIND OF HAVE A BOOK IN THE BACK OF YOUR HEAD THIS MIGHT BE A GREAT PLACE TO GET STARTED. IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, THIS MIGHT BE A GREAT PLACE TO FIND SOMEONE WITH ANSWERS. THEN OF COURSE IF YOU’RE INTERESTED YOU CAN ALWAYS JOIN THE WRITERS CLUB. MEETING OUR FIRST MONTHLY MEETING IS THE FOLLOWING TUESDAY. Amanda: WHERE DO YOU MEET? WE NEED OUT OF BUILDING CALLED FIRST PLACE ON HARRIS STREET, 14TH E. TERRACE. ACROSS THE STREET ROM BLAINE’S PUB. THERE’S A PARKING LOT FOR THIS CLASSROOM BUILDING. WE MEET AT 6:30 THE SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH SEPTEMBER THROUGH MAY. WE ARE STARTING OUR CLUB MEETINGS JUST A FEW DAYS AFTER THIS AUTHORS FAIR. WE USUALLY HAVE PROGRAMS. WE HAVE AUTHORS THAT COME TO SPEAK WHERE PEOPLE TALK ABOUT EVERYTHING FROM HOW TO GET YOUR BOOK SELF PUBLISHED. HOW TO FIND A GOOD EDITOR. WHAT TO LOOK FOR. THERE’S ALL KINDS OF TIPS. YOU CAN FIND OUT IT ABOUT IT ON THE WEB. OR ON FACEBOOK. HE IS OUR WEBMASTER AND HE’S DONE A WONDERFUL WEBSITE. IT’S ONE OF THE GREATEST BENEFITS OF BEING A MEMBER OF THE CLUB. OR IF YOU WANT ONE YOU CAN EITHER LEAK TO THIS WEBSITE WHICH IS SAN ANGELA WRITERS CLUB.WORK AND YOU CAN GO THERE RIGHT NOW TO FIND OUT ANYTHING ABOUT THE AUTHORS FAIR INCLUDING WHO IS GOING TO BE THERE AND WHAT TIME THEY WILL BE SPEAKING. YOU MIGHT WANT TO SEE A PARTICULAR PERSON. AND ANOTHER THING IS OF COURSE IF YOU’RE LOOKING FOR SPEAKER FOR YOUR CLUB MEETING OR SOMETHING. THIS IS A GREAT PLACE TO GO TO FIND PEOPLE WHO ARE DOING DIFFERENT KINDS OF WRITING AND HAVE BACKGROUNDS THAT MIGHT BE REALLY HELPFUL. Amanda: TO HAVE ANY AUTHORS THAT WRITE CHILDREN’S BOOKS THAT WILL BE AT THE EVENT? I DON’T KNOW SPECIFICALLY, DO WE? I THINK WE DO. I THINK WE HAVE A COUPLE OF CHRISTMAS BOOKS. Amanda: THAT WAY PEOPLE CAN BRING THE ENTIRE FAMILY AND SOME LITTLE ONES THAT MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN WRITING CAN LEARN MORE INFORMATION ON THAT AS WELL. WE WILL HAVE CHOCOLATES AT HER TABLE AS WELL. Amanda: ONCE AGAIN THE SAN

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