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April 2019 Notable Maryland Author Stephen Hunter

Stephen Hunter "Because I'm too old for tragedy. I like a nice happy ending too." Stephen Hunter Stephen Hunter is an award winning American novelist, essayist, and film critic. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri, and grew up in Evanston, Illinois. His mother wrote children's books. The Army d...

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Updates for MWA Members

The latest editions of Quick Notes from the President and Quarterly Newsletter are now available for members. Login to your member account and then click on the links under the 'Member' menu to learn more about MWA happenings, writer submission and contest opportunities, member successes, craft insi...

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Apr 25

Baltimore Chapter Meeting-April 25, 2019 with Leslie Atkins-Storytelling Tactics and Techniques

Storytelling is a valuable art for writers to master. In this workshop, learn methods for telling a great story, and for using stories to inspire and build rapport.

Apr 29

MWA Board Meeting - April 29

The next MWA Board meeting will be Monday, April 29, 2019.

May 18

Frederick County Chapter: Social Media's Role in Your Book Journey

Author Lakita Wilson discusses developing your online presence to draw readers to yourself and your work.

May 21

MWA Board Meeting - May 21, 2019

The next MWA Board meeting will be Tuesday, May 21, 2019 7:00 PM

May 30

Baltimore Chapter Meeting-May 30 2019 with Amy Kaplan-Purple Grass And Green Cows: How To Create Believable Worlds In Science Fiction And Fantasy

Having a great story isn’t enough. If the world your characters live in isn’t believable, it won’t hold your readers. Learn how to create an environment that will grab your readers. Don’t forget to bring writing materials. This is a hands-on workshop.

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MWA chapter meetings are open to the public and are free to MWA members and first-time guests. Returning non-members will be asked to pay $5. Non-members wishing to join MWA may do so at meetings or here

Events marked 'FYI' are not MWA events, and are provided as a courtesy for the benefit of members and supporters.

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