Friday, February 18, 2011

March 2011 Speaker: Michelle Stimpson

Join us on March 12th for a two-hour unique and  intriguing workshop given by Michelle Stimpson who will speak on writing characters of color (multi-cultural characters - staying true to characters without stereotyping), then will discuss developing sentence fluency and organization in your writing. 

Bestselling author Michelle Stimpson has penned several works, including Boaz Brown, Divas of Damascus Road, Breaking Bondage to Biscuits, The Good Stuff, Trouble In My Way, and her latest release, Last Temptation.  She also publishes short stories through her educational publishing company. Michelle is a part-time language arts consultant and serves in the Creative Tyme Ministry at her home church, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship. Michelle lives near Dallas with her husband, their two teenage children, and one crazy dog.

The DFW Ready Writers meet on the second Saturday of the month at 11am at La Hacienda Ranch Restaurant at 5250 Hwy. 121 in Colleyville.  This special 2-hour workshop is $15, plus the cost of lunch.  Visitors welcome!

Upcoming speakers include:
Lila Guzman - Writing for Children and Young Adults
Private Investigator - Brandon Parker
Don't forget about "The Many Faces of Christian Literature" free book fair on February 26th at Rush Creek Church.  Details listed on our blog post from February 7th.

We hope to see you On March 12th at La Hacienda Ranch Restaurant. 


Monday, February 7, 2011

Rush Creek Christian Church presents:
The Many Faces of Christian Literature
a Christian Book Fair

Eighteen authors of Christian/Inspirational literature will gather to sign and sell copies of their works to the general public.
Our goal is to educate the community about what is available via Christian authors and publishers.

WHEN: Saturday, February 26, 2011, 9:00am-1:00pm
WHERE: 2401 SW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX  (76017)
Enjoy the free cookie buffet, hourly door prizes, and entertainment.  

Participating authors include:  Janet Lee Barton, Renae Brumbaugh, Terry Burns, Vannetta Chapman, Mary DeMuth, Lena Nelson Dooley, Anne Greene, Leann Harris, Dr. Eldon Irving, Arlene James, Ronie Kendig, Jackie King-Scott, Beth Shriver, Lois Snell, Lynette Sowell, Michelle Stimpson, Arquila Todd, Rev. Chris Wilson  
Performers: Storyteller Annalon Gilbreah, Actress Lynne Gentry 
Schedule of Events: 
9am - Doors Open  
9:30am - Storytelling with Annalon Gilbreath   
10:30am- Dr. Eldon Irving speaks 
11:30am-Actress Lynne Gentry performs  
12:30pm - Storytelling with Annalon Gilbreath  
1pm- Doors Close 
For additional information, please contact RCCC at 817-465-5261.