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Writer's Garet

October, 2012

Quick Literary Links
Mondays:
VORT TING Literary Talks
Tuesdays:
Stone Soup Peer Critiques [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_PYCSyaUgGLAXZpLOzfcLrorx-kfItEU7FdfQk9USG6H0tw-AQTui9qr9dr7Ioz7HTRCqBuOjjJ-OripslEgBIvah6A7KWsRRJn5ak6AM_H75wIBxQnPpbEQ7yi_0VVO6kqCoDLzZZaaQ==]
THIS Wednesday:

Reyna Grande
THIS Thursday & Friday:
Marilynne Robinson
THIS FRIDAY: Last Day
for DISCOUNTS for Classes
& Workshops with
Marc Nieson & Mark Wagenaar
2nd Thursdays:Poetry Discussion  [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_PYCSyaUgGLAXZpLOzfcLrorx-kfItEU7FdfQk9USG6H0tw-AQTui9qr9dr7Ioz7HTRCqBuOjjJ-OripslEgBIvah6A7KWsRRJn5ak6AM_H75wIBxQnPpbEQ7yi_0VVO6kqCoDLzZZaaQ==]
Saturdays (2nd & 4th): Mixed Genre Stone Soup Peer Critique Workshops [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_PYCSyaUgGLAXZpLOzfcLrorx-kfItEU7FdfQk9USG6H0tw-AQTui9qr9dr7Ioz7HTRCqBuOjjJ-OripslEgBIvah6A7KWsRRJn5ak6AM_H75wIBxQnPpbEQ7yi_0VVO6kqCoDLzZZaaQ==]
Oral Fixation Tues., Nov. 6
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Thurs., Nov. 8 [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_OuFd8nFYu3NBtdHyV417rP82Yn-DDvbC2i86OlT4ASCBdHWLXYHEXMFvNax4DMnmc7-zXJbvXtT6tcbkOl91cHuHoslmM7dhPZCIjnjxkTfamPk9xPROkeGCAdIX1N5f8=]
Still Coming THIS FALL...
Thanks to Our Supporters
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Check out our website [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_Ny03RL7nE3L56gGMSiYAjG6TTsL0j9jWa21iiqqs1waiIkon_J8hPeKzexyckIvtEN4CVkO1OWeuQ2g0kzotWo3XyFMM-F0qs1GtdOeVGP-Q==]
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for upcoming classes
& workshops
CPE CREDIT NOW AVAILABLE!
Click here [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_NY3t1UDMxN4F1FpguA1CX0iisUGXkI4Kl2sXoQamP6jBvvZDJCTlKpF1cp3mbUjhzZUG1ksVoZOQwH0xQ19l68TkV_SvptfSdL2ES2lkeknhwxkHyz90TP]to
learn about our other programs or download [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_O_0DxrJvpydTh5nyniCaHTNebAtuQ-67zcvTB5JvSXRnvbbrSreFMBInlJHlOSuUyp2evfDyM1a2DveKIpm3uusvrbmoTVnE1EKooWAPsXuZb8yHkUSttOJBGLBkrytjC-tN7CKpqBLkV7BpxVg_MKNukACqUcOWJ5XTYj2BY1tKA55wjhxgAp]
a pdf of our calendar
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They give really good story...
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Next up, Tues. Nov. 6--Stay tuned for more...
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STILL coming THIS FALL:
Award-winning fiction-writers  REYNA GRANDE; esteemed poets FREDERICK TURNER, SUSAN
BRIANTE, MARK WAGENAAR; celebrated Screenwriter/ Fiction--writer MARC NEISON; Brazilian
poet
SALGADO MARANHÃO
with translator ALEXIS LEVITIN; local / Texas writers SANDERIA SMITH,
and others...!
Community partners include the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, SMU,
the MAC, Arts & Letters Live / DMA, PEN Texas, Carve Magazine, UNT, Oral Fixation,
Lucky Dog Books, KERA, DASN, Promise House,
Trinity River Mission,
and many others!
When you join The Writer's Garret, you join a whole community that values reading
and writing.
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Also returning to town THIS WEEK!

appearing at SMU

for two evenings,

Thursday, Oct. 25,
and Friday, Oct. 26.
Receptions at 6 PM;
Lectures / reading
at 6:30!
Tickets are FREE!!
For more information
or to register,
click here [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_OEiHfUmC2pISvfW8Q2cGdkp1kpcmbh3yVW8Aom9IhMiGa9UKpMAn0OvWAVxKR5_sAdw1Au057bRaY2AqRtfWRXeX84wGSJ-7UM-2MOSTCVKVNVPXK-zeWLFpneLb2kjUKqxW2sC_27Nt9QPGODe_BK45Beb7DWUKxLgSCBg2h7aKJ5tNt27oJmrTzj7c2LygenYR_EW8IrI4pDXdXVK_G9Zw1T28J6uNQ=]
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THANK YOU
FOR YOUR GENEROSITY AND SUPPORT ON NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY!

Memberships renewed NOW will be good through December 31, 2013 (that's almost half
a year's membership FREE!)
Missed DONORBRIDGE? NO PROBLEM!!!
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AND TONIGHT, THE STONE SOUP PORTABLE POTABLE
POETRY WORKSHOP MEETS TO DISCUSS THIS VERY BOOK AND ALL IT CAN DO FOR YOUR WRITING
AND SELF-EXPRESSION!
Our monthly meeting is based on the teachings of our late co-founder, Jack Myers,
and led by his widow, Thea Temple,
who directs The Writer's Garret and holds an MFA
in Creative Writing
ONLY TWO MORE MEETINGS THIS FALL:
Tonight, Oct. 23, and Tues. Nov. 27
7-9 p.m.
We meet at Lucky Dog Books, 10801 Garland Ave [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_OYGjEwTvR8b55C5T_9B4FZJLX3pXcGjjYEkQ0goZiHm048c7C-eRVmcJk6G2KfrKCQYpn7jEd6GTuJUScM25ft78dGBESQo6MQCkjMQnM2lP1GKPJAA24gEGP2WzllZoo94-mVrZ3wwyFIcOrUbKj_7xRAc1CiGYJXxvUK8daxkKJrStARIQuru5Lf1hh1OfkcG6IX965947OVJvSdRy8Cm2C4fSfxFKbGh_Qjen7rYSxLWA85PrHtsxPOOlTllEJV1ds759MF4bXMPtbfobtKrmpi5AGXBM5p_Jtl1T3DlLAxXRd4kNYATcjExYQ48lFcn6o0mo34BbuTuAaJPvCtGTkrK54166Eyew0XrhyEDAVGHVU037fLti-2EGQdDtJn1lDP_bEyCtZILcWsKSoD82ACRbV4tB8D46QOQl3vBbB-_-fGRUWZMGQhlI6jqDoBdvIyVbHJic1jKXEuqu61XoVBLtsL0SsVpK4p87PgfHoZzhhpwI17X8Qxdc38KQzISMlcpk0EE6hsDUAOKeS9I-xFz-25GIor4eJTkBLteULoYmH7j3sc].
in Dallas,
1/4 mile from Casa Linda, between Peavy and Centerville (right next to The Writer's
Garret)
Bring  a bottle of wine, grapes, or a snack to share.
Good  conversation is always more fun with good food
and good people.
JOIN US (first visit is FREE and only $3 thereafter)
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EARLY BIRD EXTENDED UNTIL 5 p.m.
THIS FRIDAY FOR UPCOMING WORKSHOPS with VISITING CARVE MAGAZINE
WINNER, screenwriter/fiction writer/poet
MARC NEISON, and poet MARK WAGENAAR!
"The Art of Metaphor"
and
"On Process and Progress"
withMarc Nieson
TWO separate workshops
for all writers at all levels
Saturday, Nov. 3
Take together for big savings or take separately
Learn more / register here... [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_MdwkbqIbV_uXWmbzaxGE6skYUpJOnwILt5MHXAyKjGsshL51CU6T4MoZddyn1x_r5u2roJUT0I-z0JjD7THycHYeV9wkxX44C7aNpWE73RH3sPlEX3DvEUvyqmDBxo7YPUkpz2mXM4Aw==]
Mark Wagenaar teaches a 4-week Poetry Workshop
Monday evenings starting Nov. 5, 7:30-9:30 PM
Learn more / register here ... [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_NII6HmyD9ZN_mVLqwSs2c5Js8yuLpus6d5bmGeF8n-qufrrNAcH4NINpyobeZzSn8UqGWuNszLuvXrZeil-b9iozyQR_7v3ojvzS0FHhNcWJiB1ZzrYGPVmZD8wslcmvRUNeHseLjimQ==]
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Reyna Grande
at Lucky Dog Books in Oak Cliff,

633 West Davis Street
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Wed. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

FREE Reading, Talk,
& Book Signing
Read the GREAT review of Reyna Grande's latest book,
The Distance Between Us,
in the LA Times
by clicking here. [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_NGw5-Fw6f_Nj21wdJIOHpkAnklM7yRggvD7DJVHMKBS6v0OruVvQqXtO4lqvyH0FWO2ceNp2keLu3kA_NXLiJpSY6_FQacFLp0EVWckrTg66fjzSk-qyaBjJVSHGGwczo9aa-3gqbtNfArZXQZRPf5d17fWdktmQT4q7orbZ_0v1VPb5xDZndNP71qLZEemIs=]

Learn more or register here... [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_PJldNRXRAZ0svliObtvep5QgQwpZNcX4XsaVI_aEDSBSz0XF4_jkyiKNsT1kkAIiTKHFT5k7ndTSdc0MghVDSZ0kRpIh1ONsuBppEe12yfJVwnFNK5sXOmbusYeHVRodtwCd1Syt32nw==]

This event is FREE and open to the public!
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VORT TING  Literary Discussions

MONDAYS 7-9 PM

The Writer's Garret

10809 Garland Road, Dallas 75218

Not Free, but durned close:
$20 in advance or $25 walk-in
or purchase an entire section
Register here [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_MTTX76p289wiZy-Cra3SF0C008V2_i8ZUXoxQ6Ss6H6gtjrKhS0HtuGCGVcII0a0USkce3TfnOpncaS3-eW9IjOKYD6lroEBoHoUXr7QBU6KJuMRokS4DlXzur9jraZ1c=]

All about books, writers, trends, and literary topics for readers and writers!

TWO INDEPENDENT INSTALLMENTS REMAIN FOR

"THE LADIES OF LOWELL," Oct. 22 and 29

"The Ladies of Lowell"

Oct. 29: Discussion will center on Lady Poets
Elizabeth Bishop, Anne Sexton, Sylvia Plath, and others, and their connection (or
lack of)
to Robert Lowell

Session 2, Nov. 15, 12, 19, & Dec. 3:  "The Best of On-Line Literature"

Session 3, Feb. 4-25:  "The Art of Translation"

Session 4, March 4-2:  "Fairy Tale Poetry"

$20 per visit with advance registration ($25 walk-in)

Members: $60 per 4-week session

General Public: $72 per 4-week session

(*Vort Ting literally translates from the Danish into "Our Thing")
Learn more here... [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_OeX_keuHPe4IXF8_VchkseEmJQsqmZJrYhx0vP_85u2fo4neCVQQ-1U2OqDWvTII5UGTaNzojdspPjpQG4R1Q_0bqZB55NnWZOj6g3nbVVnCfSRkCIfVwgeOGj20hpmzDHXgamnG_k6Q==]
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VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO
ALL
OF
YOU!

The Writer's Garret is made possible by the support
of many individuals, corporations, foundations, nonprofits,

educational institutions, and governmental agencies who understand the value of
reading, writing, and the literary arts!

This season of educational programs and events
has been made possible by the following:

National Endowment for the Arts [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_NfcSsTDnu9Olr3m5yr4jNC-dAmXfkNqWfZdWNW20h4Nj3EBHJRNtC0yFMSEFEaUzigH7i2Rvi0zblIjNiX0o_TF6zWmKMi7Nw=];
Lucky Dog Books [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_O8_63T1iQ0E6fCm_M3eU804J2VYzUqzOeMNplyuJOoksqb-U7YcNW-OSyYZhMLlTON0v7sdPQf9KHLp22C8t773pqPwfuNbOzbJl281KyAXponya-l0O9vMaCjeukldfs=];
City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_MPewqtm0lMff3WXenJS96h4GzwydWv_xca1ruRYChIHWpRTGCGJjWZkPlBve9wlt3_IN9LCmSGmopWByNKvIF4YlcPBkF5w9qrfzBPdaJmEA==];
George and Fay Young Foundation; Texas Commission on the Arts [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_ND0DTcLicEeaCU67wcBgnsFAWBl5t4Cuf-0AArSCkS_avp1XxosPnmU0LOCWgifpzVHDtIjpz4F_mlJURMdqAjF5jSGhX-6QFWNFZ2OalDyg==];
M.B. and Edna Zale Foundation [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_OYMhoUx7ofWYAzOShNLDA-xkH71N1pdUGEBsGB1Rbz-BWyBRF0zF3Tx7US8p-L0T_h6ZyCqFTY7cBNVjI1JgzWttizq_PpKT5odTHjaxSHc_GTqL0UbNDi];
Target; R.L. & Phyllis Glazer Fund; Heritage Auctions (HA.com) [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_MeVc8Uic2-5AxA5lDyKNrn_sOhUnnbI-pS5xo05YrghJZmCxZAKCbvWhEklmqg7-cXayQJNBe6UpaJNVJyHOF--05m5QD6nzFlBPqucBFV3Xm_ZTv8FWm6];
Allied World Assurance Company [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_M9YWj1yUnhkgVu_NtsYmUDQumxyi4tFBKGNZTKmu0Y0BaG2IPzpnQFsPjRYhheXsDp4Y3i_8Kg4ClRZGem6kyLSXci3pszi5M=];
Dallas AfterSchool Network [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_NEFUdUaZlgTXIQdZeo5XXrOEu9kC3UG43LvM30ISUdgwnLDx6PKiCyTkVkIBAXjSfhQ0ZhpYJXMUynng0yHjZdmDgjZqYdD0Y=];
Big Thought [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001j_cNKV50a_Phakdg5zkJQcW-XxQ0J0VUa0V8kw1LseT72gm-BgVSeC4H-R63kbFoOzlTLRqjcphFiK87W4N668knStGREK6Gpp7YshkGce8SRtmRvef_Qw==];
Mike and Debra Decker; Bob and Donna Beavers; Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP; The Cattarulla
Fund of The Dallas Foundation; donors to the Jack Myers and Jacob Myers Funds; and
our members, Board of Trustees, and Board of Sponsors.

(If we have inadvertently left anyone off this list,

please let us know asap. We WANT to thank you!)



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