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Upcoming Events

  • June 24th SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Jun 24
    Cape Girardeau
    Jun 24, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Doug Sikes from Acclaim Press will be speaking to us!
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  • July 22nd 2023 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Jul 22
    Cape Girardeau
    Jul 22, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Karen Uban and Karen Simons will be presenting a talk titled "Twists and Turns: Plotting With Surprises"
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  • Aug 26th 2023 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Aug 26
    Cape Girardeau
    Aug 26, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Speaker and Topic TBD
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  • Sept 23rd 2023 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Sep 23
    Cape Girardeau
    Sep 23, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Bob Miller will be speaking to us! And there will be a library author showcase event following!!
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  • Oct 28th 2023 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Oct 28
    Physical Place TBD
    Oct 28, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    Physical Place TBD
    Author get-together! Joint meeting with the Heartland Writers Guild. Potluck?? Time TBD.
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  • Dec 9th 2023 SMWG Party!
    Sat, Dec 09
    Physical Location TBD.
    Dec 09, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Physical Location TBD.
    Potluck Christmas Party time!! Merry Christmas Authors! Location TBD. Contact the group for more info.
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  • Jan 27th 2024 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Jan 27
    Cape Girardeau
    Jan 27, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Speaker and topic TBD
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  • Feb 24th 2024 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Feb 24
    Cape Girardeau
    Feb 24, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Speaker and Topic TBD
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  • March 23rd 2024 SMWG Meeting
    Sat, Mar 23
    Cape Girardeau
    Mar 23, 2024, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Cape Girardeau, 711 Clark St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701, USA
    Speaker and Topic TBD
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The BookLife Prize
Discovering Great Books, Supporting New Authors

The grand prize in both the Fiction and Nonfiction Contests is $5,000 and an author profile in Publishers Weekly, but all entrants receive a Critic’s Report, a brief critical assessment of their novel written by a Publishers Weekly reviewer.

The BookLife Prize Fiction Contest is now open through August 31.

https://booklife.com/about-us/the-booklife-prize.html

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A Listing of All US Writing Conferences

Catholic Writers Guild

The Rebirth of Catholic Arts and Letters

Schaumberg, Illinois from July 25-28, 2022, at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel

Christmas Party

It’s a Covered Dish Supper, So Bring a Yummy Plate To Share!

“Also, Bring Something As A Thanks to First Presbyterian for the use of their room! They provide help to the needy, so Clean Socks, or Winter Clothing in Good Condition That You Can Donate, Get In The Spirit!”
For Our Gift Exchange, Just Something Writing Related!

December 10th, 2022

Meeting time is 10:30 am

At The First Presbyterian Church
235 Broadway. Cape Girardeau

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