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Author Bruce Gehweiler Gets the Hook

 Author Bruce Gehweiler Shares His “Hooks” at Coming CAG Meeting.

Bruce Gehweiler

Bruce Gehweiler

Bruce Gehweiler gets it. As an author, editor, book packager, speaker and former publisher he knows all too well it’s that all-important “hook” that draws readers into a story.

Speaking at the Monday, September 19th, 7PM meeting of the Christian Authors Guild, Gehweiler will be sharing “Hooking Your Reader”, a topic aspiring writers won’t want to miss.  Bruce will also have on hand his books “The Christian Entrepreneur” and “Breaking into Fiction Writing” for sale and signing.

The Christian Authors Guild meets on the third Monday of each month at Prayer & Praise Christian Fellowship, 6409 Bell Ferry Rd., Woodstock, GA 30107. The meeting is free and open for both members of the CAG as well as visitors.

Here are some other interesting items about Bruce you might have not know:

In 1992, he won the Dragon Con Writing Contest and was a finalist in the Writers of the Future Contest. His fiction includes Where Angels Fear, Cowboys in Space, Lai Wan, Hear Them Roar, The Dead Walk Again and the forthcoming The Lost Adventures of Teddy Roosevelt. Non-fiction titles include Profitable Publishing, Breaking into Fiction Writing, The Christian Entrepreneur and the forthcoming How to Create Mobile Income Machines and The Mystery of White Powder of Gold.

     Bruce is the editor of New Mythos Legends, Crypto-Critters volumes I & II, Frontiers of Terror, and Barbarians at the Jumpgate. In 1996, he founded Marietta Publishing which was the first publisher to create cross-genre books. Marietta Publishing won the 2007 Dream Realm Award for Best Anthology and the 2008 Eppie Award for Best E-Book Anthology. Bruce was the publishing consultant for the huge bestselling children’s book The Elf on the Shelf. He sold Marietta Publishing in 2013 to focus on writing and creative writing coaching.

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Word Weavers Woodstock Launch

Word Weavers Woodstock

Attention writers! Word Weavers is coming Woodstock, Georgia!Word Weavers Logo

Word Weavers Woodstock will conduct their “Launch” informational meeting on Monday, August 29, at 7 PM at the Prayer & Praise Christian Fellowship, 6409 Bells Ferry Rd., Woodstock, GA 30189.

     This is a full educational meeting about the Word Weavers organization and their famous critiquing method. 

Members of the Christian Authors Guild are encouraged to attend this informative meeting as well as anyone interested in learning more about the Word Weavers organization, operations, and benefits to aspiring writers.

Future Word Weavers Woodstock meetings with members-only participating (visitors may observe the WW critiquing method in action) are planned for October 3 and November 7, 2016, at 7PM at the same location as the Launch.

Meetings are planned to conclude at 9PM.

Writers wanting more information or to join Word Weavers Woodstock should peruse www.Word-Weavers.com 

Interested? Simply show up at the Launch meeting on 8/29. No advance registration is required. You might also choose to join the Facebook page of the new Word Weavers Woodstock. https://www.facebook.com/groups/496854700510029/

 

 

 

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