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The Writer’s Garret

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1250 Majesty Dr
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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March 2020

Writer’s Block Workshop with Ebony Stewart

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Writer’s Garret, 1250 Majesty Dr
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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Writers block isn't real... Or is it? Come to this workshop and learn different techniques to help tackle writers block and get clear about what you need in order to bring your best self to the expression of poetry. This workshop will consist of discussion, note taking, and writing prompts. Ebony Stewart is an international touring poet and performance artist. Her work speaks to the black experience, with emphasis on gender, sexuality, womanhood, and race, with the hopes to be…

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Tapping Into Your Protagonist Voice with Alex Tremblador

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Writer’s Garret, 1250 Majesty Dr
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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In this workshop, you'll get to know your protagonist intimately, so you can accurately capture their voice and craft a more authentic story. In this workshop, you'll map your character's likes, dislikes, fears, interests, and more with the intent of finding out who they are. In addition to leaving with a character map, you'll also leave with a few paragraphs that reflect your character's voice. Alex Temblador is the Dallas-based author of the award-winning novel, Secrets of the Casa Rosada.…

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Reading: Ann Howells & Christopher Lee Manes

March 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Writer’s Garret, 1250 Majesty Dr
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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  Ann Howells edited Illya’s Honey for eighteen years. Her books include  Under a Lone Star (Village Books, 2016) and So Long As We Speak Their Names (Kelsay Books, 2019) as well as Cattlemen & Cadillacs, an anthology of D/FW poets. Her chapbook Black Crow in Flight, was published through Main Street Rag’s 2007 competition, and Softly Beating Wings won the 2017 William D. Barney Competition (Blackbead Books). Painting the Pinwheel Sky, persona poems relating to Vincent Van Gogh, will…

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